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Special Screening and Discussion of "A Girl in the River: The Price of Forgiveness"

YPFP has reserved 15 free tickets for members to attend a special screening of the Oscar® nominated HBO Documentary "A Girl in the River: the Price of Forgiveness" that will take place at the Asia Society on Thursday, February 18th from 6:30 to 8:15 p.m. The film will be followed by a conversation with the Academy Award-winning filmmaker Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy, moderated by author and journalist Kati Marton.

"A Girl in the River: The Price of Forgiveness" is the story of Saba, an 18-year-old Pakistani woman who is condemned to death for falling in love, but lives to tell the tale. Filmmaker Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy follows this tale as it unfolds, revealing some the complex forces at work in a country where more than 1000 women are killed in the name of “honor” every year.

Seating is limited. Please RSVP by February 12th to reserve your spot.

If you're a member, sign into your YPFP member account and register below. If you’re not a member, you may RSVP through this Google Form: https://goo.gl/e6e6Az.

This is part of our new series, YPFP Excursions, in which YPFP staff members lead a group of members to cultural events and other activities in the city.

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WHEN
February 18, 2016 at 6:30pm - 8:15pm
WHERE
Asia Society
725 Park Ave
New York, NY 10021
United States
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CONTACT
Erin Levi ·

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