Butler intern Abby Shores provides this insightful report on the first of the 2019-2020 Few View Film Series.
Steve Jefferson, WTHR 13, July 26, 2019 Dija Henry is an Interfaith Enrichment Corps member (part of CIC’s AmeriCorps program) hosted at Felege Hiywot. After her film about teen suicide, Love, Jordan, Breathe is the
The film is based on the true story of Singh, a Sikh, when he detained in 2007 at the Buffalo Niagara International Airport in New York after he refused to unwrap his turban for TSA agents.
It's one of the most popular and thought-provoking film series in town. This year, expect some new special features.
The award-winning documentary, Trails of Hope and Terror, tells the stories of people who crossed over the U.S.-Mexico border and the political history that led to their journeys.
"Stateless" tells the story of how in the late 1980s, thousands of Soviet Jews were finally allowed to leave the USSR. But in 1988, American policy suddenly changed and all of these refugees were stranded in Italy.
March 28th — It's one of the most inspiring — and highly acclaimed — documentaries of recent years.
August 30 was the 3rd annual Indy Festival of Faiths. It was the first Social Awareness Table Conversations, discussions of eight topics of urgent importance. Now keep talking.
A Different View Film Series kicked off August 20 with a screening of "Arranged." Two young women – one an Orthodox Jew, the other Muslim – learn they share much in common, not least of which is that they are both going through arranged marriages. It was a great film, but everyone agreed that even better was the discussion afterward.
A New View Film Series will journey outside everyday life to explore new worldviews through the screening of five films. Come for the movies, stay for the conversation.
April 14th — DANCING IN JAFFA offers an up-close-and-personal perspective of how the future might unfold if the art of movement and dance could triumph over the politics of history and geography.
February 18th — Whatever you make of Joshua Milton Blahyi — liar or madman, charlatan or genuine repentant — the film challenges viewers to ask important questions about both the power and the limits of forgiveness, amid a nation's search for healing and justice.
December 3rd — Inspired by true events, The Citizen is a gripping tale of courage, love, and perseverance, the qualities of a true CITIZEN.
October 22nd — Can victims and perpetrators work together to rebuild their lives? This life-changing documentary explores the intersections of justice and forgiveness as survivors heal from these tragedies.
August 20th — Two young women - one an Orthodox Jew, the other Muslim - learn they share much in common, not least of which is that they are both going through arranged marriages.
Rev. Lisa Marchal was part of "Zabur," from commissioning to performing at the premiere. She files this report..