Art for Social Change
Expanding Economic Opportunity for Women
Screening and discussing THREADS documentary story to raise awareness of an important, but often overlooked, area of economic empowerment in emerging economies — artisan enterprise.
A world of social and economic inclusion and zero poverty.
A world with global appreciation for creativity and the art of craft.
A world of human connection through beautiful objects of fashion, decor and everyday things.
The THREADS project brings together filmmakers and musicians from Bangladesh, Canada and the United States to tell the remarkable story of Surayia Rahman and the artisans with whom she worked.
You can experience this inspiring story and share it with friends, neighbors, co-workers via streaming, DVD or by hosting a community screening. Ask your library to get a copy for its collection.