upcoming grant deadline: 03/01/2019

upcoming grant deadline: 03/01/2019

REEL Change Thursday Shorts

Thursday, November 8, 2018 10:00 pm-11:00 pm

Repeating on November 8, 15, 22, 29


Standing the Test of Time
Julie Rainbow (LTA '16, ACG '14)

The film highlights the stories of African American couples that have been married thirty years or more. They share information about the trials and tribulations of their relationships. "Embrace Love, Embrace Us, Embrace You" - Listen to African American elders share their stories about long-lasting love. Couples featured in "Standing the Test of Time: Love Stories of African American Elders" speak about how their love has lasted.


City Harvest 
Debbie Rudman (ACG '16, '09)

This is the story of the City Harvest program, a collaborative partnership in gardening addressing institutional rehabilitation, community integration and improved nutrition. Through cycles of change and growth, prison inmates taking part in the “roots of re-entry” greenhouse program, network with neighborhood gardens to grow produce to be distributed to local food cupboards across Philadelphia. The documentary is an uplifting look at a radical social program changing people’s lives for the better.

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Upcoming events
11/2410:00 pm - 11:00 pm

REEL Change Double Feature

Rounding out the final Saturday of features with a double header as part of Leeway's 25th Anniversary Film Festival.

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12/022:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Looking Forward: The Future of Leeway Community Meeting

A collective visioning of what the next 25 years of supporting artists and cultural producers could look like in the name of equity and social change.

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