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UMass Boston Film Series: Poster Girl

Poster Girl movie poster
Event Date: November 01, 2012 - 8 p.m.
Event Type: Open to public
Location: UMass Boston Campus Center
Event Cost: Free

Synopsis:

Robynn Murray was an all-American high-school cheerleader who became the poster girl for women in combat. But since returning from Iraq, she has fought an insidious foe: Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). This Oscar-nominated documentary short follows Robynn over the course of two years as she embarks on a journey of self-discovery and redemption through art and poetry. 

A Q&A with filmmaker Sara Nesson and Robyn Murray will follow the screening.

For disability-related accommodations, including dietary accommodations, please visit www.ada.umb.edu two weeks prior to the event.