When: Mon., March 12, 7-9 p.m. 2012
The JCC and Heartland Truly Moving Pictures will collaborate to show an award-winning, feature-length documentary, Waste Land. A discussion via Skype with the executive producer and a primary character from the film will follow the screening.
Highly-acclaimed film features the catadores, garbage pickers who survive amidst the rubbish of Rio de Janeiro’s enormous landfill. The film captures the determination and dignity of an entire sub-class of people who create a livelihood from the endless mounds of debris of urban life.
Price: $5 Public / $3 JCC member.