Film Screening this Saturday: Wasteland

To continue to fundraise and open conversations about ‘Spaces of Expression’ the IPP CISV will host in Alexandria in less than 1 month, CISV Egypt’s Junior Branch, along with the IPP Staff will be hosting a movie night and discussion on social development through art.

Date & Time: Saturday, 1 December at 6-9pm
Film: Wasteland (2010) & Discussion on arts and social development afterwards
Place: CISV Office, 1 Sad El Aaly Street, Maadi

About the film: “Waste Land” is an award winning documentary by director Lucy Walker – An uplifting feature documentary highlighting the transformative power of art and the beauty of the human spirit. Top-selling contemporary artist Vik Muniz takes us on an emotional journey from Jardim Gramacho, the world’s largest landfill on the outskirts of Rio de Janeiro, to the heights of international art stardom. Vik collaborates with the brilliant catadores, pickers of recyclable materials, true Shakespearean characters who live and work in the garbage quoting Machiavelli and showing us how to recycle ourselves.

For more info: contact alex [dot] staff [at] eg [dot] cisv [dot] org or jb [at] eg [dot] cisv [dot] org