A REVOLUTION IN FOUR SEASONS
REVOLUTION IN FOUR SEASONS
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OPENING NIGHT OF THE MARGARET MEAD FILM FESTIVAL

Women Make Movies is thrilled to announce that 2016 New Release A  REVOLUTION IN FOUR SEASONS will be the US premiere, and opening night film of the Margaret Mead Film Festival, which selectively curates films that embody the spirit, energy, and innovation demonstrated by anthropologist Margaret Mead. Attending the post-screening discussion will be director, Jessie Deeter, including special guests from the film, as well as the film team. The premiere and will take place on Thursday, October 13th at 7:00pm at the Natural History Museum (77th Street entrance). 

For more information and tickets: ow.ly/IHba304TWSK

This seminal film tells the story of two women with opposing political views fighting for their different versions of a democratic future for Tunisia, the country that sparked the Arab Spring. Over the course of Tunisia's critical post-revolution years, we follow journalist Emna Ben Jemaa, who envisions a country governed by free speech and without the corruption of the former regime. In contrast, Jawhara Ettis of the Islamist party Ennahda, works towards a Tunisia guided by Islamic principles. The ever-present threat of Islamic extremists means their fragile political process could break down and all they've worked for could be lost. This insightful film traces their paths from opponents, to the common obstacles they face as outspoken women.
 
"...the film celebrates the energy and excitement that suffuses 
the country as civil society blossoms and Tunisians embarks on their 
first experiment with democracy."
-Josh Eisen, Nonfics.com

 
Women and Hollywood Interview with director Jessie Deeter:
http://ow.ly/PgT3304TTfg

For downloadable materials and resources visit the A REVOLUTION IN FOUR SEASONS Website:  http://revolutioninfourseasons.com/news-press/
 
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For preview links and bookings, contact Kristen Fitzpatrick, Director of Distribution at kf@wmm.com.

  A REVOLUTION IN FOUR SEASONS
"ONE FLOWER DOES NOT MAKE A SPRING"
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Women Make Movies gratefully acknowledges the support of our funders: The National Endowment for the Arts, the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature and the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council. 

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