The Meaningful Movies Project

NOW IN OUR 15TH YEAR OF FILMS + DISCUSSION,  
...ALL OVER WESTERN WASHINGTON AND BEYOND!

Please Help Support the MEANINGFUL MOVIES PROJECT
With Your Tax-Deductible Donations!   

We are a 501c3 Washington State Nonprofit (EIN 80-0782680) and are solely dependent on your donations. All of our labor is voluntary, but donations are needed to continue bringing you free, high-quality, current and relevant documentary films; and to cover website and film library maintenance, equipment purchases, outreach, and more. Thank you for any help you can provide!

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OUR UPCOMING FILM LINEUP:

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MMP Network-Wide Screening

An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth To Power will be shown at 15 Meaningful Movie venues over the next 6 months.  This follow-up film to the Academy Award®-winning documentary An Inconvenient Truth highlights former Vice President Al Gore, as he continues to educate and to persuade regarding sensible solutions to climate change.  With superb cinematography, an excellent soundtrack and focused story line, this is a powerful, must-see documentary.  With An Inconvenient Sequel showing at multiple Meaningful Movie venues, you’ll be able to view it at least once and perhaps two or three times and join in civil discussion about the movie.  As Al Gore says “In order to fix the climate crisis, we’re going to have to fix the democracy crisis”.

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An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth To Power

An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth To Power

Meaningful Movies in Wallingford
Friday | 11/3/2017 | 7:00 PM
5019 Keystone Place N (at Keystone Congregational Church) Seattle, WA

Ten years after the Academy Award®-winning documentary "An Inconvenient Truth" brought climate change to the forefront of mainstream culture, former Vice President Al Gore continues his fight to educate the next generation of climate champions.  This compelling follow-up, "An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth To Power," shows that while the stakes have never been higher, the solutions to the climate crisis are …

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An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power

An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power

West Seattle Meaningful Movies
Saturday | 11/4/2017 | 7:00 PM
High Point Neighborhood House, 6400 Sylvan Way SW Seattle, WA

A riveting and rousing follow-up to An Inconvenient Truth that shows just how close we are to an energy revolution. Former Vice President Al Gore continues his tireless fight—traveling around the world training an army of climate champions, influencing international climate policy, and pursing the idea that while the stakes have never been higher, the perils of climate change can …

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Shadows of Liberty

Shadows of Liberty

Meaningful Movies at Cascade Park
Thursday | 11/9/2017 | 5:30 PM
Cascade Park Library at 600 NE 136th Ave Vancouver, WA

"Shadows of Liberty" presents the phenomenal true story of today's disintegrating freedoms within the U.S. media and government that they don't want you to see. The film takes an intrepid journey through the darker corridors of the American media landscape, where global media conglomerates exercise extraordinary political, social, and economic power. The overwhelming collective power of these firms raises troubling …

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Fix It: Healthcare at the Tipping Point

Fix It: Healthcare at the Tipping Point

Meaningful Movies in Gig Harbor
Friday | 11/10/2017 | 6:30 PM
Agnus Dei Lutheran Church, 10511 Peacock Hill Ave NW Gig Harbor, WA

The average American family of four incurs an annual healthcare insurance tab of $23,000. In many cases, this astronomical sum doesn't afford them nearly enough coverage for emergency medical care. That's just one of the startling realities presented in "Fix It: Healthcare at the Tipping Point," a distressing examination of the country's badly broken healthcare system. Whether you're a senior …

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An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power

An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power

Wedgwood Meaningful Movies
Friday | 11/10/2017 | 7:00 PM
Our Lady of the Lake Church, 8900 35th Ave NE, Seattle, WA

A decade after AN INCONVENIENT TRUTH brought the climate crisis into the heart of popular culture, comes the riveting and rousing follow-up that shows just how close we are to a real energy revolution. Former Vice President Al Gore continues his tireless fight, traveling around the world training an army of climate champions and influencing international climate policy. Cameras follow …

Read more.

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Making a Killing: Guns, Greed, and the NRA

Making a Killing: Guns, Greed, and the NRA

Queen Anne Meaningful Movies @ the Well
Saturday | 11/11/2017 | 7:00 PM
The Well at Queen Anne United Methodist Church 1606 5th Ave W Seattle, WA

"Making a Killing: Guns, Greed, and the NRA" tells the stories of how guns, and the billions of dollars made off of them, affect the lives of everyday Americans. It features personal stories from people across the country who have been affected by gun violence, including survivors and victims' families. The film exposes how the powerful gun companies and the NRA are resisting …

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Time to Choose

Time to Choose

Sno-King Meaningful Movies
Saturday | 11/11/2017 | 7:00 PM
Edmonds Unitarian Universalist Congregation, 8109 224 Street SW Edmonds, WA

