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Jon Lepofsky

November 2022

Public Film Screening: Zu Weit Weg (Too Far Away, 2019)

November 3 @ 5:30 pm
FedEx GEC Nelson Mandela Auditorium, 301 Pittsboro St NC 27516 United States + Google Map

About the Film 12-year-old Ben and his family must leave their village because of the surface lignite mining in the western region of Germany. Ben has trouble fitting into his new school and equally new soccer club, while his old friends are already moving on. Then Tariq, a young Syrian, is seated next to him in school, and the two slowly bond over their shared interests–and shared losses. Thank you to our following co-sponsors: UNC’s Department of Geography, UNC’s Department…

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