Tuesday, September 19, 2017 | 7PM
DEEJ is a film about a non-speaking young man dreams of autistic civil rights. This documentary film DEEJ, with its insider view of autism, challenges us all to be more inclusive. It is a first-of-its-kind collaboration between a veteran film maker and a non-speaking autistic, through which Robert Rooy and DJ Savarese (DEEJ) the challenges of representing autism.
Oil & Water
Thursday, October 19, 2017 | 7PM
Oil & Water follows two boys coming of age in the middle of one of the world’s worst toxic disasters. Hugo fights for the survival of his Amazonian tribe, while David attempts to revolutionize the oil industry. Their journeys lead them to explore a more just future for people around the world born with oil beneath their feet.
Mind/Game: The Unquiet Journey of Chamique Holdsclaw
Thursday, November 16, 2017 | 7PM
Mind/Game intimately chronicles Chamique Holdsclaw’s athletic accomplishments and personal setbacks, and her decision, despite public stigma, to become an outspoken mental health advocate. Still, she would face dramatic, unexpected challenges to her own recovery. The film, narrated by Glenn Close, tells a powerful story of courage, struggle, and redemption.
Tuesday, February 13, 2018 | 7PM
Little Stones weaves together the personal stories of four women artists, from across the world, who dedicate their lives to empowering women and survivors of gender based violence to express and help eradicate the atrocities of domestic violence, human trafficking, extreme poverty, and female genital mutilation, with their unique art forms.
Tuesday, March 27, 2018 | 7PM
Big Sonia explores what it means to be a holocaust survivor and how this affects families and generations. Will you let your trauma define you? Or will your past make you stronger?
Ghost Town to Havana
Wednesday, April 11, 2018 | 7PM
Ghost Town to Havana is a heartbreaking, funny, and inspirational story about mentorship, life, love, kids, and baseball in Oakland and Havana today.