Thursday, January 27, 2011 @ 7pm. Pray the Devil Back to Hell. Location: Meeting Room, 15 Rutherford Place, New York, NY 10003.
Director Gini Reticker and producer Abigail E. Disney's documentary tells the story of the thousands of Liberian women, both Christian and Muslim, who helped end the bloody civil war in 2003 that killed over 200,000 people. Through nonviolent protests, these brave women forced a resolution in the peace talks, and their efforts led to the election of Africa's first female head of state, Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf. NR. 1 nomination.This film is part of the Courage vs. Violence Film and Discussion Series