photo by Arianna Shooshani

Screening and Q&A: 'Léa & I' | Fall 2019

Oct.25th, 2019
6:30pm - 

Film screening followed by a conversation between filmmaker and current Nonfiction Writing student Camille Shooshani and Adjunct Assistant Professor Michelle Orange.

 

Léa & I premiered on Netflix on August 2, 2019. The documentary follows the lives of Léa Moret, a young woman diagnosed with cystic fibrosis, and her best friend, Camille Shooshani. After graduating from college in Los Angeles, the duo traveled through Latin America searching for a cure for Moret’s disease outside of traditional Western medicine options. The coming-of-age documentary explores unconventional, holistic treatments, the power of travel, and the importance of friendship in the face of a daunting diagnosis.

 

Documentary 'Léa & I,' Written and Directed by Current Student Camille Shooshani Debuts on Netflix

Documentary 'Léa & I,' Written and Directed by Current Student Camille Shooshani Debuts on Netflix

August 21, 2019

Léa & I, a documentary written and directed by current nonfiction writing student Camille Shooshani, premiered on Netflix on August 2, 2019.

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Event Time & Date

Date: Past Event
Location: 511 Dodge Hall
2960 Broadway

This event is free and open to the public. No RSVP is required; it is first come, first served. 

 

Questions? Email writing@columbia.edu