K2 and the Invisible Footmen
Director: Iara Lee Shot in stunning northern Pakistan, it concentrates on the plight of the unsung heroes, the indigenous porters of majestic K2, the earth's second-highest peak. 54 minutes
Director: Charles Francis Kinane Filmed on location in Malawi, Haiti and India, Generation Hope shows the extraordinary difference receiving a daily meal in school can make to children growing up in some of the world’s poorest communities. The film covers the work of the Scotland-based Mary’s Meals and is inspired by Magnus MacFarlane-Barrow’s bestselling book The Shed That Fed A Million Children.
Director: Elizabeth Lo Each night in Silicon Valley, a public bus transforms into an unofficial shelter for the homeless. The Line 22 is the only bus that runs twenty-four hours through Silicon Valley. During the day, it is a regular city bus. But by night, it transforms. Commonly referred to as "Hotel 22," the bus has become a mobile testament to the challenges of an increasingly unaffordable landscape. 9 minutes
A brief discussion on these films will follow the screening