Lee Hirsch: Director of "Bully"

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5:00pm Screening of Film "BULLY"
6:30 pm Cocktail Reception
7:30pm Event with Lee Hirsch

Reliance Merchant Services "Get Real" Series for Families & Teens
Moffly Media Entertaining Conversations Series

Part of The Ridgefield Prevention Council's Family University Series
Underwritten by Adam Broderick Salon & Spa, Northeast Builders of Ridgefield, LLC and AllShows

Listen to the man behind the anti-bullying movement...hear his story and see clips from the film.

Lee Hirsch, a former victim of bullying himself, started filming Bully in the fall of 2009, shortly after two 11-year-old boys - one from Massachusetts and one from Georgia - committed suicide following prolonged harassment at school. He spent the rest of that academic year in a handful of schools across the country, following five students and families trying to understand how bullying is handled within the schools. The result is a stark portrait of what bullying looks like from the perspective of the victims.

Check out Lee Hirsch on Facebook!

Visit Bernard’s before the show for a great Prix Fixe Menu or a FREE glass of wine with dinner - when you present your tickets to this performance (22 West Lane, Ridgefield – Reservations suggested)

Ticket Price: $15.00


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