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Thursday, October 27, 2011
PAST: FILM: BloomScreen presents a Screening of “This Black Soil: A Story of Resistance and Rebirth” followed by Q&A this TUES, Jan 24th at BloomBars from 7:00pm – 9:00pm, All ages, by donation
Screening followed by a discussion and Q & A
Tuesday, January 24th
7:00pm – 9:00pm
by donation, includes popcorn & refreshments
"This Black Soil: A Story of Resistance and Rebirth” (2004, 58 min), "a film on the power of grass-roots activism by Teresa Konechne. The film chronicles the successful struggle of Bayview, VA, to defeat the proposed construction of a prison in their community and to rebuild their town following their own vision of prosperity." Q&A with Alice Coles, President/CEO of Bayview Citizens for Social Justice will follow the screening.