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Documentary Viewing Series 2019 Calendar

Lincoln Performing Arts Theatre
Last Thursday of the Month
5:30 - 7:00PM

FREE

Students-led panel discussion following the film
Open to all students, parents, faculty & staff

 

January 31st – Science Fair
About
: The film features nine high schoolers all vying for top prize while also trying to control adolescence's most uncontrollable variable: puberty.

February 28th– A Conversation About Race
About
: First time filmmaker Craig Bodeker has created an interesting and important new film filled with forceful questions and intriguing proof that there has been no conversation about race in America.

March 21st [3rd Thu]– The Man Who Knew Infinity
About
: The story of the life and academic career of the pioneer Indian mathematician, Srinivasa Ramanujan, and his friendship with his mentor, Professor G.H. Hardy.

April 25th - The Gospel According to André
About
: A fashion icon! Everything in the life of Talley, from his childhood spent in the segregated South to his ascension to the top of the sartorial universe, and features interviews with Whoopi Goldberg, Tom Ford, Valentino, and others.

May 30th - The Devil We Know
About
: It's everywhere: In your food, on your clothes, even running through your veins. It's PFOA, the synthetic chemical used in Teflon, and it's been contaminating animals and people since its creation—with patent-owning DuPont aware of its dark side since 1961.

September 27th – Three Identical Strangers
About
: For filmmaker Tim Wardle, that means a dogged investigation into the happy reunion of identical triplets and the dark reality of why they were separated at birth.

October 24th [3rd Thurday]  - Seeing Allred
About:
Gloria Allred, the attorney at the center of the country’s most controversial legal cases, is the subject of Roberta Grossman and Sophie Sartain’s doc—and yes, their cameras capture the #MeToo movement.

November 28th - Mercury 13
About
: The title’s numeral refers to the group of female rocket pilots who were ordered to move aside, as back then, only men belonged in space

December – None