UPCOMING FILMS at THE MEANINGFUL MOVIES

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    10/16/18 - Bellevue: Which Way Home?
    10/18/18 - Olympia: Teen Files: The Truth About Hate

    10/19/18 - Kirkland: The Reluctant Radical
    10/24/18 - Ridgefield: Immigration Paradox
    10/25/18 - Tacoma: A Plastic Ocean
    10/25/18 - Mt. Baker: Indivisible: Love Knows no Borders

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Which Way Home

Which Way Home

Meaningful Movies on the Eastside
Tuesday | 10/16/2018 | 6:30 PM
St. Margaret's Episcopal Church
4228 Factoria Blvd SE, Bellevue, WA

As the U.S. continues to build a wall between itself and Mexico, "Which Way Home" shows the personal side of immigration through the eyes of children who face harrowing dangers with enormous courage and resourcefulness as they endeavor to make it to the U.S. The film follows several unaccompanied child migrants as they journey through Mexico en route to the …

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Teen Files: The Truth About Hate

Teen Files: The Truth About Hate

Meaningful Movies Olympia
Thursday | 10/18/2018 | 6:15 PM
Olympia UUC, 2315 Division St. NW Olympia, WA

This hard-hitting documentary explores the issue of hate through the eyes of American teenagers as they come face-to-face the people they hate and with their own racism and ethnic, religious and sexual-orientation bigotry. In each of its four segments, teenagers are forthright and even proud, of their prejudices — racist, anti-gay, religious, ethnic bigotry. The idea of the film was …

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The Reluctant Radical

The Reluctant Radical

Meaningful Movies in Kirkland
Friday | 10/19/2018 | 7:00 PM
Northlake Unitarian Universalist Church, 308 4th Ave S, Kirkland, WA

This film follows activist Ken Ward as he puts himself in the direct path of the fossil fuel industry to combat climate change. Ken breaks the law as a last resort, to fulfill what he sees as his personal obligation to future generations.  He pushed for a crisis level response from inside environmental organizations. Those efforts failed, and he now embraces direct action civil disobedience …

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Immigration Paradox

Immigration Paradox

Meaningful Movies in Ridgefield
Wednesday | 10/24/2018 | 7:00 PM
Old Liberty Theater, 115 N Main Ave Ridgefield, WA

"Immigration Paradox" takes a critical and in-depth look at one of the most divisive issues in human global history–immigration. After encountering an immigrant crossing the Arizona desert, Emmy Award Winner and Filmmaker Lourdes Lee Vasquez sets out to understand why people would risk their lives to come to the U.S.. Her quest takes a shocking twist when she musters enough …

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A Plastic Ocean

A Plastic Ocean

Meaningful Movies Tacoma
Thursday | 10/25/2018 | 6:30 PM
The Grand Cinema, 606 Fawcett Ave Tacoma, WA

“A Plastic Ocean” 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 on policy changes, for reducing …

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Indivisible: Love Knows No Borders

Indivisible: Love Knows No Borders

Mt Baker Meaningful Movies
Thursday | 10/25/2018 | 6:30 PM
Mt. Baker Community Club
2811 Mt. Rainier Dr. S, Seattle, WA

"Indivisible" is an award-winning documentary about the real people at the heart of our nation’s immigration debate.  Renata, Evelyn, and Antonio were young children when their parents brought them to the U.S. in search of a better life; they were teenagers when their mothers, fathers, and siblings were deported.  Today, they are known as Dreamers. "Indivisible" takes place at a …

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