Creativity is just connecting things. When you ask creative people how they did something, they feel a little guilty because they didn’t really do it, they just saw something. It seemed obvious to them after a while. – Steve Jobs
Poetry (Stories + Testimonials) + Photography + performers
Stories and first-hand testimonials from refugees, along with Brian Sokol’s photography project, ‘The Most Important Thing,’ inspired the spoken word poem, ‘What They Took With Them,’ by Jenifer Toksvig.
This 5-minute film was produced by the UNHCR – The United Nations Refugee Agency, and is performed by UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador Cate Blanchett, actors Keira Knightley, Juliet Stevenson, Peter Capaldi, Stanley Tucci, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Kit Harington, Douglas Booth and Jesse Eisenberg, and writer Neil Gaiman.
The CREATIVE CHANGE-MAKING Conference has been organized to showcase local heroes, individuals from within our own communities, who are creating their own path, leading by example, and following their dreams through purposeful work.
Intrigued? Come listen to the stories. Ask questions. Be inspired to change your life!