Washington, D.C. — On Tuesday, March 11, HBO, The Shriver Report, and the Center for American Progress will host an exclusive premiere screening of the HBO documentary film, “Paycheck to Paycheck.” Rep. Rosa DeLauro (D-CT) will give opening remarks, and a panel discussion with the filmmakers and subject of the film, Katrina Gilbert, will follow the screening.
This is the story of our time: how 42 million American women and the 28 million children who depend on them are living in poverty or on the brink of it. From Maria Shriver’s multi-platform The Shriver Report: A Woman’s Nation Pushes Back From The Brink comes a film that offers a deeply personal, unvarnished, and moving story of the life of Katrina Gilbert, a single mom, struggling to get ahead but constantly getting knocked back by a system that almost seems designed to see her fail.
Featured speaker: Rep. Rosa DeLauro (D-CT)
Opening remarks: Karen Skelton, CEO and editor-in-chief, The Shriver Report Nancy Abraham, senior vice president of documentary programming, HBO
Panelists: Katrina Gilbert, subject of the film Phil Acord, executive director, Children’s Home/Chambliss Shelter Kristin Rowe-Finkbeiner, executive director, Moms Rising
Neera Tanden, president, Center for American Progress
Landmark’s E Street Cinema
E Street between 10th and 11th Streets, NW
Washington, D.C., 20004
Tuesday, March 11, 2014
7:00 p.m. ET – 9:00 p.m. ET Doors open at 6:15 p.m. ET