Oct 8: Nobel Peace Laureate Kailash Satyarthi


 


Join us on Monday, October 8, at 5:30 p.m. to meet Nobel Peace Laureate Kailash Satyarthi.
Learn about his life’s work on behalf of children in India,
through conversation and a private showing of THE PRICE OF FREE (formerly titled Kailash),
a suspenseful yet intimate look at one man’s groundbreaking struggle to liberate every child possible from slavery.
Monday, October 8, 2018
Institute on the Environment
1954 Buford Avenue, St. Paul Campus
Seminar Room, R380
5:30 – 8:00 pm
Refreshments will be served

The film begins at 6 p.m. and runs for ~90 minutes and will be followed by a Q & A with Kailash Satyarthi

This is a private showing, in advance of the film's public release in late November 2018, and is open to University of Minnesota students, faculty, and staff.
*** Please RSVP here ***

Space is limited to 80 people.

Winner of the Grand Jury Prize for Best Documentary at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival, THE PRICE OF FREE (formerly titled Kailash) follows Nobel Peace Laureate Kailash Satyarthi and his team of leaders around the world through gripping secret raids and quests for missing children in the hopes of ending the cycle of poverty which forces them and their families into dreadful circumstances. Refusing to be daunted by the impossible, they have succeeded in rescuing over 87,000 children and created a global movement which has resulted in legislation which helps protect young children. THE PRICE OF FREE, by director Derek Doneen and Oscar winning filmmaker Davis Guggenheim “An Inconvenient Truth,” “He Named Me Malala”.

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Jan Gerstenberger
Director, Partnerships and Development | Institute on the Environment
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