The films at this screening are the culminating projects from the students enrolled in the Documentary for Health and Social Justice class at San Francisco State University. Please come see and support their work!
$hift - Aims to mobilize people to join the fossil fuel divestment movement sweeping the nation and is a practical solution for creating the systemic change that is necessary to sustain a livable planet
New School - Investigates alternative pedagogical methods for student, teacher, and school performance.
The Net - Shares the stories and advocacy efforts of parents that have lost a child to suicide from the Golden Gate Bridge.
Identify - Lifts up and celebrates the lives of transgender men and women.
(Of course I have a final scheduled during same time as the screening!!! But I am spreading the word and will be there in spirit)
More about the Documentary for Health and Social Justice course at SFSU: Graduate and undergraduate students from disciplines across campus collaborate with community organizations to research, produce, and distribute documentaries that educate and advocate for change. Learn more at http://www.healthequityinstitute.org/doc.html