FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 30, 2018 at 7 PM – 10 PM
Unitarian Universalist Church-Akron
3300 Morewood Rd, Akron, Ohio 44333
Dark Money, a political thriller, examines one of the greatest present threats to American democracy: the influence of untraceable corporate money on our elections and elected officials. The film takes viewers to Montana—a frontline in the fight to preserve fair elections nationwide—to follow an intrepid local journalist working to expose the real-life impacts of the U.S. Supreme Court's Citizens United decision. Through this gripping story, Dark Money uncovers the shocking and vital truth of how American elections are bought and sold. Official Selection, 2018 Sundance Film Festival.
We hope you will be able to stay for a discussion of the film following the screening.
FREE and open to the the public.
Directed and produced by Kimberly Reed, this event is a collaboration with POV, PBS's award winning nonfiction film series. The website for POV is http://www.pbs.org/pov/
If you aren't able to join us on November 30th, or would like to preview the film beforehand, "Dark Money" is streaming at the POV website through October 31st. Just go to the site above, click on "Dark Money" under "Popular Films", and click on "watch the full film online" in the light blue section at the right of the page.
Contact: Cathie Finn, 330-928-5130, cmfinn2674 [at] att.net