BISBEE '17 - 101st Bisbee Deportation Remembrance Panel Discussions - Day 1

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Bisbee Royale

94 Main Street

Bisbee, AZ 85603

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The BISBEE '17 team invites you to join us for two days of special events for the 101st remembrance of the Bisbee Deportation. On July 11, the public is invited to attend a series of free panels, workshops and film shorts that dive into the creation of the film, discussions surrounding immigration and art, and more. Panelists include the filmmakers, producers, cast, local artists and community activists. As space is limited, please RSVP for the events you wish to attend to secure your space. Walk-ins will also be welcome if space allows. All Day 1 events are FREE to attend.

Day 2 BISBEE '17 Film Screening tickets may be purchased HERE.

Media Inquiries:

Arizona - Stacey Champion - sc@champion-pr.com

National - Emilie Spiegel - emilie@cineticmedia.com

SCHEDULE:

10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
MASTER CLASS by BISBEE '17 Director, Robert Greene


11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
MEET & GREET with BISBEE '17 Director, Robert Greene


1:45 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.
SPECIAL SCREENING of trailer and Bisbee shorts - Be the first to view a collection of short films that tell even more of the story, and the official BISBEE ’17 trailer.
Intro: Douglas Tirola
Post-Screening Discussion: Robert Greene


3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
PANEL: “Immigration and Art"
A discussion on the politics of immigration and how it is portrayed in art
Intro: Douglas Tirola
Moderator: Becky Reyes
Panelists: Laurie McKenna, Bridget Shanahan, Robert Greene, Lisa Molomot


4:15 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.
PANEL: “One Year Later”
Subjects in the film and in the community who have continued their work around the deportation discuss updates and progress made since filming ended 1 year ago.
Intro: Douglas Tirola
Moderator: Bob Houston
Panelists: Mike Anderson, Becky Orozco, Katie Benton-Cohen, Charles Bethea, Dan Frey, Annie Larkin


5:30 p.m. – 6:45 p.m.
PANEL: “Acting Out History”
A discussion with the producers of BISBEE ‘17 as well as the characters in the film who served as actors in the reenactments.
Intro: Douglas Tirola
Moderator: Dan Nuxoll
Panelists: Robert Greene, Bennett Elliott, Susan Bedusa, Doug Tirola, Ed Briggs, Brit Hanson, Fernando Serrano, James West, Aaron Gain, Steve Ray

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Bisbee Royale

94 Main Street

Bisbee, AZ 85603

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