March 15 – Gasland

Movies That Matter A free screening of Gasland, a 2009 Oscar-nominated documentary directed by Josh Fox, will be shown at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship in Ephraim on Tuesday, March 15 at 4:30 pm. The largest domestic natural gas drilling boom in history has swept across the United States. The Halliburton-developed...

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Smoking Teeth = Poison Gas

Movies That Matter Presents SMOKING TEETH = POISON GAS Smoking Teeth = Poison Gas will be screened on Tuesday, February 15 at 4:30 pm, at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Door County in Ephraim. Silver dental fillings have been the norm for many years. They are economical, fill the hole,...

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The Story Of Stuff

Movies That Matter Presents THE STORY OF STUFF The Story of Stuff will be screened on Tuesday, January 18 at 4:30 pm, at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Door County in Ephraim. Consumerism is the theme of The Story of Stuff. This documentary is about the lifecycle of material goods....

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Strangers In Good Company

By Lu Schilling “STRANGERS IN GOOD COMPANY” will be shown Tuesday, December 21 at 4:30 pm. The film depicts a fictional survival story of a touring group of octogenarians that is stranded when their tour bus breaks down. What would you do? One blue-haired woman removed her pantyhose to fashion...

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Iron Jawed Angels

October 19, Tuesday 7:00 free Movies That Matter Remember how the vote was changed to include women? Does a 12th grader know how that change happened? A small band of activists questioned authority, challenged tradition, faced violence… … they survived and continued to demand standards of equality. Today women may...

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Fish Out of Water

By Lu Schilling Movies That Matter September 21 at 7 PM will explore the impassioned relationship between homosexuality and the Bible. In this spirited documentary, Fish Out of Water, filmmaker Ky Dickens explores the seven Bible passages notoriously used to condemn homosexuality and justify marriage discrimination and makes this polarizing...

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The Cove

By Lu Schilling Richard Barry, the man who trained Flipper, walks calmly into the International Whaling Commission conference carrying a monitor on his stomach playing the footage of the dolphin slaughter in Taijii, Japan. It is a testament of the sheer power of one human determined to make amends. Barry...

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July 20 – The End of Poverty

A free screening of The End of Poverty will be shown at the UU Fellowship, Ephraim, July 20 at 7 PM as part of the monthly Movies That Matter series. In this documentary exploring the history of poverty in developing countries, filmmaker Philippe Diaz contends that today’s economic inequities arose...

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