CLIMATE CHANGE – Its scope is truly global, with footage and interviews from five continents. The film’s investigation of the true costs of fossil fuels and industrialized agriculture takes audiences inside the drivers of these global phenomena. Audiences meet Appalachian residents suffering from coal-poisoned waters, descend into the dangerous coal pits of China, see the red night skies of Nigeria’s oil and gas …

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Sustainable

Sustainable

Meaningful Movies Port Townsend
Monday | 11/13/2017 | 7:00 PM
Quimper Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 2333 San Juan Ave Port Townsend, WA

A vital investigation of the economic and environmental instability of America’s food system, from the agricultural issues we face — soil loss, water depletion, climate change, pesticide use — to the community of leaders who are determined to fix it. Sustainable is a film about the land, the people who work it and what must be done to sustain it …

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Anne Braden: Southern Patriot

Anne Braden: Southern Patriot

Backbone Meaningful Movies on Vashon
Tuesday | 11/14/2017 | 6:00 PM
Vashon Theatre 17723 Vashon Highway SW Vashon, WA

"Anne Braden: Southern Patriot" is a documentary film exploring the extraordinary life and legacy of this American civil rights leader. After she was charged with sedition for attempting to desegregate a Louisville, Kentucky neighborhood in 1954, Braden used the attacks to turn herself “inside out” and embrace a lifetime of racial justice organizing matched by few whites in American history. …

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Tribal Justice

Tribal Justice

Beacon Hill Meaningful Movies
Tuesday | 11/14/2017 | 7:00 PM
El Centro de La Raza, 17th Ave South & South Lander Street Seattle, WA

TRIBAL JUSTICE is a feature documentary about a little known, under reported but effective criminal justice reform movement in America today: the efforts of tribal courts to create alternative justice systems based on their traditions. In California, the state with the largest number of Indian people and tribes, two formidable Native American women are among those leading the way. Abby …

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Sustainable

Sustainable

Meaningful Movies in Kirkland
Friday | 11/17/2017 | 7:00 PM
308 4th Ave S (at Northlake Unitarian Universalist Church) Kirkland, WA

A vital investigation of the economic and environmental instability of America’s food system, from the agricultural issues we face — soil loss, water depletion, climate change, pesticide use — to the community of leaders who are determined to fix it. Sustainable is a film about the land, the people who work it and what must be done to sustain …

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Minimalism: A Documentary About the Important Things

Minimalism: A Documentary About the Important Things

Meaningful Movies: Sustainable Ballard
Sunday | 11/19/2017 | 5:30 PM
Royal Drummer Cafe 6420 24th Ave NW Seattle, WA

How might your life be better with less? "Minimalism: A Documentary About the Important Things" examines the many flavors of minimalism by taking the audience inside the lives of minimalists from all walks of life—families, entrepreneurs, architects, artists, journalists, scientists, and even a former Wall Street broker—all of whom are striving to live a meaningful life with less. Please join …

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An Inconvenient Sequel

An Inconvenient Sequel

Meaningful Movies in Ridgefield
Wednesday | 11/22/2017 | 7:00 PM
Old Liberty Theater, 115 N Main Ave, Ridgefield , WA

A decade after AN INCONVENIENT TRUTH brought climate change into the heart of popular culture, comes the riveting and rousing follow-up that shows just how close we are to a real energy revolution. Vice President Al Gore continues his tireless fight traveling around the world training an army of climate champions and influencing international climate policy. Cameras follow him behind …

Read more.

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Sustainable

Sustainable

Meaningful Movies of Issaquah
Wednesday | 11/29/2017 | 6:30 PM
Blakely Hall, 2550 NE Park Drive Issaquah, WA

A vital investigation of the economic and environmental instability of America’s food system, from the agricultural issues we face — soil loss, water depletion, climate change, pesticide use — to the community of leaders who are determined to fix it.  "Sustainable" is a film about the land, the people who work it and what must be done to sustain it …

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See the Full Schedule for all Meaningful Movies venues:

www.MeaningfulMovies.org 

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Please Help Support the MEANINGFUL MOVIES PROJECT 
With Your Tax-Deductible Donations!   

We are a 501c3 Washington State Nonprofit (EIN 80-0782680) and are solely dependent on your donations. All of our labor is voluntary, but donations are needed to continue bringing you free, high-quality, current and relevant documentary films; and to cover website and film library maintenance, equipment purchases, outreach, and more. Thank you for any help you can provide!

Many employers (e.g., Starbucks, Boeing, Microsoft, Alaska Airlines, etc.) have matching gift programs where they will double or even quadruple the donations made by their employees and retirees. 
Please check if your employer is one of these, and if so, submit your matching gift requests to them so that your donation can go even further. Thank you!

Some employers (e.g., Microsoft, Alaska Airlines, more.) have volunteer grant programs where the company donates to organizations for every hour its employees volunteer. So come volunteer with us if you can!

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About the MMP

The Meaningful Movies Project is a non-profit organization that helps neighborhoods and groups organize, educate and advocate using the power of social justice documentary film and conversation to build positive and meaningful community. Learn more >

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