October 12, 2017: “Testimony Project”
Join us at Concordia’s Curating and Public Scholarship Lab (CAPSL) for two back-to-back events co-hosted by FNC explore and the Sexual Assault Resource Centre-Concordia University !
5:00 – 6:30 pm
Testimony Project: Panel discussion + virtual reality demo
Testimony is an interactive documentary for virtual reality that shares the stories of five survivors of sexual assault and their journey to healing. Beyond just a film, Testimony is an advocacy platform to allow the public to bear witness to those who have been silenced.
Join panellists Zohar Kfir (Director, Testimony), Tanya Zajdel (Participant, Testimony), Jennifer Drummond (Coordinator, Sexual Assault Resource Centre-Concordia University), and Katayoun Dibamehr (Curator, Festival du nouveau cinéma – FNC) for a panel discussion and virtual reality demo. Moderated by Alex Robichaud (Knowledge Mobilization Fellow, CAPSL)