film screening

Philly D.A. | Screening with Q&A

Apr 16, 2021
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Thu. Apr. 22, 2021 at 7pm on WKAR OVEE | A groundbreaking documentary series embedded inside the long shot election and tumultuous first term of Larry Krasner, Philadelphia's unapologetic District Attorney, and his experiment to upend the criminal justice system from the inside out. RSVP HERE

The First Rainbow Coalition | Indie Lens Pop-Up

Nov 25, 2019
Indie Lens Pop-Up First Rainbow Coalition
Indie Lens Pop-Up

7pm THU. DEC. 12 at WKAR | The new film charts the legacy of a groundbreaking multiethnic alliance that changed the face of 1960s politics. Join the conversation!

Courtesy / PBS KIDS

FREE -- Sat., Nov. 16, 1pm – 4pm at the MSU Museum on the MSU Campus | Explore the MSU Museum and enjoy a special screening of “Xavier Riddle and the Secret Museum.” 

Ready Jet Go!; One Small Step, WKAR Family Screener, Thursday, June 13
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FREE -- Thur., Jun. 13 at 7pm at WKAR Studios | Celebrate the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11, the first moon landing, by going back to the moon with Ready Jet Go! and WKAR Family! RESERVE SEATS HERE

FREE – Thu., Apr. 4, 7pm at WKAR | Calling all Doc Martin fans! Join us for a special screening of the first episode of SEASON 8! | RESERVE SEATS HERE

The Providers | Indie Lens Pop-Up

Mar 5, 2019
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FREE – Thu. Mar. 21, 7pm at WKAR | View a special screening and join the conversation on how providers work to reach Americans who would otherwise be left without healthcare. RESERVE SEATS HERE

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The 6th annual Cinetopia film festival gets underway this week in Ann Arbor and Detroit. WKAR’s Jamie Paisley spoke with one of the Cinetopia organizers which doesn’t take submissions. Instead, the staff scours film festivals across the world, and a few festivals closer to home.


PBS

WKAR TV producer John J. Valadez is a Peabody award-winning filmmaker who has written, directed and produced many nationally broadcast documentary films. He speaks with WKAR's Brooke Allen about the film "The Chicano Wave" and its inspiration.


Indie Lens Pop-Up Nov 17
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Tue., Nov. 17 at 7pm | Preview the film and join the conversation on a rare glimpse into the emotional lives of adults on the autism spectrum. RESERVE SEATS HERE 

Oct. 22 | Indie Lens Pop-Up: Stray Dog

Oct 8, 2015
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Thu., Oct. 22 at 7 pm | Preview the film and join the conversation on issues faced by veterans today.  | RESERVE SEATS HERE