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Zeina Daccache To Address Drama Therapy Students

NYU Drama Therapy Program presents:
Zeina Daccache

Wednesday, June 25th, at 1pm
Pless Annex
Open to Drama Therapy students only

Zeina Daccache
is a Lebanese actress, director and drama therapist. She has directed the award-winning film and stage version of 12 Angry Lebanese  (2009, First Prize - Muhr Arab Documentary at the Dubai International Film Festival), which was presented by male inmates at the Roumieh Prison, and ANY, which documented the lives of Lebanese women following the July 2006 war. Daccache has also founded the Catharsis-Lebanese Center For Drama Therapy. Daccache will review her film and discuss techniques, challenges, and therapeutic interventions used in her work.

Daccache presented her new film, Scheherazade's Diary, at the Human Rights Watch Film Festival.