October 11, 2016

Sea Sorrow Q&A with Vanessa Redgrave, Lord Alfred Dubs, Kirsty Brimelow QC & Stephen Cragg QC

On 3rd October 2016, the Bar Human Rights Committee of England and Wales hosted an exclusive free screening of “Sea Sorrow”, a new film about Europe’s refugee crisis, directed by Vanessa Redgrave.

The screening was followed by a Q&A with Vanessa Redgrave, Lord Alfred Dubs, and Stephen Cragg QC, co-author of BHRC’s recent report on the policing and legal representation within migrant camps in Calais. The discussion was chaired by Kirsty Brimelow QC, Chairwoman of BHRC.

Find out more at http://www.barhumanrights.org.uk

“This film is a requiem for the thousands of refugees who have died through lack of support & protection. I hope the film may be of some help to the agencies who do their utmost to support the refugees who have survived, most especially to their children”
Vanessa Redgrave

Video courtesy of the Thomson Reuters Foundation:

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