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African Premiere of TIGERS 

TIGERS is a a Danis Tanovic film based on the true story of former Nestle Pakistan salesman who takes on the baby milk industry with the help of a public watchdog and advocacy group, IBFAN.


From Oscar-winning director, Danis Tanovic (NOMAN’S LAND) and Andy Paterson (GIRL WITH A PEARL EARRING, THE RAILWAY MAN) comes a true story, 12 years in the making. A Pakistani salesman, employed by Nestle, one of the world’s largest corporations, learns that his promotion of baby formula to doctors is causing babies to die. He risks everything to make it stop, taking on the industry with the help of UK-based Baby Milk Action.


TIGERS has global relevance, and is of special interest to all those concerned about uncontrolled corporate power and malpractice, its impact on health and the struggle to get the truth out to the public. There will be 2 screenings of TIGERS:



African Premiere of TIGERS: 1st screening 

Sunday 13th October 2019 at Rootspring House, Axminster road, Muizenberg

Buy tickets: https://www.quicket.co.za/events/83635-african-premiere-of-tigers-1st-screening/

Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/395177281199151/

* Bring your own drinks to this event *

 

 

African Premiere of TIGERS: 2nd screening 

Thursday 31st October at the BlueBird Garage, Albertyn road, Muizenberg

Buy tickets: https://www.quicket.co.za/events/84318-african-premiere-of-tigers-2nd-screening/

Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/375879093331627/

* This venue is licensed and there will be a bar selling drinks *



Tickets cost R100, which includes a vegan meal, and R50 donation to the Baby Milk Action network. 

Doors open at 7pm

Film screening starts at 8pm


*TIGERS has a PG rating and is 94 minutes long

 


Included in your ticket price is a delicious vegan meal consisting of a selection of these yummy dishes:

*Sprouting broccoli and green beans salad with curry leaves and coconut

*Indian ratatouille with red peppers and tomatoes

*Grilled butternut with chilli yoghurt and coriander sauce

*Saffron cauliflower with dates and green olives


Providing this goodness is Louise Johnson, a mother of two who has been based in Cape Town since 2006. Louise is passionate about food, sharing meals, foraging, food gardening, sustainability, collecting cook books and Montessori education.


If you want to be extra eco-friendly and waste-free, please bring your own plate and fork to the screening…



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Baby Milk Action's aim is to ensure that Tigers' message about harmful corporate practices, whether marketing, inappropriate sponsorship, political interference, silencing whistleblowers or preventing critical media coverage, is seen by as many people as possible.

For more information Baby Milk Action's work to strengthen laws and global trading standards visit Patti Rundall's Policy Blog. There's a lot happening!


When and where?



Rootspring House
Axminster Road 8
Muizenberg
Cape Town
South Africa
7950

Starts:
Sun 13 Oct 2019 at 7:00 PM (SAST)
Ends:
Sun 13 Oct 2019 at 10:00 PM (SAST)

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