NOW IN OUR 14TH YEAR OF FILMS + DISCUSSION,  
...ALL OVER PUGET SOUND AND WESTERN WASHINGTON!

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Please Donate if you can.  DONATIONS are needed to keep Meaningful Movies operational. We are a 501c3 Washington State Nonprofit.  This is a Community Partnership. All of our labor is voluntary, but donations are needed to keep bringing you free, high-quality, current and relevant documentary films.  Thank you for any help you can provide! 

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NETWORK-WIDE SCREENINGS COMING - AUGUST thru NOVEMBER

 

…13 Meaningful Movies Venues Across Puget Sound & Western Washington
Admission Free - Public Invited - Donations kindly accepted.

The Movie: ‘WHERE TO INVADE NEXT’ 

(In partnership with WAmend’s campaign to get big money out of politics, 
ballot initiative I-735, http://www.wamend.org/.)  

Free college? Universal Healthcare for all?
Reasonable work hours and generous vacation time? Responsible sex education for our youth?
Equity for women in the workplace? Sane drug laws and prison policies? Healthy food in our schools? These and more are all possible here in the United States. 

Discover just how different America is from the rest of the world and what we have to learn from them as Michael Moore takes us on an illuminating journey.

More information at: https://meaningfulmovies.org/multiple-screenings-of-where-do-we-invade-next/.

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 Of Special Interest related to our screenings of "Where To Invade Next"
...after all, what policy in our country isn't touched by big money in elections!

WAmend Rally with David Cobb

Saturday, August 15th, 10AM - 4PM @ Seattle Labor Temple, 2800 1st Ave, Seattle

Come celebrate with WAmend & Move to Amend’s Outreach Director and founding member, David Cobb, on Initiative 735 passing 100,000 signatures and learn how YOU can get involved to end corporate personhood and demand real democracy!  More info at http://www.wamend.org/cobb.

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A Small Good Thing

TONIGHT!

A Small Good Thing

Meaningful Movies of Issaquah
Wednesday | 7/27/2016 | 6:30 PM
Blakely Hall, 2550 NE Park Drive Issaquah, WA

For the longest time, we’ve been living as though the more we have—the more money, the more goods, the more territory—the happier we’ll be. Surprisingly, over the last fifty years as our standard of living has improved, our happiness has not. A Small Good Thing examines how our ideal of the American Dream has come to the end of its …

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He Named Me Malala

He Named Me Malala

Meaningful Movies: Sustainable Ballard
Sunday | 7/31/16 | 5:15 PM
St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, 5710 22nd Ave NW, Seattle, WA

After the Taliban tries to kill her for speaking out on behalf of girls' education, Pakistani teenager Malala Yousafzai emerges as a leading advocate for children's right and the youngest-ever Nobel Peace Prize Laureate. ***Please note this location is not ADA accessible. If this will prevent …

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Anthropocene

Anthropocene

Meaningful Movies in Wallingford
Friday | 8/5/2016 | 7:00 PM
5019 Keystone Place N (at Keystone Congregational Church) Seattle, WA

A Working Group of international scientists is deciding whether to declare a new geological epoch - the Anthropocene - a planet shaped more by mankind than nature. Its members tell the story of the Anthropocene and argue whether it's a tragedy, a comedy, or something more surreal. With archival footage, award-winning stills and interviews, ANTHROPOCENE proposes a common secular narrative …

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Cowspiracy: The Sustainability Secret

Cowspiracy: The Sustainability Secret

Wedgwood Meaningful Movies
Friday | 8/12/2016 | 7:00 PM
Our Lady of the Lake Church, 8900 35th Ave NE Seattle, WA

Cowspiracy: The Sustainability Secret is a documentary film exploring the impact of animal agriculture on the environment. Although the scientific community has formed a consensus that global warming is primarily caused by humans burning fossil fuels, according to a report by the much respected Union of Concerned Scientists, livestock currently contribute 15% of the global greenhouse gas emissions (lower than the value estimated in the film). …

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Tapped

Tapped

Meaningful Movies in Gig Harbor
Friday | 8/12/2016 | 7:00 PM
Angus Dei Lutheran Church, 10511 Peacock Hill Ave NW, Gig Harbor, WA

Tapped is a film that examines the role of the bottled water industry and its effects on our health, climate change, pollution, and our reliance on oil. Directed by Stephanie Soechtig and produced by Atlas Films, the film exposes the bottled water industry as an ecological and consumer nightmare where corporations like Coca-Cola, Pepsi and Nestle mine public water sources …

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He Named Me Malala

He Named Me Malala

Everett Meaningful Movies
Saturday | 8/13/2016 | 7:00 PM
Sanctuary Covenant Church, 4502 Rucker Ave, Everett, WA

After the Taliban tries to kill her for speaking out on behalf of girls' education, Pakistani teenager Malala Yousafzai emerges as a leading advocate for children's right and the youngest-ever Nobel Peace Prize Laureate. Doors open at 6:30 for refreshments.  Movie starts at 7:00PM.

