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Jan 29 Film: Illusions of Control

On January 29th, Mining Justice Alliance is thrilled to co-present the Vancouver release of the award-winning ILLUSIONS OF CONTROL, distributed by Cinema Politica, with director Shannon Walsh in attendance! The riveting documentary weaves together the stories of five women facing personal and … Continue reading

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Jan 26: Flin Flon Flim Flam (Film Screening)@KDocs

Join members of MJA for a screening of John Dougherty’s documentary on HudBay Minerals. The film will be followed by a Q&A with the Director and local panelists.

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(Event) ‘Huicholes: The Last Peyote Guardians’ – Film screening

FREE Film Screening and Discussion On November 28, Wixáritari representatives will visit UBC, on unceded Musqueam territory, for a presentation of the documentary ‘Huicholes: The Last Peyote Guardians’. The director Hernan Vilchez and two Mara’kate (Huichol spiritual leaders), the father … Continue reading

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“Miners Shot Down” playing at Amnesty International Film Festival – Vancouver

Miners Shot Down Directed by Rehad Desai Saturday, October 18 VPL Central Branch Alice MacKay Room, Lower Level 12:50 pm / doors open at 12:40 pm In August 2012, mineworkers in one of South Africa’s biggest platinum mines began a wildcat … Continue reading

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Oct 27 & Oct 29: New Film ‘DEFENSORA’ Premieres in Vancouver

“Defensora is a deeply moving testimony to incredible courage in the face of wanton brutality and a shining tribute to the human search for justice.” (Maude Barlow, Council of Canadians) TORONTO, ON — 6kidsProductions and Girl Edge Films, in partnership with … Continue reading

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