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"1984" movie screening

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"1984" movie screening

Time: April 4, 2017 from 5:30pm to 8:30pm
Location: CMAC
Street: 1555 Van Ness Ave
City/Town: Fresno
Website or Map: http://cmac.tv/1984
Phone: 5592662622
Event Type: movie, film, screening, free
Organized By: CMAC
Latest Activity: Mar 23

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Event Description

Join us for a FREE screening of the movie "1984", starring John Hurt (based on George Orwell's classic novel) at CMAC in Downtown Fresno. 1555 Van Ness (at Calaveras)

5:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.: Introduction and Context for Screening
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.: Film Screening (113 minutes)
8:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.: Q&A Session

Panelists/Speakers:
-- Catherine Campbell, Civil Rights Attorney and Fresno Filmworks Advisory Board Member
-- Peter McDonald, Fresno State Dean of Library Services
-- Douglas Fraleigh, Fresno State Communication Department Chair and Freedom of Speech Scholar

In a story based on George Orwell's classic novel, Winston Smith (John Hurt) is a government employee whose job involves the rewriting ofhistory in a manner that casts his fictional country's leaders in a charitable light. His trysts with Julia (Suzanna Hamilton) provide his only measure of enjoyment, but lawmakers frown on the relationship -- and in this closely monitored society, there is no escape from Big Brother.

SPONSORED BY:
CMAC
Fresno State CineCulture
WILPF
Fresno Center for Nonviolence
Fresno Filmworks
Sarah Minasyan MD &
Jason Marengo MD
Arte Américas

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