Special Diversity Spotlight: Last Chance
When: Tuesday, July 21 at 6 p.m.
Where: Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21
Come explore our new permanent exhibitions, screen the documentary, Last Chance, and take part in a panel discussion with Paul Émile d’Entremont, the film’s Director; Stuart Milk, a Global LGBTQ Human Rights Activist and Emily Coyle, a Founding Board Member of the Rainbow Refugee Association of Nova Scotia.
Directed by Paul Émile d’Entremont, Last Chance, tells the stories of five asylum seekers who flee their native countries to escape homophobic violence. Bringing to light the reality of individuals who boldly and bravely assert their differences, this documentary explores the hurdles they face while trying to integrate in Canadian society.
This film is rated 14A and presented in English in partnership with Halifax Pride Festival and Rainbow Refugee Association of Nova Scotia.
Museum Open House - 6 to 7 p.m.
Film Screening, Last Chance - 7 to 8:30 p.m.
Panel Discussion - 8:30 to 9 p.m.
Reception - 9 to 10 p.m.
Beverages will be available for purchase.