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OUR UPCOMING MOVIE EVENTS

MeaningfulMovies.org

6/20/19 - Olympia: Paper Tigers
6/21/19 - Mt. Baker (Note change in location, day & time): I Am Not Your Negro
6/25/19 - King County Dept. of Executive Services: The Most Dangerous Year
6/26/19 - Issaquah: Understanding the Opioid Epidemic
6/26/19 - Ridgefield: Coming of Age in Aging America
6/28/19 - Tacoma: Resilience

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Paper Tigers

Paper Tigers

Meaningful Movies Olympia
Thursday | 6/20/2019 | 6:30 PM
Olympia UUC
2315 Division St. NW, Olympia, WA

One high school's unlikely success story. This powerful film follows a year in the life of an alternative high school in Walla Walla which radically changed its approach to student discipline, with radically positive results. Join us for this 2nd film in our ‘Community of Hope’ series. More than two decades ago, two respected researchers, clinical physician Dr. Vincent Felitti …

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I Am Not Your Negro

I Am Not Your Negro

Mt Baker Meaningful Movies
Friday | 6/21/2019 | 6:00 PM
NW African American Museum
2300 S Massachusetts St.
Seattle, WA

NOTE CHANGE IN LOCATION, DAY OF WEEK, AND TIME!.Join the Northwest African American Museum, Mt Baker Meaningful Movies, American Civil Liberties Union, Social Justice Film Institute, the Mt. Baker Conversations About Race and Equity team and Michael B Maine for a free screening of "I Am Not Your Negro." …

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The Most Dangerous Year

The Most Dangerous Year

Department of Executive Services
Tuesday | 6/25/2019 | 3:30 PM
Chinook Building, Room #121
401 5th Avenue, Seattle, WA

June is PRIDE Month! In honor of PRIDE, the Department of Executive Services, King County is proud to collaborate with the Meaningful Movies Project to bring Vlada Knowlton’s critically acclaimed documentary “The Most Dangerous Year” to our employee community and the public for a screening and discussion. In early 2016, the Human Rights Campaign published a report identifying 2016 as the most …

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Understanding the Opioid Epidemic

Understanding the Opioid Epidemic

Meaningful Movies of Issaquah
Wednesday | 6/26/2019 | 6:30 PM
Blakely Hall
2550 NE Park Drive, Issaquah, WA

This film traces the causes behind the unprecedented growth in the use of prescription opioids and the devastating impact these drugs are having in America.  A single opioid prescription can be the forerunner of opioid addiction and even death. Estimates of death in the U.S. by opioid overdoses now range from ~100-140 users per day.  Opioid addiction now extends into …

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Coming of Age in Aging America

Coming of Age in Aging America

Meaningful Movies in Ridgefield
Wednesday | 6/26/2019 | 7:00 PM
Old Liberty Theater
115 N Main Ave, Ridgefield, WA

This penetrating documentary suggests that America's social and economic institutions will – and must – change to adapt to a staggering demographic transformation where more than half of the world’s population will eventually be over the age of fifty. The film examines the current social security system; looks at the data being collected on the aging brain and body at …

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Resilience

Resilience

Meaningful Movies Tacoma
Friday | 6/28/2019 | 6:30 PM
Center for Spiritual Living
206 North J Street, Tacoma, WA

Researchers have recently discovered a dangerous biological syndrome caused by abuse and neglect during childhood. As the film "Resilience" reveals, toxic stress 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 …

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