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Through the Night (2020) Online screening

Event Details

Date
Wednesday, April 7, 2021
Time
All day
Location
online, Virtual/Online
Description
USA | 75 minutes | NR | online screening | dir. Loira Limbal As part of annual Social Cinema series, we are excited to present another online screening. This time, we are making the 2020 film,  Through the Night available to be streamed for free from Wednesday, April 7th to Thursday, April 8th. Like our other online screenings, simply respond the google form below, and you will be emailed a link to the screening platform when the streaming period begins. Please have the form filled out prior to noon on April 8th.    About the movie: THROUGH THE NIGHT is an intimate cinema verité portrait of three working mothers whose lives all intersect at a 24-hour daycare center: a mother working the overnight shift as an essential worker at a hospital; another holding down three jobs just to support her family; and a woman who for over two decades has cared for the children of parents with nowhere else to turn. A tender portrait of titanic strength, love, and selflessness, THROUGH THE NIGHT showcases the multiplicity of “women’s work” -- paid, underpaid, and unpaid; emotional and physical; domestic and career-oriented -- all while negotiating the terms of a dignified existence under the three arrows of racism, sexism, and capitalism in America. Watch the trailer:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tXx4mM0hHEA   Google request form: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScDUF3U1uAbPU9yL2S6cACTspDu-Xq9CraeIzg2666aWIP_Ww/viewform
Cost
Free

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