HRUSA would like to thank:
Our panelists, Abigail Disney, the film's producer; Dr. Patricia Morris, Executive Director of Peace x Peace; and Matthew Baechtle, an ICE Special Agent who launched the investigation of Chuckie Taylor, for their insightful discussion of the impact of the film, the array of issues it addresses and the reality facing Liberians as a result of the civil war.
Steptoe & Johnson LLP for its generous support of this event.
Rona Leff and the Letelier Theater for use of their beautiful theater and reception space.
Chef Emilie Stein of Cafe 1612, Hello Cupcake, and Sumah's West African Restaurant for catering the reception.
Volunteers Robbie Kleekpo and Jonathan Henriques who most generously volunteered their time in making this event possible.
Update 07/28/09: here is the trailer for this powerful movie: