SaturdayHLS in the Arts:

HLS 200 Film Festival: The Power of Film

Sep 16|11:15am - 5:30pm
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Screenings of ground-breaking films from the HLS community of students, alumni, and faculty. Discussions with the filmmakers and producers follow each screening.

11:15 am – Desta Reff ’13, “Narajeros” and “Blind Ambition”   WCC 2004
11:45 am – Rebecca Richman Cohen ’07, “Untouchable”   WCC 2009
12:15 pm – Sam Koplewicz ’16, “They Are Alone”   WCC 1010
12:30 pm – Joel Motley ’78, “The Trials of Constance Baker Motley”   WCC 2004
1:00 pm – Mike Wiser ’03, “League of Denial: The NFL’s Concussion Crisis (Part 1)”   Pound 102
2:00 pm – Adam Hootnick ’01, “What Carter Lost”   WCC 2004
2:30 pm – Adam Stofsky ’04, “Short Form Videos from the New Media Advocacy Project: Cutting Edge Storytelling Strategies and Human Rights Advocacy”   WCC 2009
2:30 pm – Katie Sandson ’17, “EXPIRED? Food Waste in America”   Pound 100
2:45 pm – Lacey Schwartz ’03, “Little White Lie”   WCC 1010
3:15 pm – Susan Hackley, Managing director, Program on Negotiation, “A Child’s Guide to War”   Pound 100
3:45 pm – Inger Tudor ’92, “On Time”   Pound 102
4:30 pm – Elliot Thomson ’97 with Samantha Power ’99, and Juliette Kayyem ’95, “Le Refuge”   WCC 1010

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Featured Speakers:
Inger Tudor '92 Actress
Lacey Schwartz '03 Co-Founder, Truth Aid
Rebecca Richman Cohen '07 Filmmaker
Sam Koplewicz '16 Satter Fellow, Human Rights Watch
Adam Stofsky '04 Founder, New Media Advocacy Project
Joel Motley '78 Managing Director, Public Capital Advisors
Adam Hootnick '01 Filmmaker
Desta Reff '13 Filmmaker
Mike Wiser '03 Writer, Producer
Elliot Thomson '97 Writer/Director
Samantha Power '99 Anna Lindh Professor of the Practice of Global Leadership and Public Policy, Harvard Kennedy School and Professor of Practice, Harvard Law School; Associate Producer, "Le Refuge"
Juliette Kayyem '95 Chief Executive Officer, Zemcar
Katie Sandson '17 Clinical Fellow, Harvard Food Law and Policy Clinic
Susan Hackley Managing Director, Program on Negotiation at Harvard Law School