independents for Progressive Action, a local group centered in West Linn-Lake Oswego-Willamette Falls area, hosts a monthly film series focused on documentaries that address social, racial, economic, and environmental justice.
Following the film they host a panel discussion and provide opportunities for audience members to get involved.
The series screens on the fourth Sunday at 6:00 pm, followed by a panel discussion. Please arrive early so you can order food and beverages for a 6 pm movie start time!
Lake Theater and Cafe
106 N. State St., Lake Oswego, OR 97034
Nov. 26th: Awake, A Dream from Standing Rock
The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe in North Dakota captures world attention through their peaceful resistance against the U.S. government’s plan to construct an oil pipeline through their land.
Jan. 28th: Charlie vs. Goliath
A 21st century Don Quixote, a 75-year-old penniless former Catholic priest and Democratic candidate for the U.S. Senate galvanizes a ragged band of young volunteers determined to make waves in Wyoming’s elections, and in so doing set a precedent for the rest of the country.
Feb. 25th: Fix It: Healthcare at the Tipping Point
This documentary takes an in-depth look into how our dysfunctional health care system is damaging our economy, suffocating our businesses, discouraging physicians and negatively impacting on the nation’s health, while remaining unaffordable for a third of our citizens.