OPEN DAILY | 10AM-6PM | FREE ADMISSION
Tue, Oct. 17, 2017 7:30pm — 9:30pm | Add this to Calendar
Join us on Tuesday nights in the BIMA Auditorium for a curated selection of documentaries about making a difference in our world.
Dinner seating in Bistro begins at 5:30 PM. (Reservations recommended - 206-451-4011)Auditorium opens at 7:00 PMMovies begin at 7:30 PM
Curated and hosted by Cynthia Sears and John Ellis
Series Pass: $40 Member | $48 Non-Member
Single Tickets: $10 Member | $12 Non-MemberSept 11 - The If Project (2016)Sept 18 - Return of the River (2014)Sept 25 - Skid Row Marathon (2017)Oct 2nd - The Starfish Throwers (2014)Oct 9th - Bending the Arc (2017)
Tuesday, Sept 11, 7:30pm
Director: Kathlyn HoranWomen are the fastest growing segment of the incarcerated population, increasing at nearly double the rate of men since 1985. The IF Project explores the reasons behind these staggering numbers by intimately following a heroic Seattle police officer and the writing workshop she created with a group of inmates at a maximum security women's prison.
Tuesday, Sept 18, 7:30pm
Directors: John Gussman & Jessica PlumbReturn of the River tells the story the largest dam removal in history, unfolding on the Elwha River in Washington State. The film explores an extraordinary community effort to set the river free, and shows an unlikely victory for environmental justice. Told by an ensemble cast of characters, Return of the River offers hope amid grim environmental news, chronicling a dramatic success story that has drawn international attention to the Olympic Peninsula.
Tuesday, Sept 25, 7:30pm
Director: Mark HayesA criminal court judge starts a running club on L.A.'s skid row, where he trains a motley group of homeless people to run international marathons.
Tuesday, Oct 2, 7:30pm
Director: Jesse RoeslerPowerful, direct and heartrending, The Starfish Throwers explores how three of the world's most fiercely compassionate individuals struggle to restore hope to the hopeless in unexpected and sometimes dangerous ways. Continents apart, a sixth grader, a top chef and retired school teacher fight what seems an unwinnable war until they discover their impact may reach further than their action.
Tuesday, Oct 9, 7:30pm
Directors: Kief Davidson & Pedro KosThe extraordinary doctors and activists whose work 30 years ago to save lives in a rural Haitian village grew into a global battle in the halls of power for the right to health for all.
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Summer 2018: "Through Her Eyes"Curated by tj Faddis and Kristin Tollefson
Spring 2018: "Classic Comedies"Curated by John Ellis
Spring 2018: "Best of Port Townsend Film Festival"Curated by Port Townsend Film Festival
Winter 2018: "Love in Any Language"Curated by tj faddis
Winter 2018: "Film Noir"Curated by Frank Buxton & John Ellis
Holidays 2017: "Christmas Couplet"Curated by tj faddis
Fall 2017: "Ultimate Altman"Curated by Tova Gannana
Fall 2017: "Classic Comedies"Curated by Tova Gannana
Summer 2017: "New World Cinema"Curated by tj faddis
Fall 2017: "Foreign Films"Curated by tj faddis
Spring 2017: "Great Directors"Curated by Frank Buxton & John Ellis
Winter 2017: "Art Addict"Curated by tj faddis
Winter 2017: "Film Noir"Curated by Frank Buxton & John Ellis
Holidays 2016: "Hollywood Holidays"
Fall 2016: "Movie Musicals"Curated by Frank Buxton & John Ellis
Spring 2016: "Food on Film"Curated by Frank Buxton & John Ellis
Winter 2016: "Essential European"Curated by Frank Buxton & John Ellis
Fall 2015: "Film Noir"Curated by Frank Buxton & John Ellis