Bringing Our Community Together One Film at a Time

Thursday, September 20, 2018

Ossining Library’s Budarz Theater: 53 Croton Ave, Ossining, NY 10562

Capturing the Flag

Panelists:

Laura Hogan, Esq.
Attorney
Specializing in Appellate Practice

Laura  is an attorney working in the New York Unified Court System. Before her career in the New York State courts, she worked at several Wall Street law firms, specializing in federal securities litigation and white collar defense. She graduated magna cum laude from Brooklyn Law School in 1997. Laura has been involved at the polls of the past three Presidential elections: in 2008 in Zanesville, Ohio as a poll watcher; and in 2012 and 2016 working under the auspices of the Cuyahoga County Board of Elections, ensuring that all eligible voters in Cleveland and the surrounding areas were able to vote and have their ballots counted.

 

Laverne Berry
Producer
Capturing the Flag

Laverne iis an entertainment and media business affairs attorney representing independent film and television producers, directors,production companies, distribution companies, authors and media companies. Drawing on eighteen years as a television producer and distribution executive before becoming a lawyer, Laverne understands both the business and legal sides of the media marketplace. She is one of the films’ producer’s, but has worked as a volunteer voter protection lawyer in each of the past three presidential elections (2008 and 2016 in NC, 2012 in VA). The film centers around the work done by her and her friends during the 2016 election.

 

 


 “In feature films the director is God; in documentary films, God is the director.”  ~Alfred Hitchcock

It is our mission to bring our community together to watch, enjoy and engage in conversations about documentaries.

We choose documentaries we hope will open our eyes collectively to issues that are important to our lives in Ossining.

At these free screenings, we will have a panel of experts available to answer questions and facilitate our discussion.

We hope that the issues raised in the documentary will encourage the viewers to ask questions and seek out ways to make a difference in Ossining and in The World.  Please check our schedule and mark your calendars for our upcoming screenings.

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