A Feminist Survival Guide to Seattle
When: Sunday, November 8th at 7pm
Where: Northwest Film Forum, 1515 12th Ave
Dreamcatcher takes us into a hidden world through the eyes of one of its survivors; Brenda Myers-Powell. A former teenage prostitute who worked the streets of Chicago, Brenda defied the odds to become a powerful advocate for change in her community. With warmth and humour, Brenda gives hope to those who have none.
Following the screening, a discussion about the legal implications of prostitution and human trafficking on both a local and national level will feature:
-Main subject Brenda Myers-Powell
-Producer Lisa Stevens
-Detective-Sergeant Tom A. Umporowicz, Seattle Police Department, Vice/High Risk Victims Unit, Human Trafficking Task Force.
-Stephanie Daniels Wilson, the Founder of the Dreamcatcher Foundation