Win tickets for a screening of the documentary “Fire at Sea” (NYC)

Win tickets for a screening of the documentary “Fire at Sea” (NYC)

We’re excited to give NOIAW members and friends the opportunity to participate in a giveaway for free tickets to see Fire at Sea. Three winners will each receive a free pair of tickets for any screening of their choosing (Q&A not included) at the IFC Center in New York City between October 25th and October 27th. The deadline to enter the giveaway is Monday, October 24, 2016 at 11:59 PM.

To view available dates and times, please click here.

The winners will be notified on Tuesday, October 25th at 11:59 AM by e-mail with instructions on how to use the free tickets.


Use the widget below to enter our giveaway! Log in using your Facebook account or e-mail address, then follow the instructions to enter. You can enter each day to increase your chances of winning.

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Fire at Sea is a documentary by director Gianfranco Rosi that captures life on the Italian Island of Lampedusa, a frontline in the European migrant crisis.

The sleepy Italian island of Lampedusa, some 70 miles from Tunisia, has become the first stop for hundreds of thousands of refugees streaming into Europe to escape conflict, poverty and persecution throughout Africa and the Middle East. This film offers a startlingly poignant glimpse into the small island’s culture as its people encounter waves of desperate newcomers packed into rickety fishing boats, many of whom die before reaching Lampedusa’s coast. As the residents of Lampedusa attempt to go about the quotidian aspects of their day, one of the world’s most tragic crises is literally washing up on their shores.  To view the official trailer, click here.

Screenings of this documentary will take place Friday, October 21st through Friday, October 27th at the IFC Center  and Lincoln Plaza Cinema.



The director, Gianfranco Rosi will be in New York during the opening weekend for Q&As with audiences.
Advance ticket purchase required.

Q&A sessions will be held at the IFC Center on Friday, October 21 and Saturday, October 22 at 7:50 PM and on Sunday October 23 at 3:00 PM. For more information, click here.

The Lincoln Plaza Cinema will be holding Q&As on Friday, October 21, Saturday, October 22 and Sunday, October 23 at 4:40 PM. For more information, click here.


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