Academy Award nominated director Joe Berlinger chronicles the diplomatic pressure, Hollywood censorship and legacy of Turkish suppression that have conspired to bury the horror of the Armenian Genocide.
Please join us for this one-off screening on Monday 23rd April in the Curzon Bloomsbury's main Renoir screen, followed by a panel discussion to mark Armenian Genocide Remembrance Day.
Speakers include historian and founding director of the Gomidas Institute Ara Sarafian, professor of international history at LSE Prof. Marc David Baer whose forthcoming book is entitled Sultanic Saviours and Tolerant Turks: Writing Ottoman Jewish History, Denying the Armenian Genocide, Dr. Tunç Aybak Senior Lecturer in the School of Law at Middlesex University and Dr. Carla Garapedian consulting producer on Intent to Destroy; associate producer The Promise.
This special event is presented in partnership with the Frontline Club and AGBU YP London.
AGBU Young Professionals (YP) is a charity network of groups and supporters around the world who preserve and promote the Armenian identity and heritage for young Armenians.
PLEASE NOTE: THERE WILL BE NO ADVERTS PLAYED BEFORE FILMS IN THE BERTHA DOCHOUSE SCREEN. ALL FEATURES WILL START PROMPTLY FOLLOWING A SELECTION OF TRAILERS.