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Global Perspectives Film Series

Enjoy your lunch hour with us by viewing one of the many films from our library.

The Global Perspectives Film Series is one of our many continuing educational activities. Our goal is to provide the TTUHSC and local community with information about global, national, and local health and social issues. Through the film series, attendees will also gain knowledge about various heritage celebrations, historic events, and current trends in medicine. They will also receive insight into the customs, culture, and history of other countries and people. Free snacks are provided.

Upcoming Film

Saving Face

  • Thursday, September 25, 2014
  • Lubbock Campus
    • 12:00 noon CT
    • ACB 240
  • El Paso Campus
    • 12:00 noon MT
    • MEB 1200

Every year, hundreds of people are attacked with acid in Pakistan. The vast majority of the victims are women, who are left physically and

emotionally scarred. Saving Face follows two of these survivors—Sakia and Rukhsana—as they fight for justice and seek to restore their lives.

Aiding them are London-based surgeon Dr. Mohammad Jawad as well as a host of Pakistanis standing up to these brutal crimes, with surprising




Previously Viewed Films

Summer 2014

Spring 2014

Fall 2013

Summer 2013

Spring 2013

Fall 2012

Summer 2012

Spring 2012

Fall 2011

Summer 2011

Spring 2011

Fall 2010

Fall 2009

Summer 2009

Spring 2009

Fall 2008

  • If there are specific films you would like to see viewed as part of our series, your suggestions are always welcome.  Contact: or call 806.743.2900.
  • All films shown as part of the series can be checked out through the OGH library.  Visit the OGH Library web page for more information.

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