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CINE - ONU: "Hidden Figures" (2017)
Date: 5 March 2017
10:30
Organization: UNOG
Location: Cinéma Empire, rue de Carouge 72-74, Geneva
Category: Cine - ONU




On the occasion of International Women's day, celebrated on 8 March, Ciné-ONU invites you to the screening of the Oscar nominee movie:

Hidden Figures (2017)
With French subtitles
Cinéma Empire, rue de Carouge 72-74, Geneva

Hidden Figures reveals the incredible untold story of Katherine G. Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan and Mary Jackson - brilliant African-American women working at NASA, who served as the brains behind one of the greatest operations in history: the launch of astronaut John Glenn into orbit, a stunning achievement that restored the nation's confidence, turned around the Space Race, and galvanized the world. The visionary trio crossed all gender and race lines to inspire generations to dream big.

A Q&A will follow the screening with:

- Mr. Raphael Crowe, Senior Gender Specialist, International Labour Organization (ILO)
- Ms. Vanessa Erogbogbo, Head, Empowering Women to Trade, International Trade Center (ITC)
- Ms. Mar Capeans, Researcher and particle plysicist, European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN)

Entry is free. Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis. For more information:

For more information: cineonu@unog.ch

Presented with the support of :
Warner Bros. Entertainment Switzerland, International Gender Champions - Geneva and the Permanent Mission of the United States of America to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva.

All pictures: ©2017 Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation. All Rights Reserved



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