Under the Bridge: The Criminalization of Homelessness * June 6th * Bijou * 6PM

This is a documentary film about one summer in Indianapolis, a tent city under a bridge, a man named Maurice, and the criminalization of homelessness in the United States. The unofficial "mayor" of the Davidson St. camp, Maurice is an older, dreadlocked Black man who has dropped out of [...]

Under the Bridge: The Criminalization of Homelessness * June 6th * Bijou * 6PM

2018-06-18T00:44:14+00:00

After Spring * April 26th * Bijou * 6PM

Executive Produced by Jon Stewart, After Spring is a documentary about the Syrian refugee crisis. With the Syrian conflict now in its seventh year, millions of people continue to be displaced. This film is the story of what happens next. By following two refugee families in transition and aid workers fighting to keep the [...]

After Spring * April 26th * Bijou * 6PM

2018-04-27T21:48:56+00:00

Equal Means Equal * Mar. 1st * Bijou * 6PM

EQUAL MEANS EQUAL offers an unflinching look at how women are treated in the United States today. Examining both real-life stories and precedent-settinglegal cases, director Kamala Lopez uncovers how outdated and discriminatory attitudes inform and influence seemingly disparate issues, from workplaceharassment to domestic violence, rape and sexual assault to the foster care system, and the healthcare conglomerate to the judicial system. Along the way, she reveals the [...]

Equal Means Equal * Mar. 1st * Bijou * 6PM

2018-04-27T21:52:37+00:00

Inside Peace * Feb. 1st * Bijou * 6PM

Criminal offenders, plagued by a lifetime of violence, addiction and bad choices, find their way to the Peace Class in a Texas prison where they discover their humanity and struggle to change. Inside Peace follows Trinidad, David and Jake for four years from their time in prison to their return to the [...]

Inside Peace * Feb. 1st * Bijou * 6PM

2018-02-09T15:51:21+00:00

Upriver * April 6 * Bijou Art Cinemas * 6pm

UPRIVER is a documentary film about the Willamette River and current efforts to restore it. With captivating underwater, aerial and time-lapse imagery of the Willamette, the film tells the story of the renewed sense of commitment to the river and sends the message that we can work as a community to overcome the challenges still [...]

Upriver * April 6 * Bijou Art Cinemas * 6pm

2018-03-12T23:45:19+00:00