Follow a down-but-not-out basketball team whose struggles parallel its town’s fight for survival.
WMHT has partnered with ITVS to bring you Independent Lens films BEFORE they are shown on television. Starting September 2013, we have six amazing films to screen in our community. Are you interested in showing any of these films? Contact Jenn Baumstein, Community Engagement Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org or 518.880.3553 to set up a screening.
April 2014 Screenings:
Community Cinema 2013-14 Film Slate
Watch Monday, February 17, 2014 at midnight | Follow the Mexican-American girls who help preserve the Martha Washington debutante ball in Laredo.
Watch Monday, January 27, 2014 at midnight | Witness the tense emotions and complex realities behind Arizona’s struggle with illegal immigration.
Watch Monday, October 28 and November 4, 2013 at midnight | Explore the many roots of the Latino dropout crisis.
Witness Muhammad Ali’s toughest bout, his battle to overturn his prison sentence for refusing U.S. military service.
Centering on the historic fight to win marriage equality in Maryland, go into the pews, the streets, and kitchen tables as it looks at how the African American community grapples with the divisive gay rights issue.