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“IRA” Screening @ Riverview – Q&A w/ the Filmmakers & Ira

May 21 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm


Film Screening with a Q&;A w/ the filmmakers & Ira to follow.

About this event:

Following the sold out Minneapolis premiere of “IRA” at the Trylon in February, we are happy to announce an additional forthcoming screening at the Riverview Theater on May 21st.

Director Paul Jensen, Producer Soren Schoen, and subject Ira Sanders will be in attendance, with a post-screening Q&A to follow, talking about their process producing the film, in addition to their subject’s experiences.

Film Synopsis:

A documentary-short on the life of Ira Sanders, a commodity trader turned educator whose first-hand experiences on 9/11 greatly influence his life.

History of the Project:

The film previously had its World Premiere in New York City, in addition to screenings in Los Angeles, Portland, Austin, and more.

Ira Sanders is a semifinalist for Education Minnesota’s “2022 Teacher of the Year” award.

The film has also received awards attention for “Best Editing,” “Best Documentary,” and “Best Poster Design.”