From Beacon to the Border: A documentary on the Grannies Respond caravan

Netroots Nation Screening Series:   SHOWCASE: “FROM BEACON TO THE BORDER” AND “RESISTERHOOD”   Screening Series; Thu, 07/11/2019 - 12:00pm  Film showcases present several films in one session by showing multiple short films or clips, then inviting a presenter from each film to participate in a moderated discussion. “From Beacon to the Border” is a 35-minute documentary by Andrea Garbarini following a national movement of grannies as they journey to McAllen, Texas protesting the separation of migrant children from their families. “Resisterhood” captures the stories of everyday Americans who became grassroots activists working tirelessly to defend our democracy and stop the erosion of our civil rights.

Netroots Nation Screening Series:
SHOWCASE: “FROM BEACON TO THE BORDER” AND “RESISTERHOOD”

Screening Series; Thu, 07/11/2019 - 12:00pm

Film showcases present several films in one session by showing multiple short films or clips, then inviting a presenter from each film to participate in a moderated discussion. “From Beacon to the Border” is a 35-minute documentary by Andrea Garbarini following a national movement of grannies as they journey to McAllen, Texas protesting the separation of migrant children from their families. “Resisterhood” captures the stories of everyday Americans who became grassroots activists working tirelessly to defend our democracy and stop the erosion of our civil rights.