Feminist Film Nights – In the Time of the Butterflies – The Mirabal Sisters – 6.3.2016

Once a month IWS invites to you to get together, watch films about and/or by women and discuss them afterwards… Our next film is about the Mirabal sisters:

TheButterflies

In the Time of the Butterflies

Three sisters; Patria, Minerva, and Maria Teresa Mirabal, were murdered on the 25th November 1960 on the orders of the President of the Dominican Republic, Rafael Trujillo Molina (El Jefe). They were leading figures in a movement to bring democracy to the country. In memory of the Mirabal sisters, the UN designated the 25th November as the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women in 1999. The Mirabal sisters are pictured above – we will be showing the film based on their lives.

  • WHEN > 17.00 on Sunday, 06.03.16
  • WHERE > K9, Kinzigstr. 9, 10247 Berlin (U5 Samariterstr.)
  • The film is in English with Spanish subtitles
  • This event is only for WomenLesbianTransInter*
  • Event on facebook

 

Advertisements

Leave a comment

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s