Keyword: civil disobedience

Forrest Gump

Forrest Gump (1994)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 142 minutes Release date: 07/05/1994
Forrest Gump tells his remarkable life story to a stranger while waiting for a bus. Despite his sub-normal IQ, Gump leads a truly charmed life, with a ringside seat for many of the most memorable events of the second half of the 20th century. He taught Elvis Presley to dance, became a football star and met JFK and LBJ. He served with honor in Vietnam and spoke at an anti-war rally at the...

The Last Face (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/14/2014
A love story set against the backdrop of war-torn Africa. Miguel, a heroic Spanish doctor, puts himself in harm's way to deliver medical treatment to the victims of military uprisings. Wren is the spokesperson for an organization that funds medical assistance for impoverished nations the world over. They meet in Liberia, where Wren is immediately impressed with Miguel's selflessness, medical skill...

Everyday Rebellion (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 09/09/2014
Guided by new theories and empirical evidence that assert non-violence is twice as effective as violence at creating change, millions of people around the world are putting down their fists and adopting peaceful tactics to resist their governments instead. From Ukraine's FEMEN activists whipping off their tops and Syrian protestors staining Damascus fountain water red to the clown-wielding antics...
Dir: Arman T. Riahi
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Mask of Zorro

The Mask of Zorro (1998)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 136 minutes Release date: 07/16/1998
It has been 20 years since Don Diego de la Vega successfully fought Spanish oppression in Alta California as the legendary romantic hero, Zorro. Imprisoned for two decades, he now must find a successor to stop Don Rafael Montero--the powerful, former Spanish governor of Alta California who cost de la Vega his freedom, his wife, Esperanza, and his daughter, Elena--who is making plans to purchase...

Occupy the Farm (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 11/13/2014
On Earth Day April 22, 2012, a couple hundred urban farmers marched onto ten acres of fallow farmland, and the site of a former agricultural research center known as the Gill Tract. They hoped to stop development of a shopping mall and condo complex on the site, and de-rail plans that threatened to remove the class one agricultural land from farming. The activists brought with them 16,000...
Dir: Todd Darling
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Cesar's Last Fast

Cesar's Last Fast (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 100 minutes Release date: 04/17/2014
This documentary chronicles the private sacrifice and spiritual conviction behind Cesar Chavez's struggle for the humane treatment of America's farm workers, and the impact his legacy has on today's generation of organizers fighting for farm worker rights. It features powerful, never-before-seen footage of Chavez's 1988 "Fast for Life," a 36-day act of penance for not having done enough to stop...
Dir: Richard R Perez
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Istanbul United (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2013
Turkey. For years fans of the 3 main football clubs in Istanbul (Galatasaray, Fenerbahce and Besiktas), have been known all over Europe for their unconditional support of their teams, and their mutual rivalry that often resulted in extremely violent clashes. The current public protest movement in Turkey originated in order to protect Gezi park in Istanbul against demolition. It soon became a...
Dir: Farid Eslam
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