Occupy Venice hosts a monthly film series covering a wide range of topics. The location and theme change each month. We feature speakers, information and a film on the topic, followed by discussion. We also have free food and drinks for the public. We pass a hat around asking for donations but otherwise it is all free. Our events build community and inform. Here is info on our event.
Occupy Venice Film Series
Theme: Race & The Police
Tuesday Nov. 13 at from 7:30 - 10:30 p.m. at the 1st Baptist Church, located at 685 Westminster Ave. at 7th Avenue in Venice.
Occupy film series continues with our latest theme: Race and The Police. We are taking our show to the house of Rev. Ron Weekley, whose son was recently brutalized by LAPD. This case is garnering national attention and Occupy has united with the Weekley's to address police brutality and racial injustice in our community.
Speakers: Rev. Ron Weekley, Dan Factor-LA Defense Attorney. Others TBA.
Training: Avoiding Arrest and Surviving Arrest
Film: Documentary on Race & The Police, followed by a lively discussion.
Free Food: Pulled Pork Sandwiches and Vegetable Salad served.