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  • Tue
    23
    Apr
    2019
    6:30 pmThe New Parkway
     

    474 24th St, Oakland, CA 94612

     

    The New Parkway

    Discussion and Q&A immediately following screening.

     

    Guests: Executive Director and Co-writer Andrew Kimbrell, Director and Co-writer Stephanie Welch, Producer Jed Riffe, Editor Maureen Gosling.


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  • Wed
    24
    Apr
    2019
    7:00 pmSmith Rafael Film Center
     

    1118 4th St, San Rafael, CA 94901

     

    Smith Rafael Film Center

    Discussion and Q&A immediately following screening.

     

    Guests: Executive Director and Co-writer Andrew Kimbrell, Director Stephanie Welch, Producer Jed Riffe, Editor Maureen Gosling.


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  • Thu
    25
    Apr
    2019
    7:00 pmDelancey Street Screening Room
     

    600 The Embarcadero
    San Francisco, CA 94017

     

    Delancey Street Screening Room

    Check-in and reception will be from 6:00-7:00 p.m. Film screening begins at 7:00 p.m. with expert panel discussion to follow.

     

    Panel moderated by Andrew Kimbrell, Executive Director and Co-Writer, with special guests Ignacio Chapela, UC Berkeley Assoc. Professor, Dept. of Environmental Science, Policy & Management; Marcy Darnovsky, Director of the Center for Genetics and Society; Milton Reynolds, Educator and Activist, Jay Joseph, Clinical Psychologist. Director and Co-Writer Stephanie Welch, Producer N. Jed Riffe, and Editor Maureen Gosling will also be present and available for questions.


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  • Thu
    02
    May
    2019
    6:30 pmNational Constitution Center
     

    525 Arch St, Philadelphia, PA 19106

    Presented by the National Constitution Center

     

    Paul LombardoPaul Lombardo

    Exactly 92 years after the infamous Buck v. Bell decision, the National Constitution Center presents a partial screening of A Dangerous Idea, exploring the legal history of the eugenics movement in the United States. Following the screening, join the film’s executive producer, writer and attorney Andrew Kimbrell, acclaimed author and journalist Daniel Okrent, and law and bioethics scholars Paul Lombardo and Dorothy Roberts for a conversation exploring the dark history of eugenics and the Constitution.

    DVD’s of A Dangerous Idea and copies of The Guarded Gate: Bigotry, Eugenics and the Law That Kept Two Generations of Jews, Italians, and Other European Immigrants Out of America by Daniel Okrent can be pre-purchased at checkout or purchased onsite at the program. A DVD signing with Andrew Kimbrell and book signing with Daniel Okrent will follow the program.

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  • Thu
    09
    May
    2019
    7:00 pmCapri Theatre
     

    1045 E Fairview Ave, Montgomery, AL 36106

    Presented by the Southern Poverty Law Center

     

    Joseph Levin

    Joseph Levin

    A panel will follow the film, featuring Joseph Levin, co-founder of the Southern Poverty Law Center; Rabbi Scott Looper of Temple Beth Or in Montgomery; and A Dangerous Idea's director and co-writer Stephanie Welch.

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  • Sat
    17
    Nov
    2018

    SAN JOSE, CA

    9:45 pmHammer Theatre

    101 Paseo De San Antonio, San Jose, CA 95113

    Presented by:
    Bullfrog Films
    The American Anthropological Association
    The Society for Visual Anthropology

    Agustín Fuentes

    Agustín Fuentes

    Q&A featuring: Agustín Fuentes, professor of anthropology at the University of Notre Dame; Jennifer Raff, assistant professor of anthropology at the University of Kansas; Jonathan Marks, professor of anthropology at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte; Stephanie Welch, director and co-writer of A Dangerous Idea; Jed Riffe, producer of A Dangerous Idea.