The Meaningful Movies Project

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This February marks the 
15th ANNIVERSARY of the Meaningful Movies!  Please join us at our Wallingford venue on February 2nd to help us celebrate this community milestone.  If you have a memory of your time at the Meaningful Movies that you'd like to share during this celebration, we'll have a few minutes for you to do so.  And yes, we'll have cake!

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THIS WEEK'S FILMS

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Century of Enslavement: The History of the Federal Reserve

Century of Enslavement: The History of the Federal Reserve

Meaningful Movies at Cascade Park
Thursday | 1/18/2018 | 5:30 PM
Cascade Park Library at 600 NE 136th Ave, Vancouver, WA


Money plays a crucial role in our daily lives. Not only is it the currency which allows us to lead lives of relative health and comfort, but many would argue that it also serves as the driving force behind many of the world's gravest ills. Despite its overwhelming dominance in dictating a quality of life for hundreds of millions of …

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On the Edge: Homelessness in America

On the Edge: Homelessness in America

Meaningful Movies Olympia
Thursday | 1/18/2018 | 6:30 PM
Olympia UUC, 2315 Division St. NW, Olympia, WA


This award winning film follows seven women and their children as they courageously step out of America's shadow of shame and homelessness, lugging family troubles and deep-seated anxiety as they grapple to avoid returning to their nomadic existence. Their brutal honesty reveals not only the turmoil and tragedies that led to their homelessness but also their vulnerability of returning to …

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The Hunting Ground

The Hunting Ground

Meaningful Movies Tacoma
Friday | 1/19/2018 | 6:30 PM
Center for Spiritual Living
206 N. J Street, Tacoma, WA


Director Kirby Dick & Producer Amy Ziering follow up their award-winning “The Invisible War” with another incendiary, shocking, infuriating masterpiece, “The Hunting Ground.” Again, they tackle an institution that has engendered a climate in which sexual assault has nearly become normalized, an expectation on certain college campuses. Over the next year, over 100,000 women will be sexually assaulted on college campuses. As disturbing as …

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An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power

An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power

Meaningful Movies in Kirkland
Friday | 1/19/2018 | 7:00 PM
308 4th Ave S (at Northlake Unitarian Universalist Church), Kirkland, 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 him …

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Inequality For All

Inequality For All

Meaningful Movies of Issaquah
Wednesday | 1/24/2018 | 6:30 PM
Blakely Hall, 2550 NE Park Drive Issaquah, WA


Robert Reich is an economist, author, and educator who was U.S. Secretary of Labor under Bill Clinton and who teaches a course on wealth and poverty at the University of California Berkeley. Since the mid-1980s, Reich has been outspoken on the issue of the growing divide between America's rich and poor; and how this widening gulfthat this gulf is slowly …

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Tickling Giants

Tickling Giants

Meaningful Movies in Ridgefield
Wednesday | 1/24/2018 | 7:00 PM
Old Liberty Theater, 115 N Main Ave, Ridgefield, WA


In the midst of the Egyptian Arab Spring, Bassem Youssef makes a decision that's every mother's worst nightmare... he leaves his job as a heart surgeon to become a full-time comedian. Dubbed, "The Egyptian Jon Stewart," Bassem creates the satirical show, Al Bernameg. The weekly program quickly becomes the most viewed television program in the Middle East, with 30 million viewers …

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The schedule of all upcoming Meaningful Movies events can be found at www.MeaningfulMovies.org

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With Your Tax-Deductible Donation!   

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 high-quality, relevant documentary films. Thank you for any help you can provide!

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About the MEANINGFUL MOVIES PROJECT

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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