12/07/2013 | Writer: Kaos GL
Kaos GL is organizing a film screening and a migrant rights training on 20th June for the International Day of Migrants and Refugees.
Kaos GL is organizing a film screening and a migrant rights training on 20th June for the International Day of Migrants and Refugees. On the Day of Migrants and Refugees, the movie ‘‘Circumstance’’ will be screened in Roxanne at 8 pm after the training in Kaos Cultural Center between 2pm and 5 pm on Thursday.
The training about the Migrant Rights will be held by Cahide Sarı and Volkan Görendağ from Amnesty International Turkish Branch and Hayriye Kara from Kaos GL in Kaos Cultural Center. The key words of the human rights will be highlighted by Sarı, rights of the migrants and refugees and their problems, the status of migrants who immigrated from Syria to Turkey will be explained by Görendağ and the difficulties of the LGBT migrants and refugees face in Turkey will be questioned with the leading of Kara. The training will be open to Kaos GL members and volunteers only.
The movie ‘‘Circumstance’’ directed by Maryam Keshavarz will be screened for the International Day of Migrants and Refugees in the bar Roxanne. The movie was awarded with Audience Award in Sundance in 2011, and the movie has been screened in !f Istanbul 2012 for the first time in Turkey. Keshavarz tells a great story about two young girls’ love story and their fight for freedom in the underground world of Iran.
Kaos Cultural Center: GMK Bulvarı 29/12 Demirtepe – Ankara
Roxanne: Konur Sokak 10/20 Teras Kat Kızılay – Ankara
Translation: Bahar Cansu Kara