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Child labor: film screening and discussion

November 12, 2015 @ 7:00 pm

Jadal for Knowledge and Culture in collaboration with Laila Khan and Ahmad Awad are glad to invite you to the screening of 6 CUP CHAI, a short film by Laila Khan, followed by a Q&A with the film director and a discussion about child labor in Jordan, the reasons behind it and what can be done to prevent minors from engaging into hard labor.
The discussion will be held in English.

6 Cup Chai
Laila Khan, UK & India, 2014
7’ | Fiction | Color
Language: Hindi
Subtitles: English

This is the story of a boy who lives and work as a Tea Seller in Mumbai’s poorest slum, Dharavi. He has one simple wish, to go to school like the other children.

Laila Khan earned a BA in Moving Image at King’s College London and set up her own production company called Brainworks Picture Company. Her short 6 Cup Chai was screened at the Cannes Short Film Corner 2014 and won a Venus de Badalona award for Best Values at the 40th edition of the FILMETS Badalona Film Festival in Spain. She is now working on a documentary set in Jordan.

Details

Date:
November 12, 2015
Time:
7:00 pm
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Website:
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Organizer

Jadal Culture
Phone:
00962-7-99195993
Website:
http://www.facebook.com/jadal.amman

Venue

Jadal Culture
King Alhusain Street -Stairs 1 Medina, Amman, Jordan
Phone:
00962-7-99195993

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