Breathe Free Film Screening
CET Studios, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Wednesday, January 10, 2018
1223 Central Parkway, Cincinnati, OH 45214-2812
Parking at the Town Center Garage if $5 (exact change is required)
Columbus Crossing Borders Art Exhibit
Xavier University Art Gallery at the A.B. Cohen Center
4:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Thursday, January 11, 2018
1658 Musketeer Drive, Cincinnati, OH 45207 (Free Parking)
The Columbus Crossing Borders film "Breathe Free" is a moving documentary that shares the stories of refugees and the artists inspired by those stories. Through the lens of filmmaker Doug Swift, we encounter those who fled war, violence and persecution. We witness the unease and fear surrounding U.S. border issues. And we learn how this leads to 34 artists producing a project based on forced migration. The Columbus Crossing Borders art exhibit opens at 10:00 a.m. the next day. Reception starts at 4:00 p.m. and more film screenings.
RSVP for the exhibit at https://columbuscrossingborders.eventbrite.com
and the free screening at https://breathefree.eventbrite.com
Presented by Catholic Charities Southwestern Ohio, CET-Think TV, Xavier University Department of Art, Sisters of Charity of Cincinnati and the Ursulines of Cincinnati in partnership with the Archdiocese of Cincinnati Social Action Office, Bellarmine Chapel, Immaculate Heart of Mary, Islamic Center of Greater Cincinnati - Rahma Community Services, St. Anthony Church (Madisonville) and Xavier University Center for interfaith Community Engagement.