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OUR FILM LINE UP:

Ferguson: A Report from Occupied Territory

Ferguson: A Report from Occupied Territory

WEST SEATTLE MEANINGFUL MOVIES
Friday | 2/5/2016 | 7:00 PM
New Highpoint Community Center Neighborhood House, 6400 Sylvan Way SW, Seattle, WA, 98126

The United States is currently in the midst of a national dialogue regarding racial profiling and police brutality; a dialogue triggered by the killing of Michael Brown in August of 2014. Ferguson: A Report from Occupied Territorygoes to the frontline of this discussion, and offers invaluable insights from Ferguson residents for whom the burdens of discrimination and injustice are a …

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The Mask You Live In

The Mask You Live In

...Come help celebrate the 13th Anniversary of the Meaningful MoviesNetwork!

MEANINGFUL MOVIES in WALLINGFORD
Friday | 2/5/2016 | 7:00 PM

5019 Keystone Place N., Seattle, WA, 98103 (Keystone Church)

"The Mask You Live" In maintains that many gender traits are a social construct and that the images of men that boys receive at home and from television, films, sports and video games encourages them to be stoic, dominant and to resolve conflicts with violence." - Director Jennifer Siebel Newsom.
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Bag It

Bag It

MEANINGFUL MOVIES of RENTON
Thursday | 2/11/2016 | 6:30 PM
Carco Theater, 1717 Maple Valley Highway, Renton, WA, 98057

An average guy makes a resolution to stop using plastic bags at the grocery store. Little does he know that this simple decision will change his life completely. He comes to the conclusion that our consumptive use of plastic has finally caught up to us, and looks at what we can do about it. Today. Right now. This event is …

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A Place at the Table

A Place at the Table

WEDGWOOD MEANINGFUL MOVIES
Friday | 2/12/2016 | 7:00 PM
Our Lady of the Lake Church, 8900 35th Ave NE, Seattle, WA, 98115

A Place at the Table (84 min, Kristi Jacobson and Lori Silverbush, 2013) is a documentary about hunger in America. Some 50 million Americans in 17.5 million households (one in seven) were euphemistically categorized in 2013 as being ‘food insecure’. These households were also the homes of 17 million American children. Approximately 40% of those households were in the “very …

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The Suffering Grasses: When Elephants Fight, It Is the Grass That Suffers

WOODINVILLE MEANINGFUL MOVIES
Friday | 2/12/2016 | 7:00 PM
18900 168th Ave NE (located at Northshore UCC), Woodinville, WA, 98072

The Suffering Grasses captures the competing impulses among opponents of the Assad regime at the onset of the Syrian revolution. While conditions in the country are continually changing and evolving, the film serves as an early, intimate view of Syria’s refugee crisis, and it highlights important strategic debates that are still playing out among groups resisting the regime. Against the …

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Return of the River

Return of the River

QUEEN ANNE MEANINGFUL MOVIES @ the Well
Saturday | 2/13/2016 | 7:00 PM
Queen Anne United Methodist Church 1606 5th Ave W, Seattle, WA, 98119

Return of the River follows a group of strong-minded committed people as they attempt the impossible: to change the public opinion of a town and eventually the nation to bring a dam down. The community comes to a consensus, setting the Elwha River free and showing the way to more sustainable future. Amid grim environmental news, Return of the River …

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Following the Ninth: In the Footsteps of Beethoven's Final Symphony

Following the Ninth: In the Footsteps of Beethoven's Final Symphony

MEANINGFUL MOVIES in KIRKLAND
Friday | 2/19/2016 | 7:00 PM
308 4th Ave S (at Northlake Unitarian Universalist Church), Kirkland, WA, 98033

Following the Ninth is a documentary film about the global impact of Beethoven’s final symphony. The film, released in mid-2013, has screened in over 250 cities in the United States and around the globe, with more to come. Written in 1824, near the end of Beethoven's life, the Ninth Symphony was composed by a man with little to be thankful …

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Urbanized

Urbanized

MEANINGFUL MOVIES of ISSAQUAH
Wednesday | 2/24/2016 | 6:30 PM
Blakely Hall, 2550 NE Park Drive, Issaquah, WA, 98029

A documentary about the design of cities, which looks at the issues and strategies behind urban design and features some of the world's foremost architects, planners, policymakers, builders, and thinkers.

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Starfish Throwers

Starfish Throwers

MEANINGFUL MOVIES in WALLINGFORD
Friday | 3/4/2016 | 7:00 PM
5019 Keystone Place N, Seattle, WA, 98103

Worlds apart, a five-star chef, a twelve year-old girl, and a retired schoolteacher discover how their individual efforts to feed the poor ignite a movement in the fight against hunger. Award-winning chef Narayanan Krishnan, fighting against the caste system in India, quits his job to begin a life of cooking and hand-delivering fresh meals to hundreds of people in his hometown. Katie …

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