McCone Irvine Auditorium
499 Pierce Street
Monterey, CA 93940
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Open to the Public

Sunday, March 10, 2019: “An Act of Defiance”

Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey, Irvine Auditorium / 2 p.m. reception / 3 p.m. film, panel discussion

In this riveting historical drama, ten political activists (including Nelson Mandela and his inner circle of Black and Jewish supporters) face a possible death sentence from a South African court. Their defender: a young Jewish lawyer who may himself be complicit in their “crimes”.

Drama / Netherlands / Director: Jean Van de Velde / 123 minutes / English

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A very limited number of complimentary tickets are available for MIIS faculty, staff, and students.  If you are interested in attending, please e-mail Barbara Burke at

Sponsored by:
Outside Organizations- MIIS

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Barbara Burke