Washington, DC film screening: Beneath the Blindfold

The Torture Abolition and Survivors Support Coalition (TASSC International) presents Beneath the Blindfold. This documentary sensitively paints a holistic portrait of the experiences of four torture survivors and their path to healing after torture. A panel discussion will follow the film and feature: Juan Mendez, UN Special Rapporteur on Torture; Dr. Lin Piwowarczyk, National Consortium of Torture Treatment Programs; Dr. Mary Fabri, Heartland Alliance Marjorie Kovler Center; and Kathy Berger and Ines Sommer, filmmakers of “Beneath the Blindfold.”

General Admission $12, Students $8

To buy a ticket online click on this link: https://app.etapestry.com/hosted/TASSC-TortureAbolitionand/OnlineDonation.html

All proceeds go to benefit TASSC










Fri, Feb 08 at 7:00pm

American University
Washington College of Law
4801 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
Room 602
Washington, DC 20016


TASSC International (202) 529-2991


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