September 2014–May 2015

Community Cinema, Wonder Women: The Untold Story of American Superheroines. Photo Courtesy of Vaquera Productions

Do you like documentaries by accomplished independent filmmakers? Are you looking to connect with others who care about finding solutions for the challenges facing our communities? Become a regular attendee of this dynamic film series.

Enjoy powerful documentary films selected by the creators of the Emmy Award-winning series Independent Lens. Facilitated discussions following each free screening encourage inclusive conversations about the issues addressed in the film. The remainder of this season’s lineup will be available September 1.


Part 1: Tuesday, September 16, 7:00 p.m.
Wednesday, September 17, 10:00 a.m.

Part 2: Tuesday, October 14, 7:00 p.m.
Wednesday, October 15, 10:00 a.m.

MAKERS is a six-part PBS series profiling the impact women have had over the past 50 years in six industries — comedy, politics, space, war, business, and Hollywood. A landmark television and digital-video initiative in collaboration with AOL, MAKERS aims to be the largest and most dynamic collection of women’s stories ever assembled.