Tu 09/19: BloomScreen presents: War Made Easy

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Tuesday, September 19th at 7:00 pm

Join BloomBars for a documentary which examines U.S. government war propaganda and media manipulation since WWII.

War Made Easy: How Presidents & Pundits Keep Spinning Us to Death (2007, 73 min), by Loretta Alper and Jeremy Earp – this Orwellian documentary attempts to expose how, over a 50 year period, the American government has distorted facts and manipulated the media to sell the necessity of war to the American people. Continue reading “Tu 09/19: BloomScreen presents: War Made Easy”

Tu 3/8: BloomScreen presents: The DC Independent Film Festival

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Join BloomBars and the DC Independent Film Festival as we present three films in honor of March 8th, International Women’s Day…

Le Pain (2016, 43:22 min, USA, US Premiere), by Meryl Murman – A danced performance: Once upon a time in New Orleans, Jordon and Greg are stuck in an old church along with a loaf of bread and some chairs.

Another Love (2015, 19:27 min, UK), by Victor Perez – A pregnant married woman struggles to tell a much older man that their affair is over.

The Last Line (2015, 6:35 min, USA), by Beverly Tan – Josie is a poet who goes back in time to the day she met Howard and tells him a story. No matter how much you love someone, is it always meant to be?

The screening will be followed by audience discussion and Q&A, with Meryl Murman, the director of Le Pain, and hosted by Deirdre Evans-Pritchard, Executive Director of the DC Independent Film Festival.

*Suggested Donation: $10. Proceeds support both the DC Independent Film Festival and BloomBars. Free organic popcorn.

BloomScreen Indie Film Night – is a weekly series of independent and foreign films, accompanied by discussions with filmmakers, experts and other guests.

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