The Cinema Arts Centre continues to provide online programming during our necessary shutdown to flatten the curve of COVID-19 infections and protect our community. While we cannot physically be together right now, it remains vital to our mission to keep our community connections strong and provide independent film and cultural programming in the virtual setting.

        

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MADE IN BANGLADESH – virtual screenings

August 28 - September 17

MADE IN BANGLADESH

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A textile worker fights for employee rights after a co-worker is killed in a fire at her factory. Shimu, 23, works in a clothing factory in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Faced with difficult conditions at work, she decides to start a union with her co-workers. Despite threats from the management and disapproval of her husband, Shimu is determined to go on. Together the women must fight and find a way.

Make sure to join us for a free Q&A with the director of ‘Made in Bangladesh’, Rubaiyat Hossain, on Tuesday, September 1st at 9:30 pm ET! Click here to sign-up.

Our Partner for this program is the Domestic Harmony Foundation

Domestic Harmony Foundation (DHF) is a community based non-profit organization designed to empower survivors of domestic violence, largely from the under served South Asian, Middle Eastern and Muslim communities on Long Island, NY. Focusing on awareness, education and prevention activities, DHF breaks down shame, stigma and stereotypes; aiming to halt the inter-generational impact of abuse, we strive to promote safe spaces and healthy relationships in our commitment to the peaceful world we all envision.
DHF HELPLINE: 516-385-8292.
For more information about DHF, please visit their website and social media: www.dhfny.org | facebook, twitter & instagram: @domesticharmony

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Start:
August 28
End:
September 17

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Note: Regarding Member Benefits, such as free tickets and reduced price tickets, as each of the film distributors have just one online platform for the entire nation, we are unable to offer member pricing or member ticket benefits at this time. Right now we’re happy to have an opportunity to offer new movies to our audience, even if it’s far from perfect. Your membership will be extended by however many days we are closed due to the pandemic. You will not lose any value on your membership.