Calgary, AB–Every Woman Foundation (EWF) will host a screening of the educational documentary The Mask You Live In, by The Representation Project, in partnership with Recovery Acres Society. The screening will will take place on January 21, 2016 at the Globe Cinema Theatre at 5:30 p.m. A live panel discussion, moderated by CTV’s Tara Nelson, will follow the screening. Tickets are free before December 29. General admission tickets are $5 and are available here.
The Mask You Live In presents the personal narratives of young boys and men and features experts in neuroscience, psychology, sociology, sports, education, and media, further exploring how gender stereotypes are interconnected with race, class, and circumstance. The documentary ultimately illustrates how we, as a society, can raise a healthier generation of boys and young men.
Confirmed panel speakers for the discussion are:
- Randy Chevrier, The Calgary Stampeders
- Patrick Keelan, Registered Psychologist
- Gerry Melsted, Executive Director at Recovery Acres
- Dan Owen, Owen Construction Ltd. & OCL Studios
- Professional Race Car Driver, Ryan Verra
Every Woman Foundation is a non-profit organization seeking to empower and celebrate women using an inclusive approach that encourages participation from the entire community. Equality and healing thrive with self-expression and communication.
Recovery Acres Society is a registered charity that operates a men’s alcohol and drug recovery centre in southwest Calgary known as 1835 House. Last year, 1835 House supported 339 men as they began the journey to recovery from addiction. Over the course of our 42 year history, Recovery Acres Society has helped over 13,000 men change their lives.
For more information, contact Graziella Aliaga
Every Woman Foundation