Film Screening of The Patrol with a Q&A with Director
19 March 2014
The War and Media Network www.warandmedia.org and the School of Media, Film and Music (MFM) University of Sussex www.sussex.ac.uk/mfm are pleased to host a film screening of The Patrol with a Q&A with the director, Tom Petch.
The Patrol is the first British fiction feature film to focus on the conflict in Afghanistan and was winner of the 2013 Raindance Best Feature Film. It examines the gritty realities of warfare using fictional characters to ask important questions about the legitimacy of the NATO campaign. With the scheduled withdrawal of all NATO troops from Afghanistan by the end of 2014 these questions could not be more pertinent.
The screening is on 3 April 2014, 6.15pm at the Dukes at Komedia Cinema, Brighton, UK.
For more information please visit: www.warandmedia.org/the-patrol-film-screening-and-qa-with-director
Or contact Sarah Maltby direct on [email protected]
About the University of Westminster:
The University of Westminster boasts a vibrant learning environment attracting more than 20,000 students from over 150 nations and we continue to invest in our future with new developments, research projects and new ideas.
We offer highly attractive practice-based courses that are independently rated as excellent, many with international recognition. Our distinguished 180-year history has meant we lead the way in many areas of research, particularly politics, media, art and design, architecture and biomedical sciences, and our position in the city of London allows us to continue to build on our close connections with leading figures and organisations in these areas as well as in the worlds of business, information technology, politics and law.
Our commitment to educating graduates for the needs of professional life attracts high quality students from within the UK and around the globe.
Internationalisation, employability and sustainability are key elements in the University of Westminster’s vision for the future and we strive to ensure the very highest standards are met and maintained.