Virtual Film Events

Film Club , June 3, 2020

Image of campers in Crip Camp

In the wake of famous 1969 counterculture festival Woodstock in upstate New York, Camp Jened hosted their own wild getaways. Teenagers with disabilities spent their summers escaping their parents’ overbearing care and widespread societal prejudices to discover themselves, express opinions freely, and have lots of fun at the same time.

Filmmaker(s):
Nicole Newnham, Jim LeBrecht
Year:
2020 / 106m
Jun 3

Screenings:

What if your country was swallowed by the sea?

Filmmaker(s):
Matthieu Rytz
2018 / 77m
May 8
Image of campers in Crip Camp

In the wake of famous 1969 counterculture festival Woodstock in upstate New York, Camp Jened hosted their own wild getaways. Teenagers with disabilities spent their summers escaping their parents’ overbearing care and widespread societal prejudices to discover themselves, express opinions freely, and have lots of fun at the same time.

Filmmaker(s):
Nicole Newnham, Jim LeBrecht
2020 / 106m
Apr 3

Be inspired to get into the streets this election season as you follow an all-volunteer led organization go door to door to curb gerrymandering: The act of drawing district lines to lock in partisan advantage. Slay the Dragon chronicles the civic grit turning the tide in the battle for US democracy.  

Filmmaker(s):
Barak Goodman and Chris Durrance
2019 / 101m
May 15