Tuesday, October 27, 2015

Free to Rock -- Listen to ex-KGB general Kalugin

Film Premier [sic] of Free To Rock - Georgetown University at Gaston Hall

Tuesday, November 17th at 7:30PM

A star and dignitary studded feature length documentary chronicling the fascinating story of how western rock music contributed to ending the Cold War, will have its Washington, D.C. premiere screening in Gaston Hall at Georgetown University on Tuesday, November 17 at 7:30 p.m. The event is free and open to the general public.

Narrated by Kiefer Sutherland. Starring Jimmy Carter, Mikhail Gorbachev, Elvis Presley, Beatles, Beach Boys, Billy Joel, Elton John, Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, Bruce Springsteen, Scorpions, Metallica, and the Iron Curtain rockers they inspired. Directed by 4 Time Emmy Award winner Jim Brown

Panel Discussion following the film: with former KGB General Oleg Kalugin; Soviet/Russian rock icon Stas Namin; former Hungarian Ambassador Andras Simonyi (now SAIS’s Managing Director of Transatlantic Relations); Chairman of the National Endowment for the Humanities William “Bro” Adams; and the film’s Director Jim Brown. Moderated by Ambassador Cynthia Schneider

Sponsored by the NEH, NEA, Grammy Museum Foundation, Stas Namin Centre of Moscow, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, and the Laboratory for Global
Performance and Politics - See more at: http://www.freetorockmovie.com/events--screenings.html#sthash.mRO6RYA7.dpuf

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