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CANCELED – smARTfilms: A 2020 Look at the New Decade – One Child Nation
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This event has been canceled. Thank you for your understanding.

These 5 documentaries take a look at where we are today on this planet in terms of cultural connection, capitalism & jobs, our connection withand dependence onnature, and the human effect upon our world. Curated by tj Faddis.

Showings

Matinee: 2:00 PM (Does not include facilitated discussion)
Evening: 7:30 PM

Featured Film – One Child Nation

2019 | 88 minutes | R

In 1979, in order to combat overpopulation and starvation, China instituted a policy of one-child per household – and it enforced this policy for over 35 years. Documentarian Nanfu Wang returns to China and weaves her experience as a brand-new mother with archival propaganda material, testimony from victims and those who carried out the enforcement, what this enforcement entailed, and shows how this social experiment affects Chinese families today.

See the trailer here.

When

May 19, 2020

Where

Frank Buxton Auditorium

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