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Film Premiere & Panel Discussion

March 25, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm


Film Premiere: The Man in the Cowboy Hat

Saturday, March 25th, 2017


Boston Public Library, Rabb Hall, 700 Boylston Street, Boston, MA

Free and open to the public

RSVP link: http://bit.ly/CowboyHatPremiere

The Man in the Cowboy Hat, a documentary film about Boston local Carlos Arredondo, will premiere at the Boston Public Library in Copley Square on Saturday, March 25 at 2 pm, followed by a panel discussion and audience Q&A.

Carlos first appeared in the news in 2004 when he learned that his oldest son, Alex, had died fighting in Iraq. The film follows Carlos for the next ten years as he evolves from a grief stricken father to an influential peace activist to the Boston Marathon bombing hero. His story of public involvement and private struggle raises important questions about the impact of war on families, patriotism and the American Dream.

Learn more about the film and the premiere screening at themaninthecowboyhat.com


March 25, 2017
2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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Boston Public Library Central Branch, Rabb Hall
700 Boylston St
Boston, MA 02116 United States

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