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Fall Film Series: Contemporary Cinema from the Islamic World

The White Helmets
Tuesday, September 25, 2018
7:00-10:00 PM
Benzinger Library East Quadrangle Map
This short but powerful documentary gives a glimpse into the training and day-to-day activities of the White Helmets (aka Syria Civil Defence), a group of volunteer rescue workers in Syria. Formed in 2014, this group has been active during the Syrian Civil War helping to rescue civilians from the rubble left in the aftermath of bombings. (40 minutes)
Building: East Quadrangle
Event Type: Film Screening
Tags: Film, Free
Source: Happening @ Michigan from Residential College, International Institute, Center for Middle Eastern and North African Studies