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Movies That Matter

Movies That Matter is a free bi-monthly film series program of the City of Fort Worth's Human Relations Commission that celebrates diversity and inclusion.

The series was created in 2010 as a way to create awareness in the community about human rights issues affecting people in Fort Worth and worldwide. The Movies That Matter Film Series will present a human rights-related film screening and moderated discussion with local subject matter experts in February, April, June, August, October and December.

Coming Up

Poster for No Place On Earth

April 12, 2018: No Place On Earth

A cave exploration in Ukraine leads to the unearthing of a story of World War II survivors who once found shelter in the same cave. Learn more »

Poster for The Mask You Live In

June 14, 2018: The Mask You Live In

Boys and young men struggle to stay true to themselves while negotiating America's narrow definition of masculinity. Learn more »

Poster for Teach Us All

Aug. 9, 2018: Teach Us All

Filmmakers use the legacy of the Little Rock Nine to examine today's inequities in education. Learn more »

Poster for He Named Me Malala

Oct. 11, 2018: He Named Me Malala

After the Taliban tries to kill her for speaking out on behalf of girls' education, Pakistani teenager Malala Yousafzai emerges as a leading advocate for children's rights and the youngest-ever Nobel Peace Prize Laureate. Learn more »

Poster for I Am Jane Doe

Dec. 6, 2018: I Am Jane Doe

American mothers wage a battle against sex trafficking on behalf of their daughters. Learn more »

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