Community Matters: Local Issues, Discussion, Action

Film and discussion on topics that affect us locally. Join the conversation and get involved.

Poverty, Inc.May 5

“I see multiple colonial governors. We are held captive by the donor community.”—Herman Chinery-Hesse, Ghanaian software entrepreneur. The West has positioned itself as the protagonist of development, giving rise to a vast multi-billion dollar poverty industry — the business of doing good has never been better. Yet the results have been mixed, in some cases even [...]

Bikes vs CarsJune 5

Our cities and towns are becoming an ever-growing, dirty, noisy traffic chaos. The bicycle is a great tool for change, but safety concerns and the powerful interests of automakers and the oil and construction industries have kept us dependent on cars. Traveling from São Paulo to Los Angeles, Toronto, and Copenhagen, Bikes vs Cars introduces viewers to activists and thinkers fighting for equitable [...]