Join CPTV, the Yale Film Study Center, and the Yale Veterans Network for a special screening and discussion of Served Like a Girl, a new documentary by director Lysa Heslov.
When: Thursday, May 3, 2018, 7-9 p.m.
Where: Yale University, Linsly-Chitt
Served Like a Girl shares the story of female veterans back from Iraq and Afghanistan who are now fighting to win the Ms. Veteran America crown, all while working to help their sister vets suffering from PTSD, homelessness, and abuse.
Learn more about the film: http://www.pbs.org/independentlens/films/served-like-girl/
This event is free and open to the public.
Served Like a Girl will air on CPTV Spirit as part of the Independent Lens series on Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at 10 p.m.
About Indie Lens Pop-Up
Featuring upcoming documentaries from the Peabody Award-winning PBS series Independent Lens, Indie Lens Pop-Up brings people together for film screenings and community-driven conversations. Indie Lens Pop-Up is presented in Connecticut by CPTV, the Yale Film Study Center, ITVS, and Independent Lens.
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