Film Screening: Night School Documentary

Film Screening: Night School Documentary

Date and Time

  • Wednesday, February 28, 2018 from 4:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Location

Mother Rosalie Hill Hall, Executive Classroom

5998 Alcala Park San Diego, CA 92110

Cost

SOLD OUT

Details

Film Screening: Night School, a documentary by Andrew Cohn

The Jacobs Institute, San Diego Unified School District, San Diego Workforce Partnership and High Tech High Graduate School of Education invite you to join us for an exclusive screening of the documentary Night School by Emmy Award-winning filmmaker Andrew Cohn, which was recently featured at the Tribeca Film Festival. We will host a brief panel with local experts prior to screening the film.

Synopsis:

Indianapolis has one of the lowest high school graduation rates in the country. For adult learners Greg, Melissa and Shynika, finally earning their high school diplomas could be a life-changing achievement. Emmy award-winning director Andrew Cohn’s absorbing documentary observes their individual pursuits, fraught with the challenges of daily life and the broader systemic roadblocks faced by many low income Americans.

Trailer: http://www.nightschoolfilm.com/trailer/

empty school chair on a basketball court with the title Night School

Post Contact

Andrew Simmerman
asimmerman@sandiego.edu
(619) 260-7418

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