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Friday, October 11 • 7:00pm - 8:30pm
"Departure" Short Film Purchase Tickets

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This is a story of a family who faces an important decision during the turbulent political environment in Brazil in 1964. The story is set in Rio de Janeiro, one week prior to the military revolution overthrows the civilian government. Feeling that their lives were in jeopardy, due to the potential political prosecutions against the outspoken intellectuals who opposed the political changes, a couple decide to ask a relative to take their daughter to the United States for safety purposes. The story shows how a confusing time in history can dismantle and re-shape people's lives.

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Directed by Siglia Diniz
Siglia Diniz: Director, Producer, Story, Submission Contact, Writer | Siglia Diniz is the director, producer and writer for the 'Departure' film. | She is a filmmaker & Public Health Professional. | | | Brazilian filmmaker living in the United States for almost twenty years. In the last 8 years, she has attended film studies at the UCI, SDSU, directing & production degrees at the UCLA which has emphasized her love for directing... Read More →

Friday October 11, 2013 7:00pm - 8:30pm
James Bridges Theater 1409 East Melnitz Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095

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