Film: The Bad Kids

Film: The Bad Kids

An IPS and Indie Lens Pop-Up Film and community conversation about alternative education and self care for teachers working with at risk youth.

Flim: The Armor of Light

Flim: The Armor of Light

An IPS and Indie Lens Pop-Up (formerly Community Cinema) preview screening about two people of faith who come together to explore the contradictions of a nation rife with gun violence.

Film: The Power of the Weak

Film: The Power of the Weak

Meet Jorgito in-person at the D.C. premiere of the U.S. film tour, part of the 2nd “Days of Action” (against the blockade) in Washington, DC where he reveals his story that proves societies that support human development can empower the physically challenged.

Film: Catching the Sun

Film: Catching the Sun

Join the discussion about who will win and who will lose the battle for power in the 21st century with IPS Climate Policy Progam, Director Janet Redman.

Film: The Black Panthers: Vanguard of The Revolution

Film: The Black Panthers: Vanguard of The Revolution

An IPS and Indie Lens Pop-Up (formerly Community Cinema) preview screening about the turbulent 1960s when change was coming to America, the fault lines could no longer be ignored, and a new revolutionary culture emerged seeking to drastically transform the system.

Film: This Changes Everything

Film: This Changes Everything

DC Premier screening of the new film by Avi Lewis and Naomi Klein featuring seven powerful portraits of communities on the front lines of an epic attempt to re-imagine the vast challenge of climate change.

DCIFF: The Other Barrio

DCIFF: The Other Barrio

IPS partners with DCIFF on a film based on a short story of the same name by San Francisco poet laureate Alejandro Murguía, followed by a discussion of it’s relationship to DC gentrification.

Film: The New Black

Film: The New Black

An IPS and Community Cinema [DC] preview that tells the story of how the African American community is grappling with the gay rights issue in light of the gay marriage movement and the fight over civil rights. 

Film: The Trials of Muhammad Ali

Film: The Trials of Muhammad Ali

Join IPS and Community Cinema [DC] for this preview that explores the extraordinary and complex life of the legendary athlete outside the boxing ring, including a Q&A with David Zirin, sports writer for The Nation and author of  Game Over: How Politics Has Turned the Sports World Upside Down.

Film: The State of Arizona

Film: The State of Arizona

An IPS and Community Cinema [DC] preview that captures the explosive emotions and complex realities behind Arizona’s headline-grabbing struggle with illegal immigration.

Film: Fire In The Blood

Film: Fire In The Blood

IPS’ Global Economy and Foreign Policy In Focus projects co-sponsor this a shocking exposé of how pharmaceutical companies use patent law to keep profits unconscionably high even at the expense of peoples’ lives.