A Thousand Cuts
Virtual Film Discussion
Filmmaker Ramona S. Diaz
Journalist and A Thousand Cuts Subject Maria Ressa
Gladstein Distinguished Professor Richard Wilson
moderated by Glenn Mitoma
Thursday, February 11, 2021
7:00pm – 8:30pm
About the Film:
Nowhere is the worldwide erosion of democracy, fueled by social media disinformation campaigns, more starkly evident than in the authoritarian regime of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte. Journalist Maria Ressa places the tools of the free press—and her freedom—on the line in defense of truth and democracy.
WATCH THE FILM HERE.
Ramona S. Diaz is an award-winning Asian American filmmaker whose films have screened at Sundance, the Berlinale, Tribeca, the Viennale, IDFA, and many other top-tier film festivals. She is a current recipient of a United States Artist Fellowship. Ramona is a graduate of Emerson College and holds an MA from Stanford University.
For more information visit the Human Rights Film+ Series website.
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the Human Rights Institute
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