Avant-première of the film "A story not to be forgotten"

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This event will be the opportunity to present an in preview of the educational film produced by the Slave Route project with the financial support from the Bulgarian Government.
This film sponsored by Lilian Thuram talks about the history of this tragedy as a docudrama mixing archival footage, productions by contemporary artists, film re-enactments, etc..
The slave trade and slavery are told here in their materiality, by borrowing the voices of these women and these men reduced to servitude, but also that of said master or that of the slave. Each tells of her experience (similar to some others): the deportation, plantations, everyday to ... The abolition of the slave system lived inside.
This projection, which will be attended by the Director-General of UNESCO and several personalities, followed by a short sequence exchange between children and experts on this topic (Françoise Vergès, Myriam Cottias, François Durpaire Lawrence Hill). Mariejosé Ali will be in charge of the animation of this promising dialogue.

Children, the target heart of this tool which is intended to be a modern way to promote the values held by UNESCO, will be closely associated with this event.

The event will be followed by drinks with group-Sinai OF Jazz: www.sinaidejazz.com


Type of Event Film projection
Start 26.04.2012 16:00 local time
End 26.04.2012 18:00 local time
Date to be fixed 0
Focal point Moussa Iye, Ali
Contact Khadija Touré, CLT/DDD/HMD, 849.45, k.toure@unesco.org
Country France
City Paris
Venue UNESCO Headquarters
Street 7, place de Fontenoy
Room Room XI
Permanent Delegation Contact
Major Programme
Language of Event French
Estimated number of participants 300
Official Website
Link 1 Website : The Slave Route
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