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The Women of Standing Rock Panel Discussion

Haskell Indian Nations University's Hiawatha Center for Justice presents a virtual panel discussion to set the stage for the Tuesday night screening of End of the Line: The Women of Standing Rock. Hiawatha Center for Justice Director Dr. Daniel Wildcat will moderate an engaging and informative conversation with the creative team behind the film and … [more]



Lawrence Public Library 707 Vermont Street, Lawrence

Screening Venue: Lawrence Public Library Lawn (707 Vermont St.) Director: Brett Leonard Writer & a Producer: Michael D. Coffey Narrative feature. Running time: 1 hour 40 minutes. Special Guest: Writer/Producer Michael D. Coffey Inspired by a true story, a bright and determined high school senior strives one last time to be a wrestler despite having cerebral … [more]


Philosophers at the Cinema Podcast: Hairspray

Lawrence Talks presents an all new podcast, Philosophers at the Cinema! In this very special Free State Festival edition, host David Tamez is joined by Kansas City film critic Lonita Cook for a deep dive into John Waters' Hairspray and an exploration into the philosophical ponderings of the movie-going experience. Podcast will be available at this link starting … [more]


The 24th

The Dole Institute of Politics 2350 Petefish Dr., Lawrence

Screening Venue: Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics (2350 Petefish Dr.) Director: Kevin Willmott Narrative Feature. Running Time: 1 hour 53 minutes   America has just entered the Great War, but is refusing to send black troops into combat. Instead of heading to the front lines, the Twenty-Fourth Infantry is sent to Houston, Texas to … [more]