Popcorn & Politics
A monthly film series that takes place on first Fridays at the LEPOCO Peace Center, 313 West 4th Street, Bethlehem, PA 18015.
Films begin at 7:00 pm, with a discussion to follow. Films are free to view although participants are encouraged to bring a snack or beverage to share. For more information regarding the film or the organization, call 610-691-8730 or email email@example.com
Friday, October 4, 7 pm
I, Daniel Blake
After having suffered a heart-attack, a 59-year-old carpenter befriends a single mother and her two kids as they navigate through bureaucratic forces in order to receive Employment and Support Allowance. A scathing indictment of how governments can show a complete lack of empathy toward their own citizens.
Directed by Ken Loach & Laura Obiols
Written by Paul Laverty
1 hour 40 minutes, 2017
Attendees are encouraged to bring a snack or beverage to share.
More Upcoming films in P&P/First Friday Film series:
October 4 – I, Daniel Blake, November 1 – TBA
Potluck & Politics
Attendees are encouraged to bring food to share for the Potluck Dinner at 6:30 pm; the discussion will start around 7 pm.