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Driving with Selvi - Film Screening at the Sun Theatre
Thu. 1 December 2016, 6:45 pm – 9:00 pm AEDT
Maribyrnong City Council invites you to a film screening and panel discussion, as part of the 16 Days of Activism.
Driving with Selvi tells the story of a young women who escapes an abusive forced marriage to start a brand new life, eventually becoming South India's first female taxi driver. It is an empowering human story with a brave and remarkable hero at its centre.
Winner: Truth to Power Documentary Award and Toronto Reel Asian International Film Festival 2015
Panel members Include:
Holy Crocket - Plan International Australia
Tasneem Chorpa - Australian Muslim Women's Centre for Human Rights
Please plan to arrive by 6.45pm for a 7pm start. Seating is unallocated for this event.
This is a free event, however there will be the opportunity to make a donation to McAuley Community Services for Women, a local women's family violence service.
Please notify us of any special requirements prior to the event:
Phone: 9688 0468