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Special screening : The True Cost

We would like to invite you to a special screening on the impact the clothes industry is having on our world.The True Cost tells how the price of clothing has been decreasing for decades, while the human and environmental costs have grown dramatically.

 


The Cinema for Peace Foundation in cooperation with ACUD Kino present

The true Cost

a documentary by Andrew Morgan

2015 OV w/ german sub I 92 min

When: November 26th, 7 pm

Where: ACUDKino, Veteranenstraße 21, 10119 Berlin

Entrance: 6 euros

followed by a panel discussion on the impact of the fashion industry on people and the planet

Reserve your ticket(s) here.

'The True Cost' by Andrew Morgan is a documentary about the clothes we wear, the people who make them, and the impact the industry is having on our world. The price of clothing has been decreasing for decades, while the human and environmental costs have grown dramatically. 'The True Cost' is a groundbreaking movie filmed in countries all over the world, from the brightest runways to the darkest slums, and featuring interviews with the world’s leading influencers including Stella McCartney, Livia Firth and Vandana Shiva.

Join us for the screening within the framework of the Kino Global Series on the November 26 at ACUD Kino in Berlin including a panel discussion with several experts who will discuss the question 'How can we create a sustainable fashion future?'

On the Panel Discussion:

Max Gilgenmann - Ethical Fashion Show Berlin (Moderation)

Katja Senkel: Greenpeace Berlin /Detox Campaign

Christian Findeisen: Greenpeace Berlin /Detox Campaign

Berndt Hinzmann - INKOTA Network/Clean Clothes Campaign

Shahida Parveen- Pakistan Institute of Labour Education and Research

Farhat Fatima - Pakistan Institute of Labour Education and Research

Shahida and Farhat have travelled all the way to Berlin to shed light on the Ali Enterprises factory in Pakistan of 2012, when a textile factory exploded into flames, claiming the lives of 254 people and seriously injuring 55. The textile discounter KiK, who used this factory, has been in breach of contract and leaves the victims in the lurch, Shahida and Farhat are part of the #MakeKiKpay campaign which aims to bring them to justice.

 

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Upcoming Screenings:

 

'He Name Me Malala'

Nicosia, Cyprus / September 27th , 19:00 / Corner Agion Omologiton & Agialou 1

 

'Girl Rising'

Nicosia, Cyprus / October 4th , 19:00 / Corner Agion Omologiton & Agialou 1

 

 

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