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4th Tuesday Films presents:
 
Two Spirits
 

 
This film tells the story of the brutal murder of Fred Martinez, a male-bodied person with a feminine nature, a special gift according to his ancient Navajo culture. The film explores stories about the traditions that were once widespread among the indigenous cultures of North America when the world wasn't simply divided into male and female, and many Native American cultures held places of honor for people of integrated genders.


Tuesday, November 26, 7:00pm
909 12 Street, Sacramento

 
For more information:
916-448-7157


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COMING UP on Media Edge:
 

Episode 495
(initially on cable access TV:
  November 1-7, 2014)

 
Segment 1: "An Evening with
Dr. M. Joycelyn Elders
"
(70 minutes)

 

Dr. M. Joycelyn Elders, 15th Surgeon General of the United States and first African-American woman Surgeon General, spoke to a Sacramento audience on September 5, 2014. Her presentation was made possible by the Bob & Dorrie Moon Lecture Series at St. Mark's United Methodist Church, and was recorded by a Media Edge crew for later telecast.


Segment 2: "TED Talks: Bryan Stevenson"
(23 minutes)

In an engaging and personal talk -- with cameo appearances from his grandmother and Rosa Parks -- human rights lawyer Bryan Stevenson shares some hard truths about America's justice system, starting with a massive imbalance along racial lines: a third of the country's black male population has been incarcerated at some point in their lives. These issues, which are wrapped up in America's unexamined history, are rarely talked about with this level of candor, insight and persuasiveness.


Segment 3: "Leaving"
(22 minutes)

Threatened with kidnap and facing escalating and horrific violence in their neighborhood, a Mandaean family from Baghdad reaches the difficult decision to leave their home of more than 30 years and go to live in Damascus. The film documents the painful process of selling all their goods and dividing up their house so it can be rented out and finally it records their dangerous road trip to the Syrian border and their arrival to their new, temporary home.


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