november, 2019

12nov20:0023:00Film screening: The Work20:00 - 23:00 Event Type :FREE

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Event Details

Programme
16:00-20:00 Happy Hour
20:00-21:30 Film screening
22:00 – 00:00 Mulberry Project Happy Hour

THE WORK
2017 ‧ Documentary ‧ 1h 29m ‧ Dir. Jairus McLeary

Set inside a single room in Folsom Prison, three men from the outside participate in a four-day group therapy retreat with level-four convicts. Over the four days, each man in the room takes his turn at delving deep into his past.

This poignant documentary centered around the inmates’ first hand tales on violence, neglect and toxic masculinity to reveal the underlying issues that many men in society phase today.

Read this interesting article on how the director Jairus McLeary was able to gain the trust of the inmates to allow cameras in the room:

‘The Work’ Director Jairus McLeary Reveals How He Gained Inmates’ Trust for His Documentary — Watch

Time

(Tuesday) 20:00 - 23:00

Location

The Alchemist Nairobi

Parklands Road, Nairobi, Kenya

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