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Saturday Afternoon at the Movies – Crip Camp (2020)
Saturday, June 12, 2021 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmFree
Members & guests–free on Netflix or YouTube (click here). To RSVP, please scroll down. Registered attendees will receive an email the day before the discussion with a link to join via Zoom.
Watch the film any time before the discussion–or enjoy the discussion and be persuaded to view it after! On the heels of Woodstock, a group of teen campers are inspired to join the fight for disability civil rights. This spirited look at grassroots activism is executive produced by President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama, and it received an Academy Award nomination for Best Documentary Feature. The film can be viewed on Netflix, and it is also available for free on YouTube (see below). Village member Mel Washburn will host a discussion of the film via Zoom this Saturday at 3:00 PM.
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