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Arts & Entertainment - October 4, 2013

The power of one

United Nations Association festival brings 70 films about individuals making change

by Elena Kadvany

In one film, a massage therapist donates an organ to a stranger. In another, an 11-year-old boy and girl in India become community leaders fighting for access to clean drinking water and polio vaccinations. They call themselves the "Dakabuko Club," dakabuko meaning to "have the courage of a daredevil."

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Editorial Assistant Elena Kadvany can be emailed at ekadvany@paweekly.com.

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