The Meaningful Movies Project
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OUR UPCOMING FILMS: 1/5/18 through 1/9/18

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A Bold Peace: Costa Rica's Path of Demilitarization

A Bold Peace: Costa Rica's Path of Demilitarization

Meaningful Movies in Wallingford
Friday | 1/5/2018 | 7:00 PM
5019 Keystone Place N (at Keystone Congregational Church) Seattle, WA


Almost 70 years ago Costa Rica abolished its army and committed itself to fostering a peaceful society. "A Bold Peace" juxtaposes the national policy of demilitarization with their investment in education, health, and the environment. It has been reaping the benefits ever since. “This film is very timely. . . There’s a lot of confusion in our world right now, …

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Dr. Strangelove

Dr. Strangelove

West Seattle Meaningful Movies
Saturday | 1/6/2018 | 7:00 PM
High Point Neighborhood House
6400 Sylvan Way SW, Seattle, WA


Dr. Strangelove (1964), starring Peter Sellers and George C. Scott, is a dark comedy ridiculing the nuclear-war plans of the United States and the Soviet Union. An insane general launches a first strike against the Soviet Union, and a President and his advisers and generals try to call the launch back. In many ways this film is too close to being an actual documentary. It eerily …

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An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power

An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power

Meaningful Movies Port Townsend
Monday | 1/8/2018 | 6:30 PM
Quimper Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 2333 San Juan Ave,
Port Townsend, WA


Former Vice President Al Gore continues his tireless fight, traveling around the world to train an army of activists and influence international climate policy. Cameras follow him behind the scenes -- in moments both private and public, funny and poignant -- as he pursues the inspirational idea that while the stakes have never been higher, the perils of climate change …

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An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power

An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power

Meaningful Movies of Renton
Monday | 1/8/2018 | 7:00 PM
St. Matthew's Lutheran Church
1700 Edmonds Ave NE, Renton, WA


Former Vice President Al Gore continues his tireless fight, traveling around the world to train an army of activists and influence international climate policy. Cameras follow him behind the scenes -- in moments both private and public, funny and poignant -- as he pursues the inspirational idea that while the stakes have never been higher, the perils of climate change can …

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8 Borders 8 Days

8 Borders 8 Days

Backbone Meaningful Movies on Vashon
Tuesday | 1/9/2018 | 6:00 PM
Vashon Theatre, 17723 Vashon Hwy SW, Vashon, WA


A single mother shows us the consequences of closing America’s doors to families fleeing war. With no answer to her application for resettlement in the US, and every other path to safety closed off, a smuggler’s raft to Europe was the only way out. 8 Borders, 8 Days is her story; the intimate details of why a fiercely-determined mother is …

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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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