As part of a series of events in the context of UN Day, and to highlight UNRIC’s campaign to end violence against women and girls**. Ciné-ONU invites you to the screening of:
"OU VA LA NUIT"
Tuesday, 25 October - 6:30pm at the Goethe Institute Brussels.
Rose Mayer is a woman living in rural Belgium. Isolated by religion and circumstance, she endures both an abusive husband and a strained relationship with her son, Thomas, whose open homosexuality her husband refused to accept. After an act of desperation, reeling with doubt and denial, she seeks out her son in Brussels.
The film will be followed by a Q&A in French and English with:
Martin Provost (Director)
Dagmar Schumacher (Director UN Women Brussels Office)
The film is in French with English subtitles and has a runtime of 97 minutes.
* WHERE: Goethe Institute Brussels, Rue Belliardstraat 58 1040 Brussels
* WHEN: 25 October 2011- 6:30 PM
** UNRIC’s campaign to end violence against women and girls included an ad competition, the finalists of which will be on view at the Harlan Levey Projects Gallery, 37 Léon Lepagestraat 1000 Brussels from 22 Oct to 6 November.
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