|United Nations Decolonization Hearings, August, 1989|
Besides being a documentary photography and filmmaker, Elaine Brière has been active in grassroots politics for many years. She was instrumental in forming the East Timor Alert Network in Canada in l986, which helped raise awareness of the plight of the Timorese in this country. She has sponsored refugees from East Timor and Guatemala, and has spoken several times at the United Nations.
Elaine Brière is available for speaking engagements, screenings and workshops.
She has given film screenings and slide presentations to universities, photography schools, art schools, libraries, high schools, youth groups, unions, social justice and human rights groups and other organizations.
Contact Elaine .