Refugee Empowerment Center

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Year Founded:
1997
Local Leader / Exec. Director:
Amanda Kohler
Main Address:
3610 Dodge Street
Suite 100
Omaha, NE 68131
Event:

Screening of film "Midnight Traveler"

Join us Tuesday, December 3, at 7 pm, for a special preview screening of Midnight Traveler at the DundeeTheater, presented in collaboration with the ACLU of Nebraska, Anti-Defamation League, Immigrant Legal Center, Institute for Cultural Connections at MCC, Lutheran Family Services, and Refugee Empowerment Center. The event precedes a run starting Dec 6.

About the film: When the Taliban puts a bounty on Afghan director Hassan Fazili’s head, he is forced to flee the country with his wife and two young daughters. Capturing the family’s uncertain journey firsthand, Fazili documents their harrowing trek across numerous borders revealing the danger and uncertainty facing refugees seeking asylum juxtaposed with the unbreakable love shared amongst the family on the run.

Event Type: 

FRIENDraising

Where: 

Film Streams' Dundee Theater
4952 Dodge St
Omaha, NE 68132
United States

When: 

Tuesday, December 3, 2019 -
6:30pm to 9:00pm