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ANNUAL AWARDS CELEBRATION & AUCTION!


Join us on October 22 at 7PM for our annual AWARDS CELEBRATION as we honor and hear from our 2020 film, filmmaker, and partner organization awardees. Click here for more information and to register for the event.

We also invite you to participate in our AUCTION that's currently underway and ends October 22 at 9pm. Register here to start bidding!

Please help support Meaningful Movies Project and celebrate the great art and value of documentary filmmaking!

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UPCOMING MEANINGFUL MOVIES EVENTS
Note: All times shown are Pacific Time.

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ONLINE MMP AUCTION

ONLINE MMP AUCTION

Saturday 10/17/2020 through Thursday 10/22/2020

Our annual fundraiser and auction, chock full of fun items to bid on, starts October 17th at midnight! You can register here to bid on amazing items while helping MMP move forward into 2021. We have relaxing country escapes, professional wildlife photographs, architectural consulting services, Gift Cards to fabulous restaurants (good for take-out too), paint your pet portraits, and much …

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2020 MEANINGFUL MOVIES AWARDS CEREMONY!

2020 MEANINGFUL MOVIES AWARDS CEREMONY!

Thursday | 10/22/2020 | 7:00 PM
Online Event, see event description

Celebrate the Meaningful Movies Project's 2020 award winners! Our Annual Awards Celebration is our opportunity to say THANK YOU to all of the incredible people who make our work possible. We understand that our Meaningful Movies events could not happen without incredible filmmakers, films and partner organizations that work with us to support events! REGISTER HERE! Every person who tunes …

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UnRepresented

UnRepresented

Monday | 10/26/2020 | 6:00 PM
Online Event, see event description for link

"UnRepresented" investigates the mechanisms that give political insiders enormous, unchecked power. If you are tired of the status quo, then join us for a virtual screening of this important new film and take part in a panel discussion following the movie to hear about grassroots movements taking shape to break this cycle. We will also discuss legislative efforts happening in Washington …

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RESISTERHOOD - Screening and Panel Discussion

RESISTERHOOD - Screening and Panel Discussion

Tuesday | 10/27/2020 | 6:00 PM
Online Event, see event description for link

In the 3+ years since the 2016 elections, Americans have resisted and persisted. We flooded the streets and packed the airports. We spoke up at town halls and sat down in Congressional offices. We stood for human rights and for each other. We raised our voices and we voted. Through it all, RESISTERHOOD was there. This powerful documentary …

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TRUE JUSTICE - Screening and Panel Discussion

TRUE JUSTICE - Screening and Panel Discussion

Thursday | 10/29/2020 | 6:00 PM
Online Event, see event description

Join the Meaningful Movies Project, Northwest African American Museum, Kundhart Films, ACLU WA, and others for a screening and meaningful discussion of "True Justice: Bryan Stevenson’s Fight for Equality." The film follows 30 years of the Stevenson's work on behalf of the poor, the incarcerated, and the condemned. Told primarily in his own words, "True Justice" shares …

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Parkland Rising: The Young People Will Win

Parkland Rising: The Young People Will Win

Sunday | 11/1/2020 | 6:00 PM
Online Event, see event description for link

On February 14, 2018, a school shooting took the lives of 17 people and suddenly changed the conversation about guns in America. "Parkland Uprising" is a new documentary about students and their allies who are demanding action to reduce gun violence. Directed by Emmy-winner Cheryl McDonough, "Parkland Rising" is an inspiring look at the students and parents who started an …

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"Latinos Beyond Reel" - Virtual Film Discussion

Latinos Beyond Reel - Virtual Film Discussion

Tuesday | 11/10/2020 | 7:00 PM
Online Event, see event description for link

For adults. "Latinos Beyond Reel: Challenging a Media Stereotype" focuses on Latino representation in the media industry and how those images create real life consequences. Watch the film on Kanopy at home and then join us at 7 pm (Pacific Time) on Tuesday, November 10 for an online discussion with Lance Rhoades, Seattle-based film critic. REGISTER HERE with your email and you will be sent …

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ANOTHER EVENT OF INTEREST
Seattle Peace Chorus Virtual Concert
October 24 and 25 at 6pm

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The Seattle Peace Chorus has been working for peace through music for over 30 years. They are holding a Virtual Concert based on Langston Hughes' poem "Let America Be America Again" along with many other guest artists on October 24 and 25 at 6pm PDT.  Go to www.seattlepeacechorus.org for information.  The concerts are free but donations are greatly appreciated!

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Please help support the Meaningful Movies Project
with your tax-deductible donation!
We want to continue bringing you the great movie events
you've come to know and appreciate!  --
Thank You!

We are a 501c3 Washington State Nonprofit (EIN 80-0782680) and are solely dependent on your donations. We are a predominantly volunteer-run organization, (only one part-time staff person); donations are needed to continue bringing you high-quality, relevant documentary films, AND to help us establish more venues so more people can participate. Thank you for any help you can provide!

Many employers have Matching Gift programs where they'll double the donations made by their employees and retirees (e.g., Adobe, Alaska Airlines, Boeing, Costco, Microsoft, Starbucks,  etc.). Please check if your employer is one of these, and if so, submit your matching gift requests to them so that your donation can go even further. Thank you!

Also, some employers have Volunteer Grant programs where the company donates money to organizations for every hour its employees volunteer (e.g., Boeing, Microsoft, Alaska Airlines, etc). So come volunteer with us if you can!

About the MEANINGFUL MOVIES PROJECT

The Meaningful Movies Project is a non-profit organization that helps neighborhoods and groups organize, educate and advocate using the power of social justice documentary film and conversation to build positive and meaningful community. Learn more >

Get in touch!

MAILING ADDRESS: The Meaningful Movies Project  |  P.O. Box 31005  |  Seattle, WA 98103
EMAIL: info@meaningfulmovies.org