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"Crows of the Desert" Film Screening

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Duarte Performing Arts Center

1401 Highland Ave.

Duarte, CA 91010

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The City of Duarte is proud to sponsor a free community screening of the film Crows of the Desert – A Hero’s Journey through the Armenian Genocide,” at the Duarte Performing Arts Center (PAC), 1401 Highland Ave., Duarte on April 4that 6:00 pm. The event coincides with the City’s recognition of Armenian History Month and will also feature rare photographs and rediscovered archives documenting both the terror and heroism of the period on display in the Center’s lobby.

Co-sponsors of the Duarte event include Los Angeles County Supervisor Kathryn Barger, District 5; the Duarte Historical Society; the Duarte Community Education Foundation; the Armenian Assembly of America; the Tekeyan Cultural Association, Metro LA Chapter; and the LA Harbor International Film Festival (LAHIFF).

The free screening, open to the public, will begin with a reception at 6:00 pm in the PAC lobby and will conclude with a panel discussion featuring the film’s director, producer, and writer Marta Houske; grandsons Levon Parian and Levon Yotnakhparian; and members of the production team including composer, John Massari.

Directions: From the west, take the 210 East to the Buena Vista offramp. Turn left and make an immediate right on Central Ave. Take Central to Highland Ave. turn left, and turn left into Performing Arts Center Driveway.

From the east, take 210 West to the Mt. Olive offramp. Exit Mt. Olive and turn left onto Huntington Drive. Take Huntington Drive to Highland Ave. and turn left. Turn right into Performing Arts Center Driveway.

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