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Dec. 1, 2022
Health In Focus Film Festival
December 1 - December 3, 2022 Rajen Kilachand
Center for Integrated Life Sciences and Engineering 610 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02215
The mission of the Health in Focus Film Festival is to improve the health of populations by pairing compelling visual stories with thoughtful discussion. The schedule consists of three invited, feature-length films, a panel
discussion, and three blocks of short films. Awards will be granted to the best short film, as selected by a jury, as well as an audience favorite and a young filmmaker.
5:00pm – Feature: Voices of Reentry 7:00pm – Feature: The Reciprocity Project
Friday, December 2
10:00am – Shorts Block: The World As It
Is 2:00pm – Shorts Block: Inequities 6:00pm – Feature: Hazing
Saturday, December 3
10:00am – Shorts Block: Looking Ahead 2:00pm – Panel: Storytelling
to Advance the Health of Populations 4:00pm – Awards Ceremony
Themed Short Film Blocks:
The World As It Is: Conditions that keep populations from being healthy and those that are characteristic of unhealthy populations. Examples:
hate, incarceration, suicide, substance use, climate change, reproductive justice, and firearm violence.
Friday, December 2, 2022 at 10 am
Inequities: A focus on marginalized populations. Examples: economic, gender, race, LGBTQIA+, transgender, immigrants, and refugees.
Friday, December 2, 2022 at 2 pm
ahead: Aspirations for the future of health. Examples: aging, activism, urban health, prevention, innovation, media, social movements, nurturing empathy.