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Screening of ‘Motherland’ Documentary Feature Film in Washington DC
September 15, 2022 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm$20
Please join us for a special screening of what HuffPost’s Thom Senzee called, ‘Most Anticipated Documentary Film of 2020,’ the multi-award-winning ‘Motherland,’ presented by the Knights of Vartan.
Written, produced, and directed by filmmaker, journalist, and activist, Vic Gerami, ‘Motherland’ is a journalistic investigative documentary feature film about Azerbaijan’s, Turkey’s unprovoked genocidal attack on Artsakh (Nagorno-Karabakh) in 2020 and the massacre of 5,000+ people, and the two nations’ ongoing campaign of hate, violence, and disinformation against the indigenous Armenians.
The Cast of ‘Motherland’ includes seven (7) leading members of Congress, which makes this a unique film and the screening in the nation’s capital a vital milestone. The film’s cast includes Congressman Adam Schiff (D–CA), Sen. Bob Mendez (D–NJ), Congressman Frank Pallone Jr. (D-NJ), Congresswoman Jackie Speier (D-CA), Congresswoman Katie Porter (D-CA), Congressman Brad Sherman (D-CA), Congresswoman Barbara Lee (D-CA), and Baroness Caroline Cox, among others.
The event is on Thursday, September 15, at the Alexandria History Museum at the Lyceum. The doors open at 6:00 p.m., the screening starts at 7:00 p.m., and there will be a Q&A following the screening, beginning at 9:00 p.m.
Please watch the film’s trailer, visit the film’s website, and IMDB Page, review the press kit, and press release.
RSVP is required and a $20 cash donation will be collected at the door. Please RSVP through Eventbrite.