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OUR UPCOMING MOVIE EVENTS

MeaningfulMovies.org
 

02/20/20 - Kirkland: The Biggest Little Farm

02/25/20 - Bellevue: Sonic Sea
02/26/20 - Ridgefield: Brother Outsider (Bayard Rustin)
02/27/20 - Mt. Baker: The Best of Enemies
02/28/20 - Tacoma: Suppressed: The Fight to Vote

03/06/20 - Wallingford: Dolores (Huerta) 

03/10/20 - Vashon: Raise Hell: The Life and Times of Molly Ivins

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The Biggest Little Farm

The Biggest Little Farm

Meaningful Movies in Kirkland
Thursday | 2/20/2020 | 7:00 PM
Northlake Unitarian Universalist Church
308 4th Ave S, Kirkland, WA

This film chronicles the eight-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. Through dogged perseverance and embracing the opportunity provided by nature's conflicts, the Chester’s unlock and uncover a biodiverse design for living that exists far beyond their farm, its seasons, and …

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Sonic Sea

Sonic Sea

Meaningful Movies Bellevue
Tuesday | 2/25/2020 | 7:00 PM
East Shore Unitarian Church
12700 SE 32nd St. Bellevue, WA

Sound is essential to the survival and prosperity of whales, sharks and dolphins. But man-made underwater noise is threatening this fragile world - with devastating consequences.  "Sonic Sea" is a 60-minute documentary about the devastating impact of industrial and military ocean noise on whales and other marine life.

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Brother Outsider

Brother Outsider

Meaningful Movies in Ridgefield
Wednesday | 2/26/2020 | 7:00 PM
Old Liberty Theater, 115 N Main Ave, Ridgefield, WA

We’re all familiar with the 1963 March on Washington, DC when Dr. King delivered his famous “I Have a Dream” speech. Have you ever wondered how this massive, national demonstration was organized and orchestrated? Without texting? Without any type of cell phone? Without even pagers? Meet the person behind the scenes, Bayard Rustin, a Black Quaker and African American gay …

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The Best of Enemies

The Best of Enemies

Mt Baker Meaningful Movies
Thursday | 2/27/2020 | 6:30 PM
Mt. Baker Community Club,
2811 Mt. Rainier Drive S, Seattle, WA

True story: In 1971 Durham, North Carolina, a community organizer set up a series of community meetings in hopes of averting what many feared was imminent violence over the desegregation of their local schools. He invited two “enemies” to co-chair the discussions: Ann Atwater, an African American civil rights leader and trade union organizer – and Clairborne Paul Ellis, a …

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Suppressed: The Fight to Vote

Suppressed: The Fight to Vote

Meaningful Movies Tacoma
Friday | 2/28/2020 | 6:30 PM
Center for Spiritual Living
206 North J Street, Tacoma, 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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Dolores

Dolores

Meaningful Movies in Wallingford
Friday | 3/6/2020 | 7:00 PM
Keystone Congregational Church
5019 Keystone Place N, Seattle, 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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Raise Hell: The Life and Times of Molly Ivins

Raise Hell: The Life and Times of Molly Ivins

Backbone Meaningful Movies on Vashon
Tuesday | 3/10/2020 | 6:00 PM
Vashon Theatre
17723 Vashon Highway SW, Vashon, 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. Her razor sharp wit left both sides of the aisle laughing, and craving ink in her columns. She knew the Bill of Rights was in peril, and said "Polarizing people is a good …

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