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Film Screening of 'High Ground'

Presented by CSM Cares
Tue Nov 12, 2013
11:30 am - 2:30 pm

11 Wounded Warriors, Climbing Home from WarJoin us in honoring our veterans on November 12
for the screening of Stone Circle Production's award-winning film, High Ground: 11 Wounded Warriors, Climbing Home from War.

The film will be preceded by Veterans Day: A Cinepoem, a short film by H. Souranoff that confronts the real traumas of our Veterans when they come home after duty.

A panel of veterans will be present after the films showing for commentary, questions and answers. The theatre will open for seating at 11:30 am with the screening begining at 12 noon.

Film Synopsis

Eleven veterans returning from Iraq and Afghanistan join an expedition to climb the 20,000 foot Himalayan giant Mount Lobuche.

With blind adventurer Erik Weihenmayer and a team of Everest summiteers' as their guides, they set out on an emotional and gripping climb to reach the top in an attempt to heal the emotional and physical wounds of the longest war in U.S. history

For more information on the film, visit highgroundmovie.com.

Cost: Free Admission
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Location:
 
CSM Theatre Building 03
1700 West Hillsdale Boulevard
San Mateo, CA 94402 USA
(650) 378-7218
http://collegeofsanmateo.edu/theatre
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Event Contact Info
Catherine Firpo, PhD
(650) 574-6172
http://collegeofsanmateo.edu/csmcares