Premiere Film Screening of Women of the Gulag

Date and Time:
Tue, November 7, 2017
4:00 PM – 5:30 PM EST

Landmark Theatres E Street Cinema
Corner of E and 11th Streets Northwest
Washington, DC 20004

This new documentary features the personal stories of six women who were political prisoners in Stalin’s Gulag. The premiere will be followed by a discussion with film director, Marianna Yarovskaya, and executive producer, Dr. Paul Gregory.
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