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4/28 Green Movie Night and Forum

Posted by novoscene on April 28, 2008

Power of Community Farming © 2004 by John M. Morgan and Faith Morgan

In 2007 the Urban Alliance for Sustainability hosted a monthly Green Movie Night and Forum with the aims of presenting inspirational films, providing a platform for local organizations to interact and engaging the community in a group discussions. The series was so successful the group had to move the 2008 series over to the Victoria Theater’s 450 seat auditorium.

After a brief hiatus they’re kicking of this year’s festival tonight with a screening of The Power of Community, a documentary that follows the hardships, teamwork and resilience of a Cuban community in the 1990’s after the Soviet Union collapsed in 1990, cutting trade profits and food imports to the small impoverished country. The film is followed, naturally, by a community discussion.

UAS Green Movie Night and Forum
$10, $5 for seniors/students
6:30-9pm
Victoria Theatre
2961 Mission St at 16th St., San Francisco
http://www.uas.coop/node/1129
www.communitysolution.org

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