Showcase: “From Beacon to the Border” and “Resisterhood”


Showcase: “From Beacon to the Border” and “Resisterhood”


Session Type(s): Screening Series

Starts: Thursday, Jul. 11 12:00 PM

Ends: Thursday, Jul. 11 2:00 PM

Room: 117

Film showcases present several films in one session by showing multiple short films or clips, then inviting a presenter from each film to participate in a moderated discussion. “From Beacon to the Border” is a 35-minute documentary by Andrea Garbarini following a national movement of grannies as they journey to McAllen, Texas protesting the separation of migrant children from their families. “Resisterhood” captures the stories of everyday Americans who became grassroots activists working tirelessly to defend our democracy and stop the erosion of our civil rights.

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