Jennifer Jordan - Filmmaker

March 23-24, 2018

Jennifer Jordan - Filmmaker

Join us as Jennifer shares her thought-provoking and investigative films, screening:

"Women of K2: The Triumph and Tragedy of the First Five Women Who Climbed the World's Most Feared Mountain"

Friday March 23rd

Author and filmmaker Jennifer Jordan introduces us to women pioneers of the world's second highest mountain. When she found the story, only five women had reached the summit and all of them had perished in process of pursuing their Himalayan dreams. Learn who they were, why they climbed, and how they gave their lives to their passion.

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"3000 Cups of Tea"

Saturday March 24th

This film tells the story of Greg Mortenson (co-author, “Three Cups of Tea” and “Stones Into Schools”), his work to bring education to some of the most remote and dangerous parts of the world, his meteoric rise, and the “60 Minutes” media scandal that nearly destroyed it all. In exclusive investigation, Jennifer Jordan explores the mission of Mortenson, the power and accountability of the American media, and what has happened since the scandal to the man, his schools in Pakistan and Afghanistan, and his dream of spreading “peace through books, not bombs.