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OUR UPCOMING MOVIE EVENTS

MeaningfulMovies.org

 

8/15/19 - Olympia: The Most Dangerous Year
8/18/19 - Spokane: Ancestral Waters
8/23/19 - Tacoma: Strangers in Town
8/28/19 - Ridgefield: Reject

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The Most Dangerous Year

The Most Dangerous Year

Meaningful Movies Olympia
Thursday | 8/15/2019 | 6:30 PM
Olympia UUC
2315 Division St. NW, Olympia, WA

In early 2016, when a dark wave of anti-transgender “bathroom bills” began sweeping across the nation, The Human Rights Campaign published a report identifying 2016 as the most dangerous year for transgender Americans. In Washington State six such “bathroom bills” were introduced in the State Legislature. Documentary filmmaker Vlada Knowlton captured the ensuing civil rights battle from the perspective of …

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Ancestral Waters

Ancestral Waters

Meaningful Movies Spokane with UUCS
Sunday | 8/18/2019 | 5:45 PM
Magic Lantern
25 W Main Street #125, Spokane, WA

“Ancestral Waters” tells the story of the Puyallup Tribe who signed the Treaty of Medicine Creek in 1854. In exchange for ceding vast areas of land to the U.S. government, the Puyallup were given a small reservation and several other benefits, one of which was the right to fish in their usual and accustomed waters. This treaty-protected right to fish …

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Strangers in Town

Strangers in Town

Meaningful Movies Tacoma
Friday | 8/23/2019 | 6:30 PM
Center for Spiritual Living
206 North J Street, Tacoma, WA

This film tells the story of how global migration unexpectedly transformed and enriched Garden City, Kansas. It brought great challenges to the community, including demands for housing, social services, education, and infrastructure. For the current students at Garden City High School, the town's remarkable diversity is all they've ever known. "Strangers in Town" gives new meaning to the city's motto: …

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Reject

Reject

"Reject" takes a science-based and solution-oriented look at the roots of bullying behavior and violent behavior against the self or others.  The film aims to raise public consciousness about the serious and potentially lethal consequences of interpersonal rejection in its many forms— peer bullying, parental neglect (or abuse), race discrimination, and other forms of social rejection across all age groups.  …

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