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Tuesday, September 05, 2006

Globalization and the factory town

My friend Vivian Kleiman's film, Maquilopolis, or "Factory Town," is screening in San Francisco.  I can't wait.  Read on...

We're thrilled to announce the San Francisco Bay Area premiere of
a film by Vicky Funari and Sergio De La Torre

Two days at the MadCat Women's International Film Festival:
Thursday Sept 21
Oakland's Grand Lake Theater, 7:30 pm
This screening is co-sponsored by Global Exchange and the Wellstone Democratic Renewal Club.  Proceeds go to benefit these organizations. 
Filmmakers and Film Subjects in Person

**A piercing look at globalization through the eyes of Mexican factory workers.**

Making explicit the slogan "knowledge equals power,"
MAQUILAPOLIS is the rare activist documentary
that really does empower the individual
women at the heart of its story.
--Jay Weissberg, Variety

Sunday September 24, 7:30pm
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco

Please spread the word to your Bay Area friends, family and colleagues.
We hope to see you on  September 21!

Grand Lake Theater
3200 Grand Avenue in Oakland
Thurs, Sept 21, 7:30 pm Tix: $10.
Advance tickets available by calling (415) 255-7296
Mastercard and visa accepted only in advance of the screening.
Cash or Debit at the door.
(510) 452-3556,

Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
701 Mission St. @ Third in San Francisco
Sun, Sept 24, 7:30 pm Tix: $9. Cash or Credit Cards.
Tix available in advance or at the door.
(415) 978-2700,

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