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New Narratives: Boiling Pot Film Screening and Discussion

Tuesday, Mar 1, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The truth is never Boiling Pot black and white
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About the Program

Participants will view and discuss the film Boiling Pot. UC Irvine moderators, filmmakers and the audience will examine the themes connected to identities for self and others, as well as to the opportunities for common understanding and respectful engagement.

Discussion featuring
Omar Ashmawey
Director, Writer and Producer
Ibrahim Ashmawey
Writer and Producer

Film starring
Danielle Fishel
Topanga in Boy Meets World
Louis Gossett Jr.
Academy Award Winning Actor
with Russell Curry
UCI Alumnus and Filmmaker

About the Film

On a college campus in modern America, ideas that have long been neglected as “issues of the past” emerge as racial tensions and frictions grow between student groups.

Watch Boiling Pot Trailer

RSVP by February 29th, 5:00 pm



Tuesday, Mar 1, 2016
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm