Hafsah Naib is an independent filmmaker. In this Speaker Series event Hafsah will introduce her short film “Departing: Arrivals”. Shot in Manchester, the film documents the stories of Syrian refugees who have fled their homeland to find sanctuary in Manchester. Following the film screening, Hafsah will discuss some of the challenges and contexts surrounding the issues raised in the film and open up the event for reflections, questions and discussion.
Past speakers include Jane Cocking, Humanitarian Director for Oxfam GB. For footage of our past events, visit our website:http://www.hcri.manchester.ac.uk/news-and-events/events-programme/