Check this out, a student in one of my classes just told me about, Cinema Politica at UBC. Every Wednesday they show a movie at the Norm Theatre in the SUB. It’s free for all you UBC-ers.
Cinema Politica at UBC is a weekly series showcasing movies that harness the power of film to engage issues relating to the environment, globalization, gender and sexuality, indigenous rights, global health, and student power.
The last show was a documentary about the Downtown East Side called, “Fix: Story of An Addicted City“. The next film is called “Forest for the Trees“, a documentary about activism, environmentalism, and civil rights. No more Pit nights for us, Wednesdays are for Cinema Politica!