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OUR UPCOMING MOVIE EVENTS

MeaningfulMovies.org
 

11/21/19 - Olympia: Dawnland
11/21/19 - Mt. Baker: The Biggest Little Farm
11/22/19 - Tacoma: Free Trip to Egypt
11/22/19 - Issaquah Depot: The Story of Fascism in Europe
11/22/19 - Renton: The Providers
11/26/19 - Bellevue: Following the Ninth: In the Footsteps of Beethoven's Final Symphony
11/27/19 - Ridgefield: In Pursuit of Silence

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Dawnland

Dawnland

Meaningful Movies Olympia
Thursday | 11/21/2019 | 6:30 PM
Olympia UUC
2315 Division St. NW, Olympia, WA

"Dawnland" is an Emmy award-winning film about cultural survival and stolen children. For most of the 20th century, government agents systematically forced Native American children from their homes and placed them with white families. As recently as the 1970’s, one in four Native children nationwide were living in non-Native foster care, adoptive homes, or boarding schools. Many children experienced devastating …

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The Biggest Little Farm

The Biggest Little Farm

Mt Baker Meaningful Movies
Thursday | 11/21/2019 | 6:30 PM
Mt. Baker Community Club
2811 Mt. Rainier Drive S, Seattle, WA

This film chronicles the 8-year quest of John and Molly Chester as they trade city living for 200 acres of barren farmland and a dream to harvest in harmony with nature. Featuring breathtaking cinematography, captivating animals, and an urgent message to heed Mother Nature’s call, "The Biggest Little Farm" provides us all a vital blueprint for better living and a …

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Free Trip to Egypt

Free Trip to Egypt

Meaningful Movies Tacoma
Friday | 11/22/2019 | 6:30 PM
Center for Spiritual Living
206 North J Street, Tacoma, WA

"Free Trip to Egypt" takes audiences on a remarkable journey, in which an unlikely group of travelers to the Middle East find themselves transformed by the power of human connection. Tarek Mounib, a Canadian-Egyptian entrepreneur living in Switzerland, is troubled by a world that seems ever more divided and polarised. In response to increasing levels of anger and hatred towards …

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The Story of Fascism in Europe

The Story of Fascism in Europe

Meaningful Movies of Issaquah
Friday | 11/22/2019 | 6:30 PM
Issaquah Depot Museum
78 First Ave NE, Issaquah, WA

Fascism. We hear this word a lot lately regarding changes in America and Europe. But just what is it? In this one-hour special, Rick travels back a century to learn how fascism rose and then fell in Europe.  We'll trace fascism's history from its roots to the rise of charismatic leaders who manipulated that anger, the totalitarian societies they built, …

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The Providers

The Providers

Meaningful Movies of Renton
Friday | 11/22/2019 | 7:00 PM
St. Matthew's Lutheran Church
1700 Edmonds Ave NE, Renton, WA

Set against the backdrop of the physician shortage and opioid epidemic in rural America, "The Providers" follows three healthcare providers in northern New Mexico. They work at El Centro, a group of safety-net clinics that offer care to all who walk through the doors, regardless of ability to pay. Amidst personal struggles that reflect those of their patients, the journeys …

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Following the Ninth: In the Footsteps of Beethoven's Final Symphony

Following the Ninth: In the Footsteps of Beethoven's Final Symphony

Meaningful Movies Bellevue
Tuesday | 11/26/2019 | 7:00 PM
East Shore Unitarian Church
12700 SE 32nd St., Bellevue, WA

"Following the Ninth" is about the power of music and human resilience in dark times. Beethoven's Ninth was used in four historical moments to rally the oppressed or to comfort those in mourning: in East Berlin when the wall came down, in Chile to give hope to the imprisoned, in Tienanmen Square, and in Japan following the earthquake and tsunami. …

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In Pursuit of Silence

In Pursuit of Silence

Meaningful Movies in Ridgefield
Wednesday | 11/27/2019 | 7:00 PM
Old Liberty Theater
115 N Main Ave, Ridgefield, WA

In our race towards modernity, amidst all the technological innovation and the rapid growth of our cities, silence is now quickly passing into legend. Beginning with an ode to John Cage's seminal silent composition 4'33", the sights and sounds of this film delicately interweave with silence to create a contemplative and cinematic experience that works its way through frantic minds …

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