Merchants of Doubt**Jan 7**Bijou Art Cinema**6pm

The troubling story of how a cadre of influential scientists have clouded public understanding of scientific facts to advance a political and economic agenda. - - - - - The U.S. scientific community has long led the world in research on public health, environmental science, and other issues affecting the quality of life. Our [...]

PAY 2 PLAY Democracy’s High Stakes***March 5th***Bijou Art Cinema***6pm

  PAY 2 PLAY follows filmmaker John Ennis’ quest to find a way out from under the Pay 2 Play System, where Politicians reward their donors with even larger sums from the public treasury -- through contracts, tax cuts, and deregulation.  Along the way, he journeys through high drama on the Ohio campaign trail, [...]

SHADOWS OF LIBERTY–February 5–Bijou Art Cinema–6:00pm

Shadows of Liberty reveals the extraordinary truth behind the news media: censorship, cover-ups and corporate control. Filmmaker Jean-Philippe Tremblay takes a journey through the darker corridors of the US media, where global conglomerates call the shots. For decades, their overwhelming influence has distorted news journalism and compromised its values. In highly revealing stories, renowned journalists, activists and academics give [...]

Citizen Koch**NOW PLAYING** Bijou-Metro** Eugene, Oregon

CITIZEN KOCH tells the story of the changing American political landscape through the eyes of three Wisconsin state employees, all lifelong Republicans, who suddenly find their party taking direct aim at them, stripping away the economic ground their families have built and depended on for generations. Aided by a PR blitz by out-of-state Tea [...]

GASLAND PART II**May 1**Bijou Art Cinema**6:00PM

GASLAND PART II, which premiered at the 2013 Tribeca Film Festival, shows how the stakes have been raised on all sides in one of the most important environmental issues facing our nation today. The film argues that the gas industry’s portrayal of natural gas as a clean and safe alternative to oil is a myth [...]