Film Screening: Sunday Beauty Queen

Date: 

Saturday, April 21, 2018, 2:00pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

Harvard School of Public Health, Synder Auditorium (Kresge G1), 677 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115

In partnership with Harvard T.H. Chan (Office of Diversity and Inclusion), Harvard School of Dental Medicine (Office of Diversity and Inclusion) and Association of Harvard Asian and Asian American Faculty and Staff, the Filipino documentary film, "Sunday Beauty Queen," will be screened on April 21st, 2018 at Harvard School of Public Health Synder Auditorium (Kresge G1), located at 677 Huntington Ave, Boston MA 02115.

Sunday Beauty Queen is a Filipino documentary film that offers a glimpse on how the migration phenomenon affects the Philippines, culturally and economically. It shows the real story on how Overseas Filipino Workers cope with the difficulties of working abroad and how they uplift the Filipino spirit around the world.

*Screening will be followed by a Skype Q&A with the filmmaker.

*This film screening is a prelude to the Filipino Festival in Malden, MA which will take place on June 23rd at Malden YMCA. For more details, please visit www.facebook.com/FilipinoFestivalMalden

*Admission is free. RSVP required. Please don't forget to print out your tickets!