POV film screening: Special Flight
Date: Tue. July 09, 2013
Time: 6:30 pm
4455 N. Lincoln Avenue
About this event:
Special Flight ia a dramatic account of the plight of undocumented foreigners at the Frambois detention center in Geneva, Switzerland, and of the wardens who struggle to reconcile humane values with the harsh realities of a strict deportation system. The 25 male inmates at the center are among the thousands of asylum seekers and illegal immigrants imprisoned without charge or trial and facing deportation to their native countries, where they fear repression or even death.