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“A comeback story like no other.”
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GABBY GIFFORDS WON’T BACK DOWN tells the extraordinary story of former Arizona Congresswoman Gabby Giffords, her relentless fight to recover following an assassination attempt in 2011, and her new life as one of the most effective activists in the battle for gun violence prevention and in promoting understanding of the language condition aphasia. Featuring extensive verité filming of Gabby and her husband, astronaut-turned-Senator Mark Kelly; interviews with Barack Obama and other friends and colleagues; and exclusive access to stunning videos taken in the weeks following her near-death experience, this film is the story of a rising star transformed by an act of violence, and a close-up portrait of the marriage that sustains her. Directors: Julie Cohen, Betsy West (US 2022) 97 min.

ADVANCE SCREENING WEDNESDAY, JULY 13
Includes pre-recorded introduction by Gabby’s husband  and U.S. Senator Mark Kelly, and a pre-recorded Q & A after the film with Gabby Giffords, filmmakers  Julie Cohen and Betsy West (RBG!) and moderator Nina Totenberg.

OPENS FRIDAY, JULY 15

$12.50 General  |  $9. Senior • Youth • Matinée  |  $7 CFI Members