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Where To Invade Next

Where To Invade Next

Meaningful Movies at Cascade Park
Thursday | 8/18/2016 | 5:45 PM
Cascade Park Library at 600 NE 136th Ave Vancouver, WA

What would life be like in a culture that is not obsessed with maximum profitability for corporations, and where the quality of life for average citizens is top priority for public and private policy? Michael Moore's newest movie shows us what it might be like and we don't have to take his word for it, he takes us where it …

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PRIDE - Temporary New Location in Mt Baker

PRIDE - Temporary New Location in Mt Baker

Mt Baker Meaningful Movies
Thursday | 8/18/2016 | 6:30 PM

TEMPORARY NEW LOCATION:
Mt Baker Presbyterian Church – 3201 Hunter Blvd S

PRIDE is inspired by an extraordinary true story. It’s the summer of 1984, Margaret Thatcher is in power and the National Union of Mineworkers is on strike, prompting a London-based group of gay and lesbian activists to raise money to support the strikers’ families. Initially rebuffed by the Union, the group identifies a tiny mining village in Wales and sets …

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Sonic Sea

Sonic Sea

Meaningful Movies Tacoma
Friday | 8/19/2016 | 7:00 PM
Center 4 Spiritual Living, 206 North J. St. (Located on Division and J St. across from Group Health) Tacoma, WA

Every day, whales, dolphins, fish and other marine life are threatened by a cacophony of industrial noise from shipping, seismic exploration for oil and gas and naval sonar used for routine training exercises. From the Atlantic to the Pacific to the wild Arctic, this endless barrage of noise impairs the ability of our planet’s vulnerable marine life to communicate, find …

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Pay 2 Play

Pay 2 Play

Meaningful Movies in Gig Harbor
Friday | 9/9/2016 | 7:00 PM
Angus Dei Lutheran Church, 10511 Peacock Hill Ave NW Gig Harbor, WA

PAY 2 PLAY: Democracy's High Stakes is an entertaining documentary about the corrupting influence of money in politics featuring Robert Reich, Lawrence Lessig, Marianne Williamson, Noam Chomsky, Van Jones and more.         The film explores the status quo and offers a set of simple solutions we can all work on together to take back our democracy.

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Where to Invade Next

Where to Invade Next

Sno-King Meaningful Movies
Saturday | 9/10/2016 | 7:00 PM
Edmonds Unitarian Universalist Congregation, 8109 224 Street SW Edmonds, WA

Where To Invade Next is an expansive, rib-tickling and subversive comedy in which Academy Award-winning director Moore, playing the role of “invader,” visits a host of nations to learn how the U.S. could improve its own prospects. The creator of Fahrenheit 9/11 and Bowling for Columbine is back with this hilarious and eye-opening call to arms. Turns out the solutions to …

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The Mask You Live In

The Mask You Live In

Meaningful Movies Tacoma
Friday | 9/16/2016 | 7:00 PM
Center 4 Spiritual Living, 206 North J. St. (Located on Division and J St. across from Group Health) Tacoma, WA

“The Mask You Live In maintains that many gender traits are a social construct and that the images of men that boys receive at home and from television, films, sports and video games encourages them to be stoic, dominant and to resolve conflicts with violence.” – Director Jennifer Siebel Newsom The Mask You Live In follows boys and young men as they …

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The War You Don't See

The War You Don't See

Meaningful Movies in Gig Harbor
Friday | 10/14/2016 | 7:00 PM
Angus Dei Lutheran Church, 10511 Peacock Hill Ave NW Gig Harbor, WA

'The War You Don't See' is a powerful and timely investigation into the media's role in war, tracing the history of 'embedded' and independent reporting beginning with the carnage of World War One. As weapons and propaganda become even more sophisticated, the nature of war is developing into an 'electronic battlefield' in which journalists play a key role, and …

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Money And Medicine

Money And Medicine

Meaningful Movies in Gig Harbor
Friday | 11/11/2016 | 7:00 PM
Angus Dei Lutheran Church, 10511 Peacock Hill Ave NW Gig Harbor, WA

As rising health care costs threaten to bankrupt the country, MONEY AND MEDICINE tackles the medical, ethical, and financial challenges of containing runaway health care spending. In addition to illuminating the so-called waste and overtreatment that pervade our medical system, MONEY AND MEDICINE explores promising ways to reduce health care expenditures and improve the overall quality of medical care.

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