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Movie Screening Events

Screening: When Will the Punishment End?

Wednesday, March 26, 2014 - 4:00pm to 6:45pm

When Will the Punishment End? poster

Directed by Chicana/o studies and Gender and Women’s studies professor Dr. Marta Lopez-Garza, When Will the Punishment End? tells the story of formerly imprisoned women after they have left jail and their fight to regain their lives. A Civil Discourse and Social Change Event. Read more

Colima

Wednesday, November 20, 2013 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

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C A F E:  The Central American Film Experience presents "Colima," by Salvadorean director Óscar Orellana.
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Transvisible - The Bamby Salcedo Story

Wednesday, November 20, 2013 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

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A  documentary film on the life of renowned Trans Latina activist and leader Bamby Salcedo discussion, and reception with Bamby Salcedo, Executive Producer Roland Palencia, and Director Dante Alencastre. Read more

The Pin

Sunday, October 20, 2013 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Woman crouching in root cellar

This new Yiddish language film is an unusual love story. An elderly religious Jewish man working in a morgue as a shomer (a person who keeps the body company until it is ready for burial) is plunged into remembering his past when the body of his long-lost first love arrives. Read more

Tough Guise

Tuesday, October 1, 2013 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Jackson Katz Tough Guise Poster

Violence, Media, and the crisis in Masculinity
Dr. Jackson Katz is internationally recognized for his groundbreaking work in gender violence prevention education in schools, the sports culture and the military, as well as for his pioneering work in critical media literacy. Read more