The University of Arizona

Film - 'Please Vote for Me'

Join us for a hilarious and insightful glimpse into the cutthroat world of elementary school elections. “Please Vote for Me” is a 2007 documentary following the first-ever elections for class monitor in a third-grade class in the Evergreen Primary School in Wuhan, China. Abetted by parents and teachers, the young candidates reveal the nature of campaigns. After the movie, Carolyn Lukensmeyer, executive director of the UA National Institute for Civil Discourse, will lead a discussion for all ages. The movie has English subtitles. This free movie, presented by the UA College of Social and Behavioral Sciences, is part of the “Voices and Choices of the 2012 Election” series.

October 20, 2012   noon - 1:30 p.m.


Audience: 
All
Audience Size: 
Very Large (501+)

Where

Location: 
The Loft Cinema, 3233 E. Speedway Blvd.
Tucson, AZ
United States

Contact Info & Links

Department/Unit: 
College of Social and Behavioral Sciences
Contact Person: 
Lydia Breunig
Contact's Phone: 
520-621-1112
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