OUR UPCOMING MOVIE EVENTS

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4/05/19 - Wallingford: Paris to Pittsburgh
4/06/19 - West Seattle: A World Without Nuclear Weapons
4/08/19 - Port Townsend: Chasing Coral
4/09/19 - Vashon: Jane
4/09/19 - Beacon Hill: This Living Salish Sea
4/12/19 - Gig Harbor: The Nuns, The Priests and The Bombs
4/12/19 - Maltby: Trickle Down Town
4/12/19 - Woodinville: The Reluctant Radical
4/12/19 - Wedgwood: Trickle Down Town

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Paris to Pittsburgh

Paris to Pittsburgh

Meaningful Movies in Wallingford
Friday | 4/5/2019 | 7:00 PM
Keystone Congregational Church
5019 Keystone Place N, Seattle, WA

From coastal cities to our country’s heartland, this National Geographic documentary celebrates how people are demanding and developing real solutions to the climate emergency. As the weather grows more deadly and destructive, many of us aren’t waiting on Washington, D.C. to act. Set against the national debate over the United States’ energy future — and the explosive decision to exit …

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A World Without Nuclear Weapons

A World Without Nuclear Weapons

West Seattle Meaningful Movies
Saturday | 4/6/2019 | 7:00 PM
High Point Neighborhood House
6400 Sylvan Way SW Seattle, WA

Wouldn’t it be wonderful to live in a world without nuclear weapons? Come to an evening on the danger of nuclear war and how we can prevent it.  There will be two short videos, and a presentation by West Seattle Neighbors for Peace and Justice. One of the videos is a TED Talk by Brian Toon, a professor in the Department of Atmospheric …

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Chasing Coral

Chasing Coral

Meaningful Movies Port Townsend
Monday | 4/8/2019 | 6:30 PM
Quimper Unitarian Universalist Fellowship
2333 San Juan Ave, Port Townsend, WA

Coral reefs are the nursery for all life in the oceans, a remarkable ecosystem that sustains us. Yet with carbon emissions warming the seas, a phenomenon called “coral bleaching” – a sign of mass coral death – has been accelerating around the world, and the public has no idea of the scale or implication of the catastrophe silently raging underwater. …

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Jane

Jane

Backbone Meaningful Movies on Vashon
Tuesday | 4/9/2019 | 6:00 PM
Vashon Theatre
17723 Vashon Highway SW, Vashon, WA

"Jane" tells the story of Jane Goodall, a woman whose chimpanzee research challenged the male-dominated scientific consensus of her time and revolutionized our understanding of the natural world. The film draws from over 100 hours of never-before-seen footage that has been tucked away in the National Geographic archives for over 50 years. Set to a rich orchestral score from legendary …

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This Living Salish Sea

This Living Salish Sea

Beacon Hill Meaningful Movies
Tuesday | 4/9/2019 | 7:00 PM
Centilia Cultural Center
1660 Roberto Maestas Festival St.
Seattle, WA

The Salish Sea is one of the flash points and metaphors for issues affecting the environmental diversity and ecological sustainability that will severely impact future generations, not only of Washington and British Columbia, but world-wide. "This Living Salish Sea" looks below the mirror of the surface, to explore some of the spectacular living treasures that inhabit the second largest “inland” …

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The Nuns, The Priests and The Bombs

The Nuns, The Priests and The Bombs

Meaningful Movies in Gig Harbor
Friday | 4/12/2019 | 6:00 PM
Agnus Dei Lutheran Church
10511 Peacock Hill Ave NW, Gig Harbor, WA

This film from Helen Young highlights the work of her friend, the late Father William “Bix” Bichsel, and confirms the need to eliminate nuclear weapons. The film follows two cases: the July 2012 break-in at the site known as America’s “Fort Knox of Uranium” where the intruders were an 82-year old Catholic nun and two fellow peace activists, and the …

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Trickle Down Town

Trickle Down Town

Maltby Meaningful Movies
Friday | 4/12/2019 | 6:30 PM
22105 East Lost Lake Road
Snohomish, WA

This new film from a Seattle filmmaker, who will attend our screening, takes an up-close look at homelessness in Seattle. There are in-depth interviews with homeless people and visits to local homeless camps, including Camp Second Chance in West Seattle. Also shown are people who are working hard to help their homeless neighbors. The filmmaker, Tomasz Biernacki, says, “I have …

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The Reluctant Radical

The Reluctant Radical

Woodinville Meaningful Movies
Friday | 4/12/2019 | 7:00 PM
Northshore UCC
18900 168th Ave NE Woodinville, WA

If a crime is committed in order to prevent a greater crime, is it forgivable? Is it, in fact, necessary? "The Reluctant Radical" features activist Ken Ward as he confronts his fears and puts himself in the direct path of the fossil fuel industry to combat climate change. Ken breaks the law as a last resort and with great trepidation, …

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Trickle Down Town

Trickle Down Town

Wedgwood Meaningful Movies
Friday | 4/12/2019 | 7:00 PM
Our Lady of the Lake Church
8900 35th Ave NE, Seattle, WA

NOTE LOCATION CHANGE THIS MONTH: Wedgwood Presbyterian Church, 8008 35th Ave NE, Seattle. This powerful film by Seattle filmmaker Tomasz Biernacki examines homelessness in Seattle. He visits homeless camps, conducts in-depth interviews with our homeless neighbors and those helping them. He provides concrete, simple steps that people can take every day to be a part of the solution to homelessness.

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