Protester holding a sign in Flint
Protester holding a sign in Flint
Athena Film Fest - Grant Winning Script Reading

(released 5/9/2021)

WHAT THE EYES DON'T SEE was the 2020 Alfred P. Sloan Athena List Development grant-winning script at the Athena Film Festival 2020.  On Monday, May 24 at 7p.m., there will be a free virtual script reading and a live Q&A with screenwriter Cherien Dabis.

The script is a true story of Iraqi American pediatrician Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha who blew the whistle on government officials for exposing tens of thousands of residents to disastrous levels of toxic lead in the drinking water in Flint, Michigan.

To sign up for the free broadcast of the script reading, go to:

For more information about the Athena Film Festival's partnership with the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, please click here.

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