Past Event

Les Sauteurs (Those Who Jump): Screening and Discussion 

February 28, 2018
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
The New School University Center 65 5th Avenue Room UL104 New York, NY 10003

The Columbia Global Centers and the Zolberg Institute proudly present Les Sauteurs (Those Who Jump), a powerful documentary shot by Abou Bakar Sidibé, a Malian migrant trying to make his way across the deadly border fence separating Morocco and Spain.

Following a screening of the documentary, an audience discussion on the film's cultural politics and questions of borders and humanitarianism will be led by The New School’s Miriam Ticktin, Professor of Anthropology, and Columbia University’s Richard Peña, Professor of Professional Practice in Film and Former Director of the New York Film Festival (1988-2012).

This event is part of the performance and film series pictures in motion. of motion. for motion.

Refreshments will be provided!