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The City Library
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210 E. 400 S. , Salt Lake City, UT, 84111

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August 21, 2018

Directed by Kirby Dick and Amy Ziering
99 min | 2018 | USA | Not Rated

Post-film discussion with Teneille R. Brown, J.D., Professor of Law, and Leslie P. Francis, Ph.D., J.D., Professor of Philosophy and Law, University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law.

 
America has the most technologically advanced health care system in the world, yet medical interventions have become the third leading cause of death, and the overwhelming majority of high-risk implanted devices never require a single clinical trial.  (more…)

Start: August 21, 2018 7:00 PM
End: August 21, 2018 8:40 PM
Cost: Free

August 28, 2018

Directed by Sarah Menzies
88 min | 2018 | USA/Afghanistan | Not Rated
Presented in Dari and English with English Subtitles

Post-film discussion with Amy Wiscombe (Program Coordinator of Salt Lake City Bicycle Collective), Phil Sarnoff (Executive Director of Bike Utah), and Rae Sutherland (Founder of WomenMTB.org), moderated by Heidi Goedhart (Active Transportation Manager of Utah Department of Transportation).

 
What lengths would you go to in order to ride a bicycle? Following a new generation of young Afghan women cyclists, Afghan Cycles uses the bicycle to tell a story of women’s rights – human rights – and the struggles faced by Afghan women on a daily basis, from discrimination to abuse, to the oppressive silencing of their voices in all aspects of contemporary society. (more…)

Start: August 28, 2018 7:00 PM
End: August 28, 2018 8:30 PM
Cost: Free