In 2003, Chronogram
News and Politics Editor Lorna Tychostup traveled to Iraq as a photojournalist on a mission to humanize the Iraqi people to the American public. She spent nine years photographing ordinary Iraqi civilians, risking her life, imprisonment, and even a $1 million fine to put a human face on global tragedy. Trish Dalton explores Tychostup's controversial journey in the documentary, Bordering on Treason
, which will have its local premier at Upstate Films
in Woodstock on Sunday, January 26 at 1pm; Downing Film Center
in Newburgh on Monday, January 27 at 7:15pm; and Rosendale Theater
on Tuesday, January 28 at 7:15pm.