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Film: ‘Queens of Syria’
June 21, 2017 @ 6:00 pm£10 – £11
Queens of Syria is a film that tells the story of fifty women from
Syria, all forced into exile in Jordan, who came together in Autumn
2013 to create and perform their own version of the Trojan
Women, the timeless Ancient Greek tragedy all about the plight of
women in war.
This screening is in association with York Refugee Week. After the film there will be a post screening Q&A convened by Counterpoints Arts, a creative hub producing projects by and about refugees and migrants. Co-Directors of Counterpoints Arts are currently Impact Fellows at the University of York.
City Screen, Coney Street, York. 6pm. Tickets: £10-11.