The following screenings and events took place during calendar year 2008. For recent and upcoming events, please see our main screenings and events page.
Jan. 17-27, 2008, Sundance Film Festival, Park City, Utah.
Mar. 26, 2008, University of Massachusetts at Dartmouth, North Dartmouth, Mass.
Mar. 27, 2008, Northeast Regional Conference on the Social Studies, New Haven, Conn.
Mar. 29-30, 2008, St. Anne’s Church, Annapolis, Md.
Mar. 31, 2008, National Cathedral School, Washington, D.C.
April 1-2, 2008, “Remaining Awake: A Week Celebrating Racial Reconciliation & Justice,” Washington National Cathedral, Washington, D.C.
April 3, 2008, White Privilege Conference, Springfield, Mass.
April 9, 2008, Community College of Rhode Island, Providence, R.I.
April 10, 2008, Everett Dance Theater, Providence, R.I.
April 11, 2008, Unitarian Universalist Association Massachusetts Bay District, Hingham, Mass.
April 17, 2008, Community College of Rhode Island, Newport, R.I.
April 18, 2008, Portsmouth Abbey School, Portsmouth, R.I.
April 18, 2008, Unitarian Universalist Association Florida District, Indialantic, Fla.
April 20, 2008, New Orleans International Human Rights Film Festival, New Orleans, La.
April 24, 2008, The Legacy of 1808, National Constitution Center, Philadelphia, Penn.
April 25, 2008, Unitarian Universalist Association Pacific Southwest District, Long Beach, Calif.
April 26, 2008, Episcopal Diocese of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Penns.
April 27, 2008, Unitarian Universalist Association Pacific Central District, Pleasant Hill, Calif.
April 30, 2008, Episcopal Divinity School, Cambridge, Mass.
May 2, 2008, Wooster School, Danbury, Conn.
May 3, 2008, Unitarian Universalist Association Thomas Jefferson District, Charlotte, N.C.
May 4, 2008, Temple Beth David, Canton, Mass.
May 6, 2008, Council on Foundations Philanthropy Summit, Newseum, Washington, D.C. Reception, screening, and panel discussion moderated by Judy Woodruff and Professor Charles Ogletree (Harvard Law School), hosted by Grantmakers in Film + Electronic Media.
May 17, 2008, Kent School, Kent, Conn.
June 4-7, 2008, Newport International Film Festival, Newport, R.I.
June 5, 2008, The Knapsack Institute, University of Colorado at Colorado Springs, CO.
June 6, 2008, “The History of Slavery and the Slave Trade in R.I.,” panel discussion with family member James DeWolf Perry (Harvard University), James T. Campbell (Brown University) and Keith Stokes (Newport County Chamber of Commerce), Newport, R.I.
June 8, 2008, Center for Urban Ministry Annual Conference, Washington, D.C.
June 14, 2008, Upstate Films, Rhinebeck, N.Y.
June 20, 2008, Historical Society of the Episcopal Diocese Annual Meeting, New York, N.Y.
June 22, 2008, Human Rights Watch International Film Festival, New York City.
June 23, 2008, Human Rights Watch International Film Festival, New York City.
June 24, 2008, St. John’s Episcopal Cathedral, Denver, CO.
June 25, 2008, The Society for the Advancement of Multiculturalism and Diversity, Denver, CO.
June 26, 2008, Princeton Public Library, Princeton, Mass.
July 12, 2008, 2:00pm, Brooklyn Museum, New York, N.Y.
July 13, 2008, Yale African Studies Summer Institute, New Haven, CT
July 17, 2008, Princeton Public Library, Princeton, Mass.
July 17, 2008, Evangelical Lutheran Church Global Mission Event, La Cross, Wisc.
July 19, 2008, 4:45pm, Harlem Book Fair ‘08, New York, N.Y.
July 22, 2008, 6:30pm, Citizens for a Better Westside, Chicago, Ill. (this event is not open to the public)
July 24, 2008, 5:30pm, Napa Sonoma Film Festival, Napa Valley, CA
July 24, 2008, Race and Reconciliation in America Conference, National Press Club, Washington, D.C.
July 25, 2008, UNITY: Journalists of Color ‘08 Convention, Chicago, Ill.
July 27, 2008, 2:00pm, Napa Sonoma Film Festival, Napa Valley, CA
July 29, 2008, 7:00pm, Woods Hole Film Festival, Woods Hole, Mass.
July 29, 2008, Berklee School of Music, Boston, MA
July 31, 2008, Community Change Inc., Boston, MA
Aug. 2, 2008, 5:00pm, Roxbury Film Festival, Tower Auditorium @ MassArt, Boston, Mass.
Aug. 10, 2008, 2:00pm, St. Savior’s Episcopal Church, Reel Pizza Cinerama, Bar Habor, ME
Aug. 25, 2008, Allstate, Chicago, IL
Aug. 30, 2008, 4:15pm, American Political Science Association Annual Meeting, Boston, Mass.
Sept. 6, 2008, 9:00am, Episcopal Diocese of North Carolina, St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church, Hillsborough, NC
Sept. 6, 2008, 12:00pm, Oberlin Public Library, Oberlin, OH
Sept. 9, 2008, 9:30am, Bank of America Diversity Network, Providence, RI
Sept. 9, 2008, 6:30pm, Citizen Movement at Columbia College, Chicago, IL
Sept. 12, 2008, 10:45am, American Association for State and Local History Annual Meeting, Rochester, NY
Sept. 12, 2008, 6:30pm, Episcopal Diocese of Delaware, Christ Church Dover, Dover, DE
Sept. 13, 2008, 10:00am, Episcopal Diocese of Delaware, Christ Church Christiana Hundred, Wilmington, DE
Sept. 19, 2008, 1:30pm, Global Peace Film Festival, Winter Park Library, Orlando, FL
Sept. 19, 2008, St. Andrew’s United Methodist Church, Highlands Ranch, CO.
