COME JOIN US FOR THESE INFORMATIVE FILMS!

             8/14/18 - Vashon: The Breach
             8/16/18 - Vancouver: Miss Representation
             8/16/18 - Olympia: Charlie vs Goliath
 
           8/22/18 - Ridgefield: Before the Flood
           
 8/23/18 - Tacoma: The Age of Consequences
             9/7/18 - Wallingford: A Plastic Ocean
         

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The Breach

The Breach

Backbone Meaningful Movies on Vashon
Tuesday | 8/14/2018 | 6:00 PM
Vashon Theatre
17723 Vashon Hwy SW, Vashon, WA

When fishing guide/filmmaker Mark Titus learns why wild salmon populations plummeted in his native Pacific Northwest, he embarks on a journey to discover where the fish have gone and what might bring them back. Along the way, Titus unravels a trail of human hubris, historical amnesia and potential tragedy looming in Alaska – all conspiring to end the most sustainable …

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Miss Representation

Miss Representation

Meaningful Movies at Cascade Park
Thursday | 8/16/2018 | 5:30 PM
Cascade Park Library
600 NE 136th Ave, Vancouver, WA

"Miss Representation" exposes how mainstream media and culture contribute to the under-representation of women in positions of power and influence in America. The film draws back a curtain to reveal a glaring reality we live with every day but fail to see – how the media’s limited and often disparaging portrayals of women and girls makes it difficult for women to …

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Charlie vs Goliath

Charlie vs Goliath

Meaningful Movies Olympia
Thursday | 8/16/2018 | 6:30 PM
Olympia UUC, 2315 Division St. NW Olympia, WA

An inspiring documentary about a former Catholic priest who challenges the political establishment in the Wild West state of Wyoming. Charlie Hardy is 75 years old and has no money or political experience. But none of that dissuades this 21st century Don Quixote from running for the US Senate while taking a stand against money in politics. Screening Followed By …

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Before the Flood

Before the Flood

Meaningful Movies in Ridgefield
Wednesday | 8/22/2018 | 7:00 PM
Old Liberty Theater
115 N Main Ave, Ridgefield, WA

From Leonardo DiCaprio (Academy Award®-winning actor, environmental activist and U.N. Messenger of Peace) and Fisher Stevens (Academy Award-winning filmmaker), "Before the Flood" presents a riveting account of the dramatic changes occurring around the world due to climate change, as well as the actions we as individuals and as a society can take to prevent catastrophic disruption of life on our …

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The Age of Consequences

The Age of Consequences

Meaningful Movies Tacoma
Thursday | 8/23/2018 | 6:30 PM
The Grand Cinema
606 Fawcett Ave, Tacoma, WA

Through the lens of national security and global stability, a look at the impacts of climate change on increased resource scarcity and migration. As part of a case-study analysis, admirals, generals and military veterans take viewers beyond the headlines of the conflict in Syria, the social unrest of the Arab Spring, the rise of groups like ISIS, and the European …

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A Plastic Ocean

A Plastic Ocean

Meaningful Movies in Wallingford
Friday | 9/7/2018 | 7:00 PM
Keystone Congregational Church
5019 Keystone Place N, Seattle, WA

“A Plastic Ocean” is a scientific documentary that tells the story of how plastics, once they enter the oceans, break up into small particulates that enter the food chain where they attract toxins like a magnet. These toxins are stored in seafood’s fatty tissues, and eventually consumed by us. The film also offers hopeful ideas, based on new technology and …

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