Indie Lens Pop-Up

ITVS Community Cinema

We’re proud to feature Indie-Lens Pop-Up, a neighborhood series that brings people together for film screenings and community-driven conversations. Featuring documentaries seen on the PBS series Independent Lens, Indie Lens Pop-Up draws local residents, leaders, and organizations to discuss what matters most, from newsworthy topics to family and relationships. Make friends, share stories, and join the conversation.

I am Not Your Negro

Presented as part of the Indie Lens Pop-Up series. Tickets are free, available at the box office only.
“Best Documentary Feature” nominee at the 2017 Academy Awards, film uses James Baldwin's unfinished book "Remember This House" to tell the story of race in America....
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Tell Them We Are Rising: The Story of Black Colleges and Universities

Presented as part of the Indie Lens Pop-Up series. Tickets are free, available at the box office only.
A haven for Black intellectuals, artists and revolutionaries-and path of promise toward the American dream-Black colleges and universities have educated the architects of freedom movements and cultivated leaders in every field. They have been unapologetically Black for 150 years. For the first time ever, their story is told....
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Dolores

Presented as part of the Indie Lens Pop-Up series. Tickets are free, available at the box office only.
Dolores Huerta is among the most important, yet least known, activists in American history. An equal partner in co-founding the first farm workers unions with Cesar Chavez, her enormous contributions have gone largely unrecognized. Dolores tirelessly led the fight for racial and labor justice alongside Chavez, becoming one of the most defiant feminists of the twentieth century-and she continues the fight to...
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Look & See: Wendell Berry’s Kentucky

Presented as part of the Indie Lens Pop-Up series. Tickets are free, available at the box office only.
"Look & See" revolves around the divergent stories of several residents of Henry County, Kentucky who each face difficult choices that will dramatically reshape their relationship with the land and their community. Filmed across four seasons in the farming cycle, "Look & See" blends observational scenes of farming life, interviews with farmers and community members with evocative, carefully framed shots of the...
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Served Like a Girl

Presented as part of the Indie Lens Pop-Up series. Tickets are free, available at the box office only.
Having served their country in Iraq and Afghanistan, Nichole, Hope, Rachel and Andrea know that, for many, the war isn't over. They are concerned and want to do something for the 55,000 homeless women veterans, whose stories mirror their own. While struggling with PTSD, divorce, serious illness, and military sexual abuse, competing in Ms. Veteran America ignites an emotional roller coaster for...
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