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OUR UPCOMING MOVIE EVENTS

MeaningfulMovies.org
 

01/14/20 - Beacon Hill: Generation Zapped

01/15/20 - Spokane: Cooked: Survival by Zipcode
01/17/20 - Kirkland: The Cave
01/18/20 - Walla Walla: Dolores
01/22/20 - Ridgefield: How We Grow
01/24/20 - Tacoma: Shattered Dreams
01/24/20 - Renton: Don't Tell Anyone (No Le Digas a Nadie)

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Generation Zapped

Generation Zapped

Beacon Hill Meaningful Movies
Tuesday | 1/14/2020 | 7:00 PM
Centilia Cultural Center
1660 Roberto Maestas Festival St.
Seattle, WA

“Had there been pre-market testing, cellphones never would have made it into the marketplace." --George Carlos, Former Chairman of Wireless Technology Research. This documentary examines the increased level of Radio Frequency Emissions that we expose ourselves and our children to. According to Olle Johansson, Associate Professor in Neuroscience, we are exposed to a quintillion times as much Radio Frequency Emissions …

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Cooked: Survival by Zip Code

Cooked: Survival by Zip Code

Meaningful Movies Spokane with UUCS
Wednesday | 1/15/2020 | 6:30 PM
Magic Lantern, 25 W Main Street #125
Spokane, WA

According to local weather experts, the day that this review runs will be the hottest in Chicago in seven years. Every single time the mercury crests 100, I think of the summer of 1995, when a heat wave killed over 700 people in the city of Chicago, a vast majority of them on the South Side. In a timely coincidence, …

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The Cave

The Cave

Meaningful Movies in Kirkland
Friday | 1/17/2020 | 7:00 PM
Northlake Unitarian Universalist Church, 308 4th Ave S, Kirkland, WA

Oscar nominee Feras Fayyad (“Last Men in Aleppo”) delivers an unflinching story of the Syrian war with his powerful new documentary, "The Cave." For besieged civilians, hope and safety lie underground inside the subterranean hospital known as the Cave, where pediatrician and managing physician Dr. Amani Ballour and her colleagues Samaher and Dr. Alaa have claimed their right to work …

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Dolores

Dolores

Walla Walla Meaningful Movies
Saturday | 1/18/2020 | 6:00 PM
First Congregational Church
73 South Palouse Street
Walla Walla, WA

Dolores Huerta is among the most important, yet least known, activists in American history. An equal partner in co-founding the first farm workers unions with Cesar Chavez, her enormous contributions have gone largely unrecognized. Dolores tirelessly led the fight for racial and labor justice alongside Chavez, becoming one of the most defiant feminists of the twentieth century—and she continues the …

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How We Grow

How We Grow

Meaningful Movies in Ridgefield
Wednesday | 1/22/2020 | 7:00 PM
Old Liberty Theater
115 N Main Ave, Ridgefield, WA

Free showing of a coming-of-age story of a community re-learning how to work together and growing stronger in the process. Inspired by the drive and dedication of the next generation of agricultural leaders in the Roaring Fork Valley, the community explores how to overcome pressing issues of land access, income inequality, and a short growing season. Come discuss how these …

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Shattered Dreams

Shattered Dreams

Meaningful Movies Tacoma
Friday | 1/24/2020 | 6:30 PM
Center for Spiritual Living
206 North J Street, Tacoma, WA

Reports of sex trafficking continue to grow at alarming rates in all corners of the country, affecting American citizens of every race, gender, age, and socioeconomic class. Experts and law enforcement struggle to combat this underground criminal enterprise as it expands online. Yet traffickers perpetually evolve their tactics to lure, manipulate, and force a shocking number of young girls into …

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Don't Tell Anyone (No Le Digas a Nadie)

Don't Tell Anyone (No Le Digas a Nadie)

Meaningful Movies of Renton
Friday | 1/24/2020 | 7:00 PM
St. Matthew's Lutheran Church
1700 Edmonds Ave NE, Renton, WA

This is a film about courage, facing insurmountable obstacles and the determination to fight for justice.  In an environment where silence is often seen as necessary for survival, 24 year-old Angy Rivera steps out of the shadows to share her parallel journey of being undocumented and sexually abused, an ordeal all too common in her community. We follow Angy’s personal …

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