THE SCHEDULE OF MEANINGFUL MOVIES UPCOMING FILMS + DISCUSSION
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The Yes Men Are Revolting

The Yes Men Are Revolting

MEANINGFUL MOVIES in WALLINGFORD
Friday | 9/4/2015 | 7:00 PM
5019 Keystone Place N, Seattle, WA, 98103

JOIN US!!  For the last 20 years, notorious activists the Yes Men have staged outrageous and hilarious hoaxes to draw international attention to corporate crimes against humanity and the environment. Armed with nothing but thrift-store suits and a lack of shame, these iconoclastic revolutionaries lie their way into business events and government functions to expose the dangers of letting greed run our …

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Heist: Who Stole the American Dream?

Heist: Who Stole the American Dream?

WEST SEATTLE MEANINGFUL MOVIES
Saturday | 9/5/2015 | 7:00 PM
6400 Sylvan Way SW, Seattle, WA, 98126

HEIST: Who Stole the American Dream? is stunning audiences across the globe as it traces the worldwide economic collapse to a 1971 secret memo entitled Attack on American Free Enterprise System. Written over 40 years ago by the future Supreme Court Justice Lewis Powell, at the behest of the US Chamber of Commerce, the 6-page memo, a free-market utopian treatise, …

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Targeting Iran

Targeting Iran

WEDGWOOD MEANINGFUL MOVIES 
Friday | 9/11/2015 | 7:00 PM
Our Lady of the Lake Church, 8900 35th Ave NE, Seattle, WA, 98115

Targeting Iran (71 min, Andy Norris, 2013) Inspired by a book of the same name by David Barsamian, the documentary Targeting Iran seeks to debunk myths about Iranian society, politics, and nuclear weapons aspirations. Interviews with leading geopolitical thinkers about Iran and US-Iranian relations are supplemented with background history on Iran, including the western intervention in Iran in 1953 that …

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Green World Rising

Green World Rising

SNO-KING MEANINGFUL MOVIES
Saturday | 9/12/2015 | 7:00 PM
Edmonds Unitarian Universalist Church, 8109 224 Street SW, Edmonds, WA, 98026

This is a series of four ten-minute films on the state of climate and solutions to the climate crisis.  Each film will be followed by a discussion and refreshments will be served.  This showing is free and open to the public.  Donations to support this on-going series will be accepted. THE FILMS: Last Hours is about the real threat of the …

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Watershed

Watershed

BEACON HILL MEANINGFUL MOVIES 
Friday | 9/18/2015 | 6:30 PM
The Garden House, 2336 15th Ave. S, Seattle, WA, 98144

Changing physical conditions upstream are affecting the source of our watersheds at the same time land use and management decisions affect watershed conditions downstream. What does the future hold? The film Watershed asks these questions-- Can we meet the needs of a growing population? Can we find harmony amongst the competing interests of cities, agriculture, industry, recreation, wildlife and indigenous …

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Return of the River

Return of the River

MEANINGFUL MOVIES OF ISSAQUAH
Wednesday | 9/23/2015 | 7:00 PM
Blakely Hall, 2550 NE Park Drive, Issaquah, WA, 98029

"Return of the River" offers a story of hope and possibility amid grim environmental news. It is a film for our time: an invitation to consider crazy ideas that could transform the world for the better. It features an unlikely success story for environmental and cultural restoration. Fundamentally, the Elwha River in Washington State is a story about people and …

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Education, Inc.

MEANINGFUL MOVIES in WALLINGFORD
Friday | 10/2/2015 | 7:00 PM
5019 Keystone Place N, Seattle, WA, 98103

American public education is in controversy. As public schools across the country struggle for funding, complicated by the impact of poverty and politics, some question the future and effectiveness of public schools in the U.S. For free-market reformers, private investors and large education corporations, this controversy spells opportunity in turning public schools over to private interests. Education, Inc. examines the …

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Princess Angeline--with the filmmaker

Princess Angeline--with the filmmaker

 SNO-KING MEANINGFUL MOVIES
Saturday | 10/3/2015 | 7:00 PM
Edmonds Unitarian Universalist Church, 8109 224 Street SW, Edmonds, WA, 98026

Filmmaker Sandy Osawa and Duwamish elder Edith Loyer Nelson will be joining us following the film for an in-depth conversation. Learn the story of the Duwamish and their struggle to gain tribal status through the life of Princess Angeline, daughter of Chief Seattle.   Treaty promises never fulfilled. Tribal recognition granted by one administration, then withdrawn by another.  A complex story …

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Come Hell or High Water, The Battle for Turkey Creek

Come Hell or High Water, The Battle for Turkey Creek

BEACON HILL MEANINGFUL MOVIES 
Friday | 10/16/2015 | 6:15 PM
The Garden House, 2336 15th Ave. S, Seattle, WA, 98144

Come Hell or High Water follows the painful but inspiring journey of Derrick Evans, a Boston teacher who moves home to coastal Mississippi when the graves of his ancestors are bulldozed to make way for the sprawling city of Gulfport. Over the course of a decade, Derrick and his neighbors stand up to powerful corporate interests and politicians and face …

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