Sept. 22, 2008, 2:00pm, MAAFA, St. Paul’s Community Baptist Church, Brooklyn, NY
Sept. 23, 2008, 7:00pm, Colby-Sawyer College, Clements Hall, Ware Campus Center, New London, NH
Sept. 25, 2008, 5:00pm, White Students Confronting Racism, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Sept. 25, 2008, 7:00pm, Movies That Matter, University of Nevada Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV
Sept. 25, 2008, 7:30pm, Feinberg Family Distinguished Lecture Series, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA
Sept. 25, 2008, 8:30pm, Cambridge Film Festival, Cambridge, UK
Sept. 26, 2008, The Putney School, Putney, VT
Sept. 27, 2008, 3:30pm, Waterfire: A Thousand Ships, Providence, RI
Oct. 2, 2008, 7:30pm, National Coalition for Dialogue & Deliberation Conference, Austin, TX
Oct. 2, 2008, 9:00pm, Making Money Make Change 2008 Retreat, Institute of Noetic Sciences, Petaluma, CA
Oct. 4, 2008, 12:30pm, Massachusetts Foundation for the Humanities, Sheffield Historical Society, Sheffield, MA
Oct. 5, 2008, 4:30pm, Detroit Public Television, Seligman Performing Arts Center, Beverly Hills, MI
Oct. 6, 2008, 6:00pm, Episcopal Diocese of Ohio, St. John’s Episcopal Church, Youngstown, OH
Oct. 6, 2008, 7:30pm, Hampshire College, East Lecture Hall, Franklin Patterson Hall, Amherst, MA
Oct. 7, 2008, 7:00pm, Episcopal Diocese of Ohio, Harcourt Parish Episcopal Church, Gambier, OH
Oct. 7, 2008, 6:00pm, Massachusetts Foundation for the Humanities, Old South Meeting House, Boston, MA
Oct. 7, 2008, 7:00pm, St. Luke and The Epiphany, Philadelphia, PA
Oct. 8, 2008, 7:00pm, Episcopal Diocese of Ohio, All Saints Episcopal Church, New Albany, OH
Oct. 8, 2008, 7:00pm, Episcopal Diocese of Ohio, Trinity Episcopal Cathedral, Cleveland, OH
Oct. 9, 2008, 6:00pm, The 7th Oakland International Film Festival, Grand Lake Theater, Oakland, CA
Oct. 9, 2008, 6:30pm, The New School, Theresa Lang Community and Student Center, New York, NY
Oct. 9, 2008, 7:00pm, Utica College, Macfarlane Auditorium, Utica, NY
Oct. 11, 2008, 8:00pm, Bend Film Festival, Bend, OR
Oct. 12, 2008, 12:00pm, MAAFA San Francisco Bay Area, Museum of the African Diaspora, San Francisco, CA
Oct. 15, 2008, 7:00pm, St. Cuthbert’s Episcopal Church, Oakland, CA
Oct. 16, 2008, University of South Carolina, Aiken Library, Aiken, SC
Oct. 17, 2008, 6:15pm, Friends for Racial Justice, Friends Meeting at Cambridge, Cambridge, MA
Oct. 18, 2008, 4:00pm, Massachusetts Foundation for the Humanities, Alternatives Unlimited, Inc., Whitinsville, MA
Oct. 19, 2008, 10:00am, Sacred Conversation on Race, Newton Highlands Congregational Church, Newton, MA
Oct. 24, 2008, 6:30pm, Northampton Independent Film Festival, Northampton, MA
Oct. 25, 2008, 1:00pm, Massachusetts Foundation for the Humanities, Lowell National Historic Park, Lowell, MA
Oct. 31, 2008, Chicago Foundation for Women Annual Luncheon and Symposium, Chicago, IL (registration required)
Nov. 2, 2008, 7:30pm, Four Corners Art Center, Tiverton, RI
Nov. 4, 2008, 2:00pm, University of North Dakoda Global Vision Film Series, Grand Forks, ND
Nov. 6, 2008, 7:00pm, The Redemption of Reason, Chicago, IL
Nov. 7, 2008, 7:45pm, Coalition for Essential Schools Fall Forum, Charlotte, NC (for CES members)
Nov. 8, 2008, 12:00pm, Massachusetts Foundation for the Humanities, The House of the Seven Gables, Salem, MA
Nov. 8, 2008, 2:20pm, Global Issues Film Festival, Charles Stewart Mott Community College, Flint, MI (open to the public)
Nov. 12, 2008, Association of Independent Schools New England (AISNE) Diversity Conference, Natick, MA (for AISNE members)
Nov. 16, 2008, 5:00pm, Woodshole Fall Film Fest, Cotuit Center for the Arts, Cotuit, MA
Nov. 17, 2008, 4:00pm, Berklee College of Music, Boston, MA
Nov. 17, 2008, 5:00pm, St. Louis International Film Festival, Tivoli Theatre, St. Louis, MO
Nov. 23, 2008, 6:45pm, Cambridge African Film Festival, Cambridge, England
Dec. 3, 2008, 7:00pm, Shoemaker Lecture Series, Westtown School, Westtown, PA (for the school community)
Dec. 8, 2008, 6:00pm, The Cathedral Church of St. Paul, Boston, MA. Screening and panel discussion “More Than Traces: Examining the Enduring Impact of Slavery” moderated by Charles Ogletree with Katrina Browne, Rep. Byron Rushing, Donna Bivens, and Tim Wise. Sponsored by Harvard Law School’s Charles Hamilton Houston Institute for Race & Justice, Boston African American Historic Site and Community Change, Inc.