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OUR UPCOMING MOVIE EVENTS

MeaningfulMovies.org
 

11/27/19 - Ridgefield: In Pursuit of Silence
12/01/19 - UHeights: Roma and Domestic Worker Ordinance Celebration
12/04/19 - UHeights: What is Democracy?
12/06/19 - Wallingford: Strangers in Town

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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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Roma and Domestic Worker Ordinance Celebration

Roma and Domestic Worker Ordinance Celebration

Meaningful Movies at UHeights
Sunday | 12/1/2019 | 3:00 PM
University Heights Center
5031 University Way NE, Seattle, WA

Join Hand in Hand and Casa Latina for a screening of the film "Roma" and a celebration of the Seattle Domestic Workers Ordinance. "Roma" is Academy Award winner Alfonso Cuarón's film that follows a year in the life of a domestic worker in Mexico City in 1970. Following the film, we will have a short discussion about the importance of …

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What is Democracy?

What is Democracy?

Meaningful Movies at UHeights
Wednesday | 12/4/2019 | 6:30 PM
University Heights Center
5031 University Way NE, Seattle, WA

"What Is Democracy?" is an urgent film that connects the past and the present, the emotional and the intellectual, the personal and the political, in order to provoke and inspire. If we want to live in democracy, we must first ask what the word even means. Director Astra Taylor’s idiosyncratic, philosophical journey spans millennia and continents: from ancient Athens’ groundbreaking …

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Strangers In Town

Strangers In Town

Meaningful Movies in Wallingford
Friday | 12/6/2019 | 7:00 PM
Keystone Congregational Church
5019 Keystone Place N, Seattle, 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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