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ACT Film Festival Closing Night Film + Reception

  • Presented By: ACT Human Rights Film Festival, Colorado State University
  • Dates: April 2, 2023
  • Location: The Lyric
  • 1209 N College Ave
  • Fort Collins, CO 80524
  • Time: 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
  • Price: $15
    • The 8th ACT Human Rights Film Festival concludes Sunday, April 2 with the Colorado premiere of Storming Caesar’s Palace starting at 7 p.m. at The Lyric. The film chronicles the life of Ruby Duncan, an activist who fights the welfare system and becomes a White House advisor. A real-life superhero, she takes on both the Nevada political establishment and organized crime in a valiant and resolute act of civil disobedience. The film’s director Hazel Gurland-Pooler and Ruby Duncan’s daughter, film participant Sondra Phillips-Gilbert are anticipated in-person guests. A dessert reception will follow the film at The Lyric featuring live music from CSU student musicians.