Community Cinema Series

2014-2015 Season
Community Cinema presents free screenings and discussions around the Emmy Award-winning PBS documentary series Independent Lens. By igniting conversations around issues that affect us all, Community Cinema creates real and lasting change — both at home and around the world.

Dobson Ranch Library
2425 S Dobson Rd
Mesa, AZ 85202

6 p.m.
Free and open to the public

  • MAKERS: Women in Space

    By Dyllan McGee and Peter Kunhardt

    Thursday, October 9

    MAKERS is a six-part PBS series profiling the impact women have had over the past 50 years in six industries — comedy, politics, space, war, business, and Hollywood. A landmark television and digital-video initiative in collaboration with AOL, MAKERS aims to be the largest and most dynamic collection of women’s stories ever assembled.   Featuring 3-D Printing demonstration and robotics display. For information on panelists and post-film activities, visit our event page.

    Evolution of a Criminal

    By Darius Clark Monroe

    Thursday, November 6

    Filmmaker Darius Clark Monroe explores what led him to become a bank robber as a teenager in Texas, though interviews with family, friends, and mentors involved in his story as well as by returning to the scene of the crime.




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