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United Nations film festival comes to Palo Alto

Original post made on Oct 15, 2012

In a film still from a documentary about his life, Gene Robinson stands in his elegant bishop's vestments, a pointed miter atop his head, as he holds the tall ceremonial staff known as the crozier. He's the picture of this year's theme for the United Nations Association Film Festival: "Human Dignity."

Read the full story here Web Link posted Sunday, October 14, 2012, 8:14 AM

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Posted by Betty Meissner, a resident of Menlo Park
on Oct 15, 2012 at 4:10 pm

Our community should value and appreciate the efforts of UNAFF, festival founder Jasmina Bojic, her staff and volunteers. For 15 years, they have brought sensitive, thought-provoking, social and cultural issues to the fore via cinema. With Human Dignity as its theme, and most events free for students and seniors, people should be breaking down the doors to see films, meet film-makers, attend panels. GO!! Even better, donate and volunteer!! Web Link


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