Occupy Natick Film Archive

Occupy Natick has offered a free Movie Night (which sometimes is also a Panel Discussion Night) since 2012.  Here is an archive of all the Movie/Panel nights.

March FREE Movie Event: Race: the Power of an Illusion

WHAT: Video presentation and discussion on the theme of exploring the nature of race WHEN: Monday, March 20th from 7-9 pm WHERE: Sherrill Hall/ St. Paul's Church (side, rear entrance), 39 E. Central Street, Natick, MA COST: FREE  Admission/ Everyone ...
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February Free Movie: The Brainwashing of My Dad

The truth behind the right-wing media machine that changed a father--and divided the nation Join us on Monday, February 20th for a screening and discussion of the documentary film, The Brainwashing of My Dad.  When: Monday, February 20th, 2017 from ...
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republican elephant/ democratic donkey

November Event: Free Discussion: Election 2016: Debrief & Degrief

Post-Election Points of Concern/Hope/Action Updated: November 28, 2016 We had a good turn out for our Debrief/Degrief event.  Each person had the opportunity to share their concerns and feelings about the election, as well as to contribute their ideas for ...
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Hacking Democracy

October Free Movie & Discussion: Hacking Democracy

Monday, October 17th, 7-9p.m., Natick, MA Electronic voting machines count almost 100% of America's votes in county, state and federal elections. The Diebold voting machines and their hackable software are still used today in twenty seven states. The security holes ...
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Citizenfour- 2015 Academy Award Winning Documentary

June Free Movie & Discussion: Citizenfour

"It's chillingly dramatic, a Bourne-like motif of intrigue that has the effect of making us realize that no, this is not just a movie."-                        -BBC "Tense and frightening...a primal political fable for the digital age." ...
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"Bag It" the Movie

May Free Movie & Discussion: “Bag It”

We're Drowning in a Sea of Plastic!! What: A free screening of the movie "Bag It" followed by conversation When: Monday, May 16th, 7-9pm Where: Sherrill Hall, St. Paul's Church (side rear entrance), 39 East Central Street, Natick, MA Sponsored ...
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This Changes Everything: film showing

April Free Movie & Discussion: This Changes Everything

April 18th, 7-9 pm.  39 E. Central Street, Natick, MA This event is co-sponsored by Occupy Natick, Common Street Spiritual Center, St. Paul's Episcopal Church & Metrowest Peace Action What if confronting the climate crisis is the best chance we’ll ...
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Broken on All Sides: Race, Mass Incarceration & New Visions for Criminal Justice in the US

March Free Movie: Broken on All Sides

A movie about race, mass incarceration, and new visions for criminal justice in the U.S. What: Free Movie and discussion When: Monday, March 21st, 7-9pm Where: Sherrill Hall (St. Paul's Church, side rear entrance). 39 E. Central Street, Natick MA ...
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Selma: The Bridge to the Ballot

February Free Movie & Discussion: Selma: The Bridge to the Ballot

We are pleased to show this film that is part of the Teaching Tolerance program. What: Free movie and discussion: Selma: Bridge to the Ballot When: Monday, February 22nd, 7-9pm Where: Sherrill Hall, (St. Paul's Church side rear entrance), 39 ...
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Dream On with John Fugelsang

January Free Movie: Dream On

Exclusive Metrowest Screening When: Monday, January 18th, 7-9 pm. Where: Sherrill Hall (St. Paul's Church, side rear entrance) 39 E. Central St., Natick, MA (see map below). What: An exclusive pre-release screening of a documentary film that will appear in ...
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Free movie & conversation: The Yes Men Are Revolting

November Free Movie: The Yes Men Are Revolting

Can Activism be Fun---and Funny? Occupy Natick is pleased to be screening the most recent Yes Men movie at our upcoming Free Movie & Discussion night.  We have featured the Yes Men before when we showed "The Yes Men Fix ...
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Pricele$$

October Free Movie: PRICELE$$

You are invited to our free monthly film screening--this one in honor of the election season that is heavily upon us. We all know that the flood of special interests money into our election system has deranged the process and ...
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Merchants of Doubt-movie title

September Free Movie: Merchants of Doubt

Spin Meisters Shape Policy through Lies, Disinformation,  Propaganda & the Power of Doubt What: Screening of Award-Winning Documentary, Merchants of Doubt (Watch trailer below) When: Monday, September 21st from 7-9pm Where: Common Street Spiritual Center,  13 Common St., Natick, MA ...
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To Kill a Mockingbird film poster

June Free Movie Night: To Kill a Mockingbird

Monday, June 15th, 7-9pm, Natick, MA  PLEASE NOTE: Venue has changed for this month's showing For this month's free movie event--and the last of our 2014-15 movie season-- we are departing from the usual documentary film and showing instead a ...
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Cowspiracy: The Movie

Free Movie Night: Monday, May 18th: Cowspiracy: A Conspiracy of Silence

Factory Farming: Bad for Human Health, Disastrous for the Animals and Catastrophic for the Environment/Climate A Conspiracy of Silence. Just Keep Walking.  Nothing to See Here. UPDATED: NEW RESOURCES (See below) What: Screening of the documentary, Cowspiracy When: Monday, May ...
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The Alternative Media and The Other Side of the Story: Follow up to our March Movie Event

On Monday, March 16th we gathered to watch the documentary film Shadows of Liberty a critique of the sorry state of our corporate media where a handful of mega corporations decide what is news and what isn't. Their decision shape ...
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Shadows of Liberty

March Free Movie Night: Shadows of Liberty: Corporate Media

“Change the Media, Change the World.” Monday, March 16th, 7-9pm, 39 E. Central St., Natick, MA Our founding fathers told us that the only weapon The People have is an informed public. Shadows of Liberty reveals the extraordinary truth behind ...
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We've Got the Power!

April Free Speaker Night: We’ve Got the Power! with Terra Friedrichs

An Evening of Local Empowerment Monday, April 20th- 7-9pm  in Natick, MA On Monday, April 20th, we are pleased to present an evening of local empowerment with Terra Friedrichs, socially-conscious Business Consultant, Legislative Activist, Organizer and Citizen who is very ...
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horseman head

January Free Movie Night: Four Horsemen

The Four Horsemen Are Coming Four Horsemen ...reveals the fundamental flaws in the economic system which have brought our civilization to the brink of disaster. 23 leading thinkers –frustrated at the failure of their respective disciplines – break their silence ...
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November Free Panel Night: Making Sausage-Our Legislative Process at Work

A Panel Evening with State Rep. David Linsky and Activists "It profits a man little to see either his sausages or his laws being made" ---Benjamin Franklin What do making laws and making sausage have in common? Both processes are ...
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