October 13th 2017: Opening reception & free film screening: The Price of Sex (Liu Lobby Gallery)

You are invited to join us Friday Oct 13th at the Lobby Gallery for the opening of our fall photography exhibition AND a free public film screening of the award-winning documentary film The Price of Sex, by Bulgarian-American filmmaker and photographer Mimi Chakarova. This work is an intimate insider portrait into global sex trafficking of young women and has won numerous international awards. It may be best suited for mature audiences and contains some distressing content. See priceofsex.org

 

You can read more, including the artist’s biography and Artist Statement, on the Liu Events page. Doors open 6:30-10pm @ The Liu Institute for Global Issues, UBC.

 

Click here for Price of Sex Poster

 

This is a free event with an rsvp on Eventbrite as seats are limited. Hope you can come! Film starts @ 7:15pm (73 min long), followed by a panel and audience discussion led by Peter Klein of the Global Reporting Centre, Nicole Barrett, and Patricia Leidl. Please see the poster attached!

 

Photo Credit: Sam Howzit from flickr/ Creative Commons