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This Is Home Film Screening |supporting the International Rescue Committee

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AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center

8633 Colesville Rd.

Silver Spring, MD 20910

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EPIX and the International Rescue Committee

Invite you to a fundraising event in support of the International Rescue Commitee in Maryland

featuring the film

THIS IS HOME: A Refugee Story


Winner of the 2018 Sundance Audience Award: World Cinema Documentary, This is Home follows the struggles of four Syrian refugee families as they are resettled in Baltimore and begin the process of rebuilding their lives. They have just eight months to find jobs, learn English, and become self-sufficient and the clock starts right when they land.

Watch the trailer HERE.


The screening will be followed by a panel discussion, catered reception, and a chance to learn more and support the IRC.

6:00 pm | Doors Open/Event Check In

6:30 pm | Event begins

6:35 pm | Opening remarks

6:40 pm | THIS IS HOME Screening

8:10 pm | Panel Discussion moderated by Dr. Tazreena Sajjad of American Univeristy with the Executive Director of IRC Maryland and participants featured in the film.

8:40 pm | Reception catered by Damascene Catering


All proceeds from the event will go directly to support the International Rescue Committee in Maryland. A 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization.

You can learn more about IRC Maryland here.

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AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center

8633 Colesville Rd.

Silver Spring, MD 20910

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