ATHENS FOR EVERYONE PRESENTS: THE NORTH POLE SEASON 2 PREMIERE, Cine
ATHENS FOR EVERYONE PRESENTS: THE NORTH POLE SEASON 2 PREMIERE
Sunday September 15, 4:00pm-6:00pmFREE
Join us for the Premiere of Season 2 of this hit comedy!
–With Dignidad Inmigrante en Athens (DIA)–
Amidst wildfire season and an eviction battle in Oakland, California, Benny is locked up and th reatened with deportation. When his radical lawyer convinces him that the best defense is a good offense, Benny decides to runs for office against the shady local Sheriff who is trying to deport him. Come laugh, cry, and cheer as Benny and his unlikely crew find a way to somehow unite the neighborhood to defend the place they all call home.
After the film, there will be a one hour forum discussion about the intersecting issues brought up in the film, with guests from Dignidad Inmigrante en Athens, 100% Athens and other local Athens activists on the panel. Childcare may be provided if at least one week's notice is given; thank you. We look forward to your participation in this event.
ABOUT THE EQUITY & TRANSITION FILM & FORUM SERIES
Explore critical environmental and social justice issues facing frontline communities, and build a local movement for a just transition to renewable energy and a regenerative economy. Following each film, local community organizers will share their perspective on how the issues they work on related to issues of environmental justice and transition.
–SPONSORED BY ATHENS 4 EVERYONE & 100% ATHENS.