The Meaningful Movies Project

          15th ANNIVERSARY of the MEANINGFUL MOVIES

Meaningful Movies began in February 2003 in the Wallingford neighborhood of Seattle. Please join us at our Wallingford film event on February 2nd as we celebrate the 15-year anniversary of this community milestone.

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THIS WEEK'S FILMS

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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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An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power

An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power

Mt Baker Meaningful Movies
Thursday | 1/25/2018 | 6:30 PM
Mt. Baker Community Club,
2811 Mount Rainier Drive South
Seattle, 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 …

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Sustainable

Sustainable

Meaningful Movies: Sustainable Ballard
Sunday | 1/28/2018 | 5:30 PM
Royal Drummer Cafe
6420 24th Ave NW, Seattle, 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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War on the EPA... and 15th anniversary of Meaningful Movies

War on the EPA... and 15th anniversary of Meaningful Movies

Meaningful Movies in Wallingford
Friday | 2/2/2018 | 7:00 PM
5019 Keystone Place N (Keystone Congregational Church), Seattle, WA

Come help us celebrate the 15th anniversary of the Meaningful Movies, cake included.  Our movie for the evening is the PBS Frontline documentary "War on the EPA."   The film tells the story of how combatting perceived federal overreach by the EPA became a popular conservative cause.  It unpacks the events that led to the Trump administration’s withdrawal from the Paris climate …

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

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Please Help Support the MEANINGFUL MOVIES PROJECT 
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!

Many employers have Matching Gift programs where they'll double the donations made by their employees and retirees (e.g., Starbucks, Boeing, Microsoft, Alaska Airlines, etc.). 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!

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

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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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MAILING ADDRESS: The Meaningful Movies Project  |  P.O. Box 31005  |  Seattle, WA 98103
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