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OUR UPCOMING FILMS:

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Cascadia: The Hidden Fire - With A Community Discussion on Emergency Preparation

Cascadia: The Hidden Fire - With A Community Discussion on Emergency Preparation

BEACON HILL MEANINGFUL MOVIES
Friday | 2/19/2016 | 7:00 PM
The Garden House, 2336 15th Ave. S, Seattle, WA, 98144

Join us for this illuminating film and an update on the Seattle HUB Emergency Network, with Cindi Barker from the Seattle Emergency Communications Hubs, working to establish hubs throughout the city. “CASCADIA: THE HIDDEN FIRE ” is the riveting story of scientists and ordinary people caught in extraordinary seismic events and discoveries around the globe. It explains the dynamic geology of our …

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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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Hot Coffee

Hot Coffee

MEANINGFUL MOVIES: TACOMA
Friday | 2/19/2016 | 7:00 PM
Center 4 Spiritual Living, 206 North J. St., Tacoma, WA, 98403

Most people think they know "McDonald's coffee case," but what they don't know is that corporations have spent millions to start in the case to promote tort reform. Hot coffee reveals how big business, aided by the media, brewed a dangerous concoction of manipulation and lies to protect corporate interest. By following four people whose lives were devastated by attacks …

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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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Mt Baker Meaningful Movie - TOXIC HOT SEAT

Mt Baker Meaningful Movie - TOXIC HOT SEAT

MT BAKER MEANINGFUL MOVIES
Thursday | 2/25/2016 | 6:30 PM
Mt. Baker Community Club, 2811 Mount Rainier Drive South, Seattle, WA, 98144

Please join us for our next Mount Baker Meaningful Movie - TOXIC HOT SEAT TOXIC HOT SEAT follows a courageous group of firefighters and mothers, journalists and scientists, politicians and activists as they fight to expose a shadowy campaign of deception that left a toxic legacy in our homes and bodies – a campaign so cunning, it’s taken nearly 40 …

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Starfish Throwers

Starfish Throwers

MEANINGFUL MOVIES in WALLINGFORD
Friday | 3/4/2016 | 7:00 PM
5019 Keystone Place N (at Keystone Congregational Church), 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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Education, Inc.

Education, Inc.

WEST SEATTLE MEANINGFUL MOVIES
Saturday | 3/5/2016 | 7:00 PM
Highpoint Community Center Neighborhood House, 6400 Sylvan Way SW, Seattle, WA, 98126

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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Sound and Vision

Sound and Vision

MEANINGFUL MOVIES of RENTON
Thursday | 3/10/2016 | 6:30 PM
Carco Theater, 1717 Maple Valley Highway, Renton, WA, 98057

Sound and Vision is a gripping documentary that explores issues facing the near shore environment. It is a film about the oceans, told through the stories of people working to clean up, protect, and restore habitat in Puget Sound and beyond. The film is set against the BP Deepwater Horizon disaster of 2010, the wake-up call that spurred a national …

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A Small Good Thing

A Small Good Thing

WEDGWOOD MEANINGFUL MOVIES
Friday | 3/11/2016 | 7:00 PM
Our Lady of the Lake Church, 8900 35th Ave NE, Seattle, WA, 98115

A Small Good Thing examines how "the American Dream" has come to the end of its promise. "More" no longer brings happiness. Over the last fifty years, as our standard of living has improved, our happiness has not. The film tells the stories of people moving away from a philosophy of ‘more is better’ toward a more holistic conception of …

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Symphony of the Soil

Symphony of the Soil

WOODINVILLE MEANINGFUL MOVIES
Friday | 3/11/2016 | 7:00 PM
18900 168th Ave NE (located at Northshore UCC), Woodinville, WA, 98072

Drawing from ancient knowledge and cutting edge science, Symphony of the Soil is an artistic exploration of the miraculous substance soil. By understanding the elaborate relationships and mutuality between soil, water, the atmosphere, plants and animals, we come to appreciate the complex and dynamic nature of this precious resource. The film also examines our human relationship with soil, the use …

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Cracking the Codes: The System of Racial Inequality

Cracking the Codes: The System of Racial Inequality

QUEEN ANNE MEANINGFUL MOVIES @ the WELL
Saturday | 3/12/2016 | 7:00 PM
Queen Anne United Methodist Church 1606 5th Ave W, Seattle, WA, 98119

This film asks America to talk about the causes and consequences of systemic inequity. Designed for dialogue, the film works to disentangle internal beliefs, attitudes and pre-judgments within, and it builds skills to address the structural drivers of social and economic inequities. Cracking the Codes supports institutions and communities to deepen and shift the framing of racial disparities. The current …

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Planet Ocean

Planet Ocean

SNO-KING MEANINGFUL MOVIES
Saturday | 3/12/2016 | 7:00 PM
Edmonds Unitarian Universalist Church, 8109 224 Street SW, Edmonds, WA, 98026

This award-winning film shows in stunningly beautiful videography the mysteries of the ocean depths and reminds us of our dependence on this resource which covers two-thirds of the planet. Do we dare destroy the source of 50% of the oxygen we breathe? This screening is free to the public.  Doors open at 6:30 for social time and refreshments. Following the …

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Inhabit: A Permaculture Perspective

Inhabit: A Permaculture Perspective

WOODINVILLE MEANINGFUL MOVIES
Friday | 4/8/2016 | 7:00 PM
18900 168th Ave NE (located at Northshore UCC), Woodinville, WA, 98072

INHABIT explores the many environmental and agricultural issues facing us today and examines solutions that are being applied using the ecological design process called 'Permaculture'. Permaculture is a design lens that uses the principles found in ecosystems to help shift our impact from destructive to regenerative. Focused mostly on the Northeastern and Midwestern regions of the United States, Inhabit provides …

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