The Meaningful Movies Project
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THIS WEEK'S MEANINGFUL MOVIES

       VashonI Am Not Your Negro

       Beacon Hill:  Plane Truths and Intertribal Canoe Journey 
       Gig Harbor: An Inconvenient Sequel
       Woodinville: An Inconvenient Sequel
       Wedgwood: Making a Killing: Guns, Greed & the NRA
       Everett: Shift Change: Putting Democracy to Work
       Queen Anne: Sustainable

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I Am Not Your Negro

I Am Not Your Negro

Backbone Meaningful Movies on Vashon
Tuesday | 4/10/2018 | 6:00 PM
Vashon Theatre, 17723 Vashon Highway SW, Vashon, WA

"I Am Not Your Negro" envisions the book James Baldwin never finished, a radical narration about race in America, using the writer's original words, as read by actor Samuel L. Jackson. Alongside a flood of rich archival material, the film draws upon Baldwin's notes on the lives and assassinations of Medgar Evers, Malcolm X, and Martin Luther King Jr., to …

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Two short movies

Two short movies

Beacon Hill Meaningful Movies
Tuesday | 4/10/2018 | 7:00 PM
Centilia Cultural Center, 1660 Roberto Maestas Festival St., Seattle, WA

INTERTRIBAL CANOE JOURNEY, produced by Jeff Smith and AFSC, introduces the resurgence of the traditional Northwest Coastal canoe journeys. Interviews with tribal leaders highlight its importance. PLANE TRUTHS, produced by Mark Dworkin and Melissa Young, explores the sound and pollution impacts on Whidbey Island and surrounding region of the Navy jets called Growlers. Mark and Melissa will attend, …

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An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power

An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power

Meaningful Movies in Gig Harbor
Friday | 4/13/2018 | 6:30 PM
Agnus Dei Lutheran Church,
10511 Peacock Hill Ave NW,
Gig Harbor, 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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An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power

An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power

Woodinville Meaningful Movies
Friday | 4/13/2018 | 7:00 PM
18900 168th Ave NE (located at Northshore UCC) ,Woodinville, WA

THERE’S STILL TIME. 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 …

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Making a Killing: Guns, Greed, and the NRA

Making a Killing: Guns, Greed, and the NRA

Wedgwood Meaningful Movies
Friday | 4/13/2018 | 7:00 PM
Our Lady of the Lake Church,
8900 35th Ave NE, Seattle, WA

Through personal stories, this film reports how guns affect the lives of everyday Americans. People's lives across the country are changed by guns in cases of domestic violence, deliberate or random shootings and killings on city streets, by children killing other children after finding unsecured guns at home, and by mass-killings by automatic weapons in theaters, at music venues, and …

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Shift Change: Putting Democracy to Work

Shift Change: Putting Democracy to Work

Everett Meaningful Movies
Saturday | 4/14/2018 | 6:00 PM
Our Savior's Lutheran Church ,
215 Mukilteo Blvd, Everett, WA

"Shift Change" explores thriving businesses in the US and Spain that are worker-owned and self-managed. Hear from the workers themselves, see how these businesses are managed and how they benefit workers and the community. The event is free (donations gratefully accepted). Doors open at 6pm with refreshments and socializing. The movie starts at 6:30pm. Following the movie, stay for a community discussion with our panelists: …

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Sustainable

Sustainable

Queen Anne Meaningful Movies @ the Well
Saturday | 4/14/2018 | 7:00 PM
The Well at Queen Anne United Methodist Church
1606 5th Ave W, 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 for future …

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