Sunday, November 15, 2015

Enjoy Rocking with a former KGB General (at the premiere of the film, How Rock and Roll Helped End the Cold War)

7:30 pm, Tuesday, November 17th
GASTON HALL at Georgetown University

How Rock and Roll Helped End the Cold War
Narrated by Kiefer Sutherland           
Directed by 4 Time Emmy Award film maker Jim Brown

Starring Jimmy Carter, Mikhail Gorbachev, Elvis Presley, Beatles, Beach Boys, Billy Joel, Elton John, Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, Bruce Springsteen, Scorpions, Metallica, and the Iron Curtain rockers they inspired.

Panel Discussion following the film: with Soviet/Russian rock icon Stas Namin; former Hungarian Ambassador Andras Simonyi; former KGB General Oleg Kalugin;

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Chairman of the National Endowment for the Humanities William “Bro” Adams; and the film’s Director Jim Brown.     
Moderated by Georgetown Professor, Ambassador Cynthia Schneider


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