OUR UPCOMING MOVIE EVENTS

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 11/13/18 - Vashon: The Peacemaker

 11/13/18 - Beacon Hill: Soldiers of Conscience
 11/16/18 - Kirkland: Evolution of Organic
 
11/20/18 - Bellevue: Waste Land
 11/28/18 - Issaquah: The True Cost

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The Peacemaker

The Peacemaker

Backbone Meaningful Movies on Vashon
Tuesday | 11/13/2018 | 6:00 PM
Vashon Theatre
17723 Vashon Highway SW
Vashon, WA

"The Peacemaker" is an intimate portrait of international peacemaker Padraig O'Malley, who helps make peace for others but struggles to find it for himself. The film takes us from Padraig's isolated life in Cambridge, Massachusetts to some of the most dangerous crisis zones on Earth – from Northern Ireland to Kosovo, Nigeria to Iraq – over five years, as he …

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Soldiers of Conscience

Soldiers of Conscience

Beacon Hill Meaningful Movies
Tuesday | 11/13/2018 | 7:00 PM
Centilia Cultural Center
1660 Roberto Maestas Festival St.
Seattle, WA

When is it right to kill? In the midst of war, is it right to refuse? Eight U.S. soldiers today, some who killed and some who said no, reveal their inner moral dilemmas in "Soldiers of Conscience." Made with official permission of the U.S. Army, the film transcends politics to explore the tension between spiritual values and military orders. The …

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Evolution of Organic

Evolution of Organic

Meaningful Movies in Kirkland
Friday | 11/16/2018 | 7:00 PM
Northlake Unitarian Universalist Church
308 4th Ave S, Kirkland, WA

This film is the story of organic agriculture, told by those who built the movement. A motley crew of back-to-the-landers, spiritual seekers and farmers’ sons and daughters rejected chemical farming and set out to explore organic alternatives. It was a heartfelt journey of change from a small band of rebels to a cultural transformation in the way we grow and …

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Waste Land

Waste Land

Meaningful Movies on the Eastside
Tuesday | 11/20/2018 | 7:00 PM
St. Margaret's Episcopal Church
4228 Factoria Blvd SE
Bellevue, WA

"Waste Land" follows renowned artist Vik Muniz as he travels from his home base in Brooklyn to his native Brazil and the world's largest garbage dump, Jardim Gramacho, located on the outskirts of Rio de Janeiro. There he photographs an eclectic band of “catadores”—self-designated pickers of recyclable materials. Muniz’s initial objective was to “paint” the catadores with garbage. However, his …

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The True Cost

The True Cost

Meaningful Movies of Issaquah
Wednesday | 11/28/2018 | 6:30 PM
Blakely Hall, 2550 NE Park Dr.
Issaquah, WA

A film about the clothes we wear, the people who make them, and the impact the industry is having on our world. The price of clothing has been decreasing for decades, while the human and environmental costs have grown dramatically. "The True Cost" is a groundbreaking documentary film that pulls back the curtain on the untold story and asks us …

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