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OUR UPCOMING MOVIE EVENTS

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8/2/19 - Wallingford: Reversing Roe
8/6/19 - Vashon: The Nuns, the Priests, and the Bombs
8/9/19 - Gig Harbor: Trickle Down Town
8/9/19 - Wedgwood: Homeland: Four Portraits of Native Action
8/11/19 - Federal Way: Gender Equality in Islam

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Reversing Roe

Reversing Roe

Meaningful Movies in Wallingford
Friday | 8/2/2019 | 7:00 PM
Keystone Congregational Church
5019 Keystone Place N, Seattle, WA

Forty-five years after it revolutionized abortion law in America, the landmark 1973 US Supreme Court case Roe v. Wade is once again at a crossroads. In their timely new documentary "Reversing Roe," filmmakers Ricki Stern and Annie Sundberg present a deeply illuminating look of the state of abortion and women’s rights in America. The film offers candid and riveting interviews …

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The Nuns, the Priests, and the Bombs

The Nuns, the Priests, and the Bombs

Backbone Meaningful Movies on Vashon
Tuesday | 8/6/2019 | 6:00 PM
Vashon Theatre
17723 Vashon Highway SW, Vashon, WA

Nuclear disarmament activists challenge the security and legality of America’s nuclear weapons when they break into two top-secret facilities: the “Fort Knox of Uranium” and a U.S. Navy Trident nuclear submarine base. As we remember Hiroshima Day and the catastrophic use of nuclear weapons 74 years ago, we must ask as a society, are they criminals or are they prophets sending a …

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Trickle Down Town

Trickle Down Town

Meaningful Movies in Gig Harbor
Friday | 8/9/2019 | 6:00 PM
Agnus Dei Lutheran Church
10511 Peacock Hill Ave NW, Gig Harbor, WA

Tomasz Biernacki’s thought-provoking documentary about the homeless crisis in Seattle. Deftly interweaving in-depth stories 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 paints a picture of a city …

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Homeland: Four Portraits of Native Action

Homeland: Four Portraits of Native Action

Wedgwood Meaningful Movies
Friday | 8/9/2019 | 7:00 PM
Our Lady of the Lake Church
8900 35th Ave NE, Seattle, WA

Having brutally occupied the homeland of Native Americans, the invading Europeans forced the indigenous population onto reservations - land that was specifically selected because of its apparent worthlessness. To add salt to wounds that are still open, multinational energy companies and others are coming back to extract the hidden mineral wealth of the reservations and are leaving a trail of …

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Gender Equality in Islam

Gender Equality in Islam

Meaningful Movies Matinee: 2nd Sundays @ Federal Way Library Sunday | 8/11/2019 | 2:00 PM
Federal Way Library
34200 1ST Way S, Federal Way, WA

This film explores the role of gender equity within Islam. Dr. Azizah Al-Hibri, a law professor and Islamic scholar, along with a group of female Islamic scholars, examine the impact cultural practices and patriarchal interpretations of the Koran have had in the treatment of Muslim women. "Gender Equality in Islam" is part of the program, Meaningful Movies Matinee, a social …

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