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Human Rights Series: ‘Lost in America’ Screening and Discussion

Carol Kay

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WEST HOLLYWOOD — The City of West Hollywood’s Human Rights Speakers Series presents a special advanced screening and panel discussion of Lost in America, a feature documentary that follows director Rotimi Rainwater’s journey of shining a light on youth homelessness in America.

This film takes a look at this pandemic and highlights the issues of human trafficking, the foster care system, youth rejected because of their sexuality, domestic violence, abuse, and more.

The film includes appearances by singers Jon Bon Jovi and Jewel, actors Halle Berry and Rosario Dawson, and US Senator Patrick Leahy. The film was shown out of competition at the Bentonville Film Festival.

Lost in America is a continuation of Rotimi Rainwater’s journey of shining the light on youth homelessness after directing the feature film Sugar.

Where: Thursday, November 5, 2019 at 6:30 p.m at the City of West Hollywood’s Council Chambers/Public Meeting Room at West Hollywood Library, located at 625 N. San Vicente Boulevard.

Admission is free. To RSVP, please visit http://bit.ly/HRSS-2019Nov5. For more information, please contact Joy Tribble at (323) 848-6360 or jtribble@weho.org.  

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