Sun Nov 3 2013

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM (Doors 2:00 PM)

Library & Archives Canada - Room 156

395 Wellington Street Ottawa, ON K1A 0N4

All Ages

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 Gao Zhisgheng is a human rights attorney in China known for defending activists and religious minorities and documenting human rights abuses. He has been disbarred and detained by the Chinese government several times, and severely tortured. He last disappeared in February 2009 and was unofficially detained until December 2011, when it was announced that he has now been imprisoned for three years. His commitment to defending his clients is influenced by his Christian beliefs and their tenets on morality and compassion.

For more information, please visit our website at www.freethinkingfilms.com

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Transcending Fear: The Story of Gao Zhisheng

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Free Thinking Film Society

Transcending Fear: The Story of Gao Zhisheng

Sun Nov 3 2013 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

(Doors 2:00 PM)

Library & Archives Canada - Room 156 Ottawa ON
Transcending Fear:  The Story of Gao Zhisheng
  • Sorry, you missed this event.
  • Check out other similar events on TicketWeb.

All Ages

 

 Gao Zhisgheng is a human rights attorney in China known for defending activists and religious minorities and documenting human rights abuses. He has been disbarred and detained by the Chinese government several times, and severely tortured. He last disappeared in February 2009 and was unofficially detained until December 2011, when it was announced that he has now been imprisoned for three years. His commitment to defending his clients is influenced by his Christian beliefs and their tenets on morality and compassion.

For more information, please visit our website at www.freethinkingfilms.com

Transcending Fear:  The Story of Gao Zhisheng

Transcending Fear: The Story of Gao Zhisheng

Film