The Bad Kids

SOKA COMMUNITY CINEMA PRESENTS INDIE LENS POP-UP - THE BAD KIDSDate: 02.23.2017Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pmLocation: Pauling 216Located in an impoverished Mojave Desert community, Black Rock Continuation High School is an alternative school for students at risk of dropping out; Black Rock is their last chance. Extraordinary educators believe that empathy and life skills,… Continue reading The Bad Kids

Inner Borderlines: Visions of America Through the Eyes of Alejandro Morales

Thursday, September 22nd, 2016 7:00- 8:30 p.m. Pauling 216 Q&A with Professor and protagonist of Inner Borderlines Alejandro Morales (University of California, Irvine).     INNER BORDERLINES: VISIONS OF AMERICA THROUGH THE EYES OF ALEJANDRO MORALES   (72 min, English and Spanish, dir. Luis Mancha)   Inner Borderlines follows Alejandro Morales around Southern California as… Continue reading Inner Borderlines: Visions of America Through the Eyes of Alejandro Morales

SUA Community Cinema presents:

Tuesday October 4th, 2016 7:00- 8:30 Pauling 216Rodando en La Habana: bicycle stories(30 min, Spanish with English subs, dir. Santos and Hosek) Q&A with Professor and director Jennifer HosekWhen the Soviet Union fell, Cuba pedaled its way to independence--by bicycle. What has become of Havana's sole-powered communities born out of the need to move without petrol? Many… Continue reading SUA Community Cinema presents:

Indie Lens Pop-Up and SUA Community Cinema Presents:

Thursday, December 1st, 20167:00-8:30 p.m. Pauling 216MEET THE PATELSDirected by Ravi Patel and Geeta PatelMEET THE PATELS is a laugh-out-loud real life romantic comedy about Ravi Patel, an almost-30-year-old Indian-American who enters a love triangle between the woman of his dreams ... and his parents. Filmed by Ravi’s sister in what started as a family… Continue reading Indie Lens Pop-Up and SUA Community Cinema Presents:

Upcoming Community Cinema Screenings 2016

January 21st In Football We Trust by Tony Vainuku and Erika Cohn In Football We Trust intimately follows four Polynesian high school football players in Utah struggling to overcome gang violence, family pressures, and poverty as they enter the high stakes world of college recruiting and the promise of pro sports. The odds may be stacked… Continue reading Upcoming Community Cinema Screenings 2016

Presentacion del Documental Politico en Argentina, Chile, y Uruguay: De Los Anos Cincuenta a la Decada Dos Mil Este sábado 26 de septiembre, a las 16.15, en el contexto del Festival de Internacional de Documentales de Santiago (Fidocs) será presentado el libro El documental político en Argentina, Chile y Uruguay: de los años cincuenta a la década del dos mil. El texto editado por LOM reúne 14 artículos de investigadores de los… Continue reading Presentacion del Documental Politico en Argentina, Chile, y Uruguay: De Los Anos Cincuenta a la Decada Dos Mil

Limited Partnership

COMMUNITY CINEMA AT SOKA UNIVERSITY PRESENTSLimited PartnershipDate: 05.07.2015Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pmLocation: Pauling 216Directors/Producers:Thomas Miller, Producer/DirectorKirk Marcolina, ProducerKaren Hori, Co-ProducerDecades before The Defense of Marriage Act and Proposition 8, one gay couple fell in love and took on the US government to fight for marriage and immigration equality. Filipino American Richard Adams and Australian… Continue reading Limited Partnership

The Homestretch

COMMUNITY CINEMA AT SOKA UNIVERSITY  PRESENTSThe HomestretchDate: 03.12.2015Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pmLocation: Pauling 216Directors/Producers: Anne de Mare, Director/ProducerKirsten Kelly, Director/ProducerThe Homestretch follows three homeless teens as they fight to stay in school, graduate, and build a future. Each of these smart, ambitious youths — Roque, Kasey, and Anthony — will surprise, inspire, and challenge… Continue reading The Homestretch