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Saturday-June 10-Voorhees Hall #105-7PM $12; $10; $9
Saturday, June 10, 2017, 07:00pm
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A Way Out – Gladys Bensimon (Hoboken, New Jersey)

A Way Out is a timely documentary about three young men from Newark, New Jersey, who successfully beat the odds that could have left them poor, incarcerated, or even dead...They beat those odds not by luck, but rather through the consistent support they were given and the opportunities they chose to pursue. Filmmaker Gladys Bensimon weaves together their compelling stories with incisive reflections on the historic, economic, and cultural roots of poverty, and on the history of racism and inequality in the U.S.. 2017; 53 min.

Special Guest Appearance by Director Gladys Bensimon!

Sistas Conversation – Shelley Titus (West Orange, New Jersey)

A lively documentary about a group of diverse women who take on topics that include the Black Lives Matter movement, Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign, and the threat posed by ISIS.  Sistas Conversation serves as a conversational time capsule of 2016. 2016; 64 min. Special Guest Appearance by Director Shelley Titus!

Location Voorhees Hall