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OUR UPCOMING MOVIE EVENTS

MeaningfulMovies.org

4/24/19 - Issaquah: Evolution of Organic
4/24/19 - Ridgefield: Resilience
4/25/19 - Mt. Baker: Trickle Down Town
4/26/19 - Tacoma: The People vs The Politicians
5/03/19 - Wallingford: What Doesn't Kill Me
5/04/19 - West Seattle: A Concerned Citizen
5/06/19 - First Hill: Sonic Sea
5/10/19 - Gig Harbor: Generation Zapped
5/10/19 - Wedgwood: Digital Disconnect

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Evolution of Organic

Evolution of Organic

Meaningful Movies of Issaquah
Wednesday | 4/24/2019 | 6:30 PM
Blakely Hall, 2550 NE Park Drive
Issaquah, WA

"Evolution of Organic" brings us 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 reject chemical farming and set out to explore organic alternatives. It’s a heartfelt journey of change from a small band of rebels to a cultural transformation in the way we grow …

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Resilience

Resilience

Meaningful Movies in Ridgefield
Wednesday | 4/24/2019 | 7:00 PM
Old Liberty Theater
115 N Main Ave, Ridgefield, WA

"Resilience" reveals how toxic stress from abuse and neglect can trigger hormones that wreak havoc on the brains and bodies of children, putting them at a greater risk for disease, homelessness, prison time, and early death. While the broader impacts of poverty worsen the risk, no segment of society is immune. Trailblazers in pediatrics, education, and social welfare are using …

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Trickle Down Town

Trickle Down Town

Mt Baker Meaningful Movies
Thursday | 4/25/2019 | 6:30 PM
Mt. Baker Community Club
2811 Mt. Rainier Dr. S, Seattle, WA

Tomasz Biernacki’s new documentary about the homeless crisis in Seattle is a must-see. It deftly interweaves in-depth stories and interviews of community members who are living the crisis on the streets with interviews of political leaders and community advocates, vivid images of the current state of affairs and a poignant examination of the roots of homelessness in the region. Biernacki …

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The People vs The Politicians

The People vs The Politicians

Meaningful Movies Tacoma
Friday | 4/26/2019 | 6:30 PM
Center for Spiritual Living
206 North J Street, Tacoma, WA

Citizen rebellions exploding all around the country .People Power taking back our democracy. People fed up with partisan warfare and gridlock in Washington. The states are now the battleground. More and more ordinary Americans realize that "It's Up to Us" to fix our broken democracy, taking on every flaw in our politics – dark money, vote suppression, gerrymandering, Citizens United, …

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What Doesn't Kill Me

What Doesn't Kill Me

Meaningful Movies in Wallingford
Friday | 5/3/2019 | 7:00 PM
Keystone Congregational Church
5019 Keystone Place N, Seattle, WA

Every day, 5 million children in the US experience domestic violence, either as witnesses or victims. Due to a horrific system that favors abusive fathers, a shocking number of mothers who seek to protect their children (and themselves) end up losing them. Most Americans are unaware that an abusive father, who contests custody from a protective mother, will win 70% …

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A Concerned Citizen

A Concerned Citizen

West Seattle Meaningful Movies
Saturday | 5/4/2019 | 7:00 PM
High Point Neighborhood House
6400 Sylvan Way SW, Seattle, WA

This film documents the work of Dr. Riki Ott, a whistleblower who predicted the Exxon Valdez oil spill hours before it happened and came to the aid of her Alaskan community in their battle to get compensation for their loss of health and income. Recognizing the power of money in politics, she advocated for a constitutional amendment to end corporate …

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Sonic Sea

Sonic Sea

First Hill Meaningful Movies
Monday | 5/6/2019 | 6:30 PM
Seattle First Baptist Church
1111 Harvard Ave, Seattle, WA

Sound travels underwater at five times the speed it travels through air, and travels much farther. Tens of thousands of marine vessels ply the oceans per year and industry and military base their operations far from dry land. Unfortunately, the sounds and vibrations they generate beneath the waves overwhelm the delicate sound environments essential to the survival of marine life. …

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Generation Zapped

Generation Zapped

Meaningful Movies in Gig Harbor
Friday | 5/10/2019 | 6:00 PM
Agnus Dei Lutheran Church
10511 Peacock Hill Ave NW
Gig Harbor, WA

"Generation Zapped" reveals that wireless technology poses serious health risks, from infertility to cancer. Through interviews with experts in science and public health, along with people who suffer from high sensitivity to wireless radiation, the film suggests ways to reduce your exposure and protect your family.

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Digital Disconnect

Digital Disconnect

Wedgwood Meaningful Movies
Friday | 5/10/2019 | 7:00 PM
Our Lady of the Lake Church
8900 35th Ave NE, Seattle, WA

Digital Disconnect trains its sights on the relationship between the internet and democracy in the age of fake news, filter bubbles, and Facebook security breaches. Moving from the development of the internet as a publicly funded project in the late 1960s to its full-scale commercialization today, renowned media scholar Robert McChesney traces how the democratizing potential of the internet has …

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