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OUR UPCOMING MOVIE EVENTS

MeaningfulMovies.org
 

01/28/20 - Vashon: Soundtrack for a Revolution
01/28/20 - Bellevue: Race: The Power of an Illusion

01/30/20 - Mt. Baker: The True Cost
02/07/20 - Wallingford: Raise Hell: The Life and Times of Molliy Ivins
02/08/20 - Everett: The Biggest Little Farm
02/10/20 - Port Townsend: Suppressed: The Fight to Vote

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Soundtrack for a Revolution

Soundtrack for a Revolution

Backbone Meaningful Movies on Vashon
Tuesday | 1/28/2020 | 6:00 PM
Vashon Theatre
17723 Vashon Highway SW, Vashon, WA

This film tells the story of the American civil rights movement through its powerful music - the freedom songs protesters sang on picket lines, in mass meetings, and in jail cells as they fought for justice and equality. Featuring new performances of the freedom songs by top artists; archival footage; and interviews with civil rights foot soldiers and leaders.  Filmmakers …

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Race: The Power of an Illusion, Ep. 3 - The House We live In

Race: The Power of an Illusion, Ep. 3 - The House We live In

Meaningful Movies Bellevue
Tuesday | 1/28/2020 | 7:00 PM
East Shore Unitarian Church
12700 SE 32nd St., Bellevue, WA

If race doesn’t exist biologically, what is it? And why should it matter?  “The House We Live In” is the first film about race to focus not on individual attitudes and behavior but on the ways our institutions and policies advantage some groups at the expense of others. Its subject is the “unmarked” race: white people. We see how benefits …

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The True Cost

The True Cost

Mt Baker Meaningful Movies
Thursday | 1/30/2020 | 6:30 PM
Mt. Baker Community Club
2811 Mt. Rainier Drive S, Seattle, WA

"The True Cost" reveals the high price of the low-cost “fast” fashion industry, from toxic production to rapid waste, from low-wage workers to carcinogenic pollution, pesticides, and death. Showing more environmentally just and wiser options, the film includes people organizing for fair trade and sustainable clothing production. After the film, speakers from Seattle Zero Waste and other groups will answer …

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Raise Hell: The Life and Times of Molly Ivins...and OUR 17th ANNIVERSARY!

Raise Hell: The Life and Times of Molly Ivins...and OUR 17th ANNIVERSARY!

Meaningful Movies in Wallingford
Friday | 2/7/2020 | 7:00 PM
Keystone Congregational Church
5019 Keystone Place N, Seattle, WA

This film tells the story of media firebrand Molly Ivins, six feet of Texas trouble who took on the Good Old Boy corruption wherever she found it. "Raise Hell" is about the celebrated national political columnist and Texan who used her razor sharp wit to speak truth to power. Her wit left both sides of the aisle laughing, and craving …

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The Biggest Little Farm

The Biggest Little Farm

Everett Meaningful Movies
Saturday | 2/8/2020 | 6:30 PM
Everett United Church of Christ
2624 Rockefeller Ave
Everett, WA 98201, Everett, WA

"The Biggest Little Farm" chronicles the 8-year quest of John & 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, this film provides a vital blueprint for better living and a healthier planet. …

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Suppressed: The Fight to Vote

Suppressed: The Fight to Vote

Meaningful Movies Port Townsend
Monday | 2/10/2020 | 6:30 PM
Quimper Unitarian Universalist Fellowship
2333 San Juan Ave, Port Townsend, WA

"Suppressed" weaves together personal stories from voters across the state of Georgia to paint an undeniable picture of voter suppression in the 2018 midterm election where Stacey Abrams fought to become the first Black female governor in the U.S.  The issues Georgians faced included polling place closures, voter purges, missing absentee ballots, extreme wait times and a host of voter ID …

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