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Date: 18 December 2017
19:00 - 22:00
Organization: UNOG
Location: Cinémas du Grütli, rue du Général-Dufour 16, 1204 Geneva
Category: Cine - ONU

Free entry

Seating on a first-come, first-served basis.

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The International Organization for Migration (IOM), in collaboration with Cine-Onu, has the pleasure to invite you to its Global Migration Film Festival. Initiated in 2016, this yearly event gathers world-wide film-makers, well known or beginners, to share stories about migration. It is the occasion for the international community to celebrate diversity and the unique contribution from migrants to the countries in which they live.

In 2016, 89 countries from five continents participated in the Festival.This year, it is happening in more than 100 countries.

The closing evening of the festival will take place on the occasion of International Migrants Day (18 December),


This film tells the life of Bipul. A never-ending waiting queue as a purgatory awaiting Belgian citizenship. The situation worsens in December, but the arrival of Lidia, a young Russian girl, renders his experience less solitary. A dark and desperate story with a glimpse of light at the end of the tunnel.

Original version (English, Russian and Arabic) with English subtitles

Monday, 18 December 2017 at 19:00
Cinémas du Grütli, rue du Général-Dufour 16, 1204 Geneva


19h00 - Doors opening
19h15 - Presentation of participating videos
19h30 - Film screening "Problemski Hotel"
21h20 - Debate, Q&A, Proclamation of the winners & Cocktail

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