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Where to Invade Next – 10/6

Posted by anna_feder August 16, 2016 Comments are off 54 views

Co-presented with the UMass Boston Film Series Thursday, October 6th Directed by Michael Moore, documentary, USA, 120 minutes, 2016 To show what the USA can learn from rest of the world, director Michael Moore playfully visits various nations in Europe and Africa as a one-man “invader” to take their ideas and practices for America. Whether […]

Best and Most Beautiful Things – 11/3

Posted by anna_feder August 9, 2016 Comments are off 56 views

Co-presented with the UMass Boston Film Series Thursday, November 3rd Directed by Garrett Zevgetis, documentary, 90 minutes, USA, 2016 In a celebration of outcasts, a precocious young blind woman vanishes into quirky obsessions and isolation. With humor and bold curiosity, she chases love and freedom in the most unexpected of places: a provocative fringe community. […]

Real Boy – 11/8

Posted by anna_feder August 8, 2016 Comments are off 27 views

Co-presented with EAGLE and the Office of Student Life as part of Trans Awareness Week Tuesday, November 8th Directed by Shaleece Haas, documentary, 82 minutes, USA, 2016 Real Boy is the coming-of-age story of Bennett Wallace, a transgender teenager on a journey to find his voice—as a musician, a friend, a son, and a man. […]

Do Not Resist – 12/6

Posted by anna_feder August 3, 2016 Comments are off 62 views

Tuesday, December 6th Directed by Craig Atkinson, documentary, 70 minutes, USA, 2016 Do Not Resist is an urgent and powerful exploration of the rapid militarization of the police in the United States. Opening with shocking on-the-scene footage in Ferguson, Missouri, the film then broadens its scope to present scenes from across the country—a conference presentation […]

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