Maldives President Mohomen Nasheed is confronting a problem greater thatn any world leader has ever faced - the literal survival of his country and everyone in it. His is the most low-lying country in the world, and a minor rise in sea level would literally erase it from the map.
This film will be shown captioned and there will be a sign language interpreter for the panel discussion.
Community Cinema is a community outreach project of CMU Public Television and the Dennos Museum Center. All films will be shown at 7:00 pm at the Dennos Museum Center free of charge. These screening events are part of the ITVS (Independent Television Service) Community Cinema program. Free screenings of Independent Lens films will be held the first Thursday of the month beginning September 2012 through June 2013. For more on the Independent Cinema series, including upcoming dates and films, visit WCMU.org/TV.