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May 10 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

FILM + Q&A: “WE THE STONES”/NOSOTROS LAS PIEDRAS

We the Stones /Nosotros las Piedras, a documentary by Costa Rican filmmaker Álvaro Torres Crespo, follows three gold panners deep in Costa Rica’s jungle. For years they have panned the rivers and exchanged their gold for food and alcohol. Now, the government has decided to expel them all.
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May 20 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Nakba Film Screening: “1948: Creation and Catastrophe”

Through riveting and moving personal recollections of both Palestinians and Israelis, 1948: Creation and Catastrophe reveals the shocking events of the most pivotal year in the most controversial conflict in the world. 
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May 24 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Film Screening: Spell Reel

A collective film assembled by Filipa César. On the verge of complete ruination, the footage testifies to the birth of Guinean cinema as part of the decolonising vision of Amílcar Cabral, the liberation leader assassinated in 1973.
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May 30 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Film Screening: Mulheres de Axé / Axé Women

In this documentary, the Axé Women talk about their struggles to maintain their community’s African roots, bringing to light the matriarchal foundations of Candomblé and, consequently, a significant part of how Brazilian culture was built.
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May 31 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Film Screening: American Dream

American Dream chronicles the six-month strike that followed during 1985 and 1986 at the Hormel meatpacking plant in Austin, Minnesota. The film asks, was it worth it, or was the strike a long-term disaster for organized labor? 
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June 3 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

THE GOOD MIND – FILM SCREENING

The film follows Onondaga Nation leaders as they continue the efforts of their ancestors to protect their sovereignty and culture, seek justice for the wrongs done to their traditional lands!
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June 7 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

PRIDE

It's the summer of 1984, Margaret Thatcher is in power and the National Union of Mineworkers is on strike, prompting a London-based group of gay and lesbian activists to raise money to support the strikers' families. Initially rebuffed by the Union, the group identifies a tiny mining village in Wales and sets off to make their donation in person.
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June 10 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

MEDIA MAKERS FOR A NEW WORLD: SESSION 3

This is the 3rd in a series of workshops on the relationship between media and movement building. This 3rd session will feature the screening of short works by workshop participants
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June 11 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Film Preview: We Are Unarmed (Work in Progress)

A fresh look at the peaceful resistance to the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL), the film bears witness to this historic event from the first week of September to forced evacuation on February 23rd.
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June 13 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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BALOJI: FILM SCREENING SERIES

Join us for a film screening of three films from Baloji: KANIAMA SHOW, PEAU DE CHAGRIN/BLEU DE NUIT, ZOMBIES .
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June 15 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

WHAT HAPPENED, MISS SIMONE?: FILM SCREENING

The documentary chronicles the life of singer Nina Simone, who became a civil rights activist and moved to Liberia following the turbulence of the 1960s.
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June 17 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The Hour of Lynching

Having bought two dairy cows, Rakbar Khan was lynched by a mob of “cow vigilantes” on the accusation of smuggling them. His wife seeks meaning in mourning his death, while his perpetrators, in denying it.
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