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Empress Theatre: Fifth Annual Justice Film Festival
March 24, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 9:00 pm MDT
Join us for a weekend of stimulating films and compelling
discussion during the fifth annual Justice Film Festival at Fort Macleod’s Empress Theatre on March 23
and 24, 2018.
This year’s festival lineup:
American Psychosis 7 p.m., Friday, March 23
Modern day consumerism, totalitarian corporate power and a culture dominated by pervasive illusion.
To the Ends of the Earth 7:30 p.m., Friday, March 23
The rise of extreme energy extraction in Canada and its impact on the environment, the economy and
A Plastic Ocean 1 p.m., Saturday, March 24
This documentary shows how plastics in the ocean break up into small particulates and enter the food
chain where they attract toxins, which are eventually consumed by humans.
The Road Forward 3 p.m., Saturday, March 24
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A musical documentary by Marie Clements that connects the beginning of Indian nationalism in the
1930s with the powerful momentum of First Nations activism today.
Dresden Refuge 5 p.m., Saturday, March 24
Germany was the only European country that exercised an open-door policy for refugees fleeing war-
torn countries in 2015. The country received one million people in one year.
A Better Man 7 p.m., Saturday, March 24
A fresh and nuanced look at the healing and revelations that can happen for everyone involved when
men take responsibility for their abuse.
There is no charge for any of the films shown at the Fort Macleod Justice Film Festival; however,
donations are gratefully accepted. For more information, please call 403-553-4404 (toll-free at 1-800-
540-9229), or stop by the Box Office on Main Street.