[Sfbay-video] Fwd: 10/3 - Special Event/Screening VOICES OF DISSENT
a. mark liiv
mark at whisperedmedia.org
Tue Oct 3 19:48:24 PDT 2006
>Date: Tue, 3 Oct 2006 16:19:34 -0700
>From: Karil Daniels <karil at pacbell.net>
>Subject: 10/3 - Special Event/Screening VOICES OF DISSENT
>Please join us for a Special Director's Screening of
>VOICES OF DISSENT: ACTIVISM & AMERICAN DEMOCRACY
>Tuesday, 10/3/06, 7 - 9 PM
>Dolby Labs Screening Room
>100 Potrero Ave. (at the corner of Alameda, near 15th St),
>San Francisco. Please note - Plentiful & easy street parking!
>If you have never been to a screening at Dolby's beautiful 70 seat
>private screening room before, it is a special treat. The big, comfy
>chairs are upholstered and every seat has an excellent view of the
>screen. The sound system is the best in the city.
>Refreshments will be served.
>Special guests in person:
>Singing & guitar performance by Greg Frediani.
>Poetry by Drew Dellinger, founder of Poets for Global Justice.
>Discussion with filmmaker Karil Daniels after the screening.
>PLEASE RSVP to Mary at democracyaction.org.
>VOICES OF DISSENT features events, theatre, song, dance, comedy,
>satire, music, poetry & discussion with many leading progressives -
>Martin Sheen, Woody Harrelson, Michael Franti, Al Franken, Jim
>Hightower, Medea Benjamin, Norman Solomon, Daniel Ellsberg, Arianna
>Huffington, Ambassador Joseph Wilson Congresswoman Barbara Lee, Will
>Durst, Bill Santiago, Paul Krugman, Joan Blades, Drew Dellinger,
>Starhawk, Ron Kovic, and more. They, along with the words and wisdom
>of our country's founders, inspire and rekindle the passion for
>freedom that America represents, and the importance of protecting
>authentic democracy and standing up for liberty.
>VOICES OF DISSENT challenges anyone who would limit the freedoms and
>civil liberties granted in the Constitution and Bill of Rights as
>fundamentally un-American, even if they are our own leaders. It
>inspires viewers to speak out, to vote and actively protect our
>heritage of democracy, before we lose it. A festival favorite, it
>has been chosen for 9 festival awards so far. The next one is on
>10/8, 1:30 PM at the Westwood International Film Festival in Los
>Angeles, so if you can't attend the festival in Southern California,
>see it here in San Francisco on 10/3!
>After the screening, participate in a discussion with filmmaker
>Karil about the Bush government's attack on the Constitution and
>Bill of Rights, and how we can oppose them. Get energized, get
>motivated, get involved and Take Back America.
>Karil is a long-time activist filmmaker and serves on the Board of
>Directors of Bay Area Women in Film and Television. Her past films
>have won 30 festival awards. VOICES OF DISSENT is a sponsored
>project of the Film Arts Foundation, a non-profit public foundation.
>$10 suggested donation to cover refreshments and costs.
>No one turned away for lack of funds.
>See the TRAILER at http://www.VoicesOfDissent.us
>Please RSVP to Mary at democracyaction.org
>This screening is co-presented by Democracy Action and Dolby Labs.
>If you like showing films in the comfort of your own home, and enjoy
>the food and fun and new friends typical of house parties, please
>visit this page. to see how you can create your own house party
>using VOICES OF DISSENT as an activist tool for motivating interest
>in the coming election. Just go to:
>then, on the left side of the page, click on HOST A SCREENING, and
>just fill in your email and answer a few simple questions. The site
>will create a page for your house party and publish the information
>so others in your area can know about it and attend. Support
>services for your party will be handled by the site.
>This is breakthrough political action, and a huge amount of fun!
>Karil Daniels * Point of View Productions * 415- 821-0435
>2477 Folsom Street, San Francisco, CA 94110
>"Dissent is the highest form of patriotism." -- Thomas Jefferson
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