Trickle Down Town

PRESENTED BY: Beacon Hill Meaningful Movies
7:00 PM, Tuesday, January 8, 2019 PST
Location: Beacon Hill (click for map)

This brand-new film takes an up-close look at homelessness in Seattle. There are in-depth interviews with homeless people and visits to local homeless camps, including Camp Second Chance in West Seattle. Also shown are people who are working hard to help their homeless neighbors.

The filmmaker, Tomasz Biernacki says, “I have discovered that most people have uneducated, knee-jerk reactions and false beliefs . . . about the homeless. They see the tents, the RVs, the addicted people who have untreated mental and physical health issues, and instead of doing something to help their neighbors, they degrade, cast away, and add insult to injury. I want people to see that there are concrete, simple steps people can take every day to help the situation. It’s going to have to be a grassroots effort.”

The filmmaker will be attending the screening and answering questions afterward.

This event is FREE and open to the public.  Donations are gratefully accepted to cover costs.

Special Guests: Tomaz Biernacki, director

Release Year: 2018

Running Time: 113 min

Director: tomaz biernacki

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