TWO DOCUS WITH Q"A: CUBAN DOCTORS AND MEKONG DAMS
8PM: DOCU WITH DIRECTOR’S Q&A – Cuban doctors received international award from WHO for their extraordinary role as the largest contingent of international doctors who rushed to West Africa to stem the 2014 Ebola epidemic. Footage of the Cuban role now included in new version of HEALING AFRICA – THE HAVANA PRESCRIPTION (2017, 44 min), directed by UK journalist-cum-filmmaker Tom Fawthrop. Operating in over 70 countries in the world this documentary also covers their work in post-earthquake situation in Haiti. KILLING MEKONG DAM BY DAM (2017, 46) by the same director sheds light on the construction of Chinese hydropower dams. Tom Fawthrop will hold a Q&A.