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  1. UMass Boston Film Series: Above and Below
    Boston Premiere: Director Nicolas Steiner will take part in a Q&A following his film, which whisks audiences away to an unfamiliar world where inhabitants are souls not unlike theirs.
  2. UMass Boston Film Series: The Invisibles
    Boston Premiere: Director Benjamin Kahlmeyer will take part in a Q&A via Skype about his film on four asylum seekers on their way through the official proceedings.
  3. UMass Boston Film Series: Tomorrow We Disappear
    Boston Premiere: Directors Jimmy Goldblum and Adam Weber will take part in a Q&A via Skype about their film, which follows three of Kathputli’s performers as they wrangle with eviction.
  4. UMass Boston Film Series: The Other Side
    Boston Premiere: Director Roberto Minervini will take part in a Q&A following a free screening of his film, which opens a window to the abyss of today's America.
  5. UMass Boston Film Series: Field Niggas
    Boston Premiere: Director Khalik Allah will take part in a Q&A following a free screening of a story that gives a voice to today's "field slaves."
  6. UMass Boston Film Series: Frame by Frame
    Filmmaker Mo Scarpelli will take part in a Q&A following a free screening of her film about four Afghan photojournalists facing the realities of building a free press.
  7. UMass Boston Film Series: The Armor of Light
    Boston Premiere: Filmmaker Abigail Disney will take part in a Q&A following a free screening of her film about an Evangelical minister trying to find the courage to preach about gun violence.
  8. UMass Boston Film Series: The Queen of Silence
    Boston Premiere: Filmmaker Agnieszka Zwiefka will take part in a Q&A following a free screening of her music-driven documentary about a deaf gypsy girl falling in love with Bollywood.
  9. UMass Boston Film Series: Tocando la Luz (Touch the Light)
    Boston Premiere: Filmmaker Jennifer Redfearn will take part in a Q&A following a free screening of her film about three blind women from Havana, Cuba who strive for personal independence.
  10. UMass Boston Film Series: From This Day Forward
    Boston Premiere: Filmmaker Sharon Shattuck will take part in a Q&A following a free screening of her film about her parents, who stayed together after her Dad came out as transgender.
  11. UMass Boston Film Series: What Happened, Miss Simone?
    Boston Premiere: Filmmaker Liz Garbus will take part in a Q&A following a free screening of her film about American singer, pianist, and civil rights activist Nina Simone.
  12. UMass Boston Film Series: Here Come the Videofreex
    Boston Premiere: Filmmakers Jenny Raskin and Jon Nealon will take part in a Q&A following a free screening of their film about the most radical video collective of the 1960s and 70s.
  13. UMass Boston Film Series: Breaking a Monster
    Boston Premiere: Filmmaker Luke Meyer will take part in a Q&A following a free screening of the story of the three 13-year-old band members of Unlocking the Truth.
  14. UMass Boston Film Series: Lily
    Boston Premiere: Director Matt Creed will take part in a Q&A following a free screening of his film, loosely based on the real-life experiences of lead actress Amy Grantham.
  15. UMass Boston Film Series: Homme Less
    Boston Premiere: Director Thomas Wirthensohn will take part in a Q&A following a free screening of his film on a former male model turned fashion photographer who sleeps each night on a roof.
  16. UMass Boston Film Series: Strongman
    Boston Premiere: Director Zachary Levy will take part in a Q&A following a free screening of his film on Stanless Steel's struggles in facing middle age.
  17. UMass Boston Film Series: The Possibilities Are Endless
    Boston Premiere: Directors James Hall and Edward Lovelace will take part in a Q&A following a free screening of their film that follows lyricist and stroke survivor Edwyn Collins.
  18. UMass Boston Film Series: The Newburgh Sting
    Boston Premiere: Directors Kate Davis and David Heilbroner will take part in a Q&A following a free screening of a film that uses hidden camera footage to show what homegrown terrorism truly means.
  19. UMass Boston Film Series: Evolution of a Criminal
    Boston Premiere: Director Darius Clark Monroe will take part in a Q&A following a free screening of this documentary about his own life as a former bank robber.
  20. UMass Boston Film Series: Captivated: The Trials of Pamela Smart
    Boston Premiere: Director Jeremiah Zagar will take part in a Q&A following a free screening of his film that follows one of the highest-profile cases of the twentieth century.
  21. UMass Boston Film Series: Love Child
    Boston Premiere: Director Valerie Veatch will take part in a Q&A following a free screening of her film that follows the first tried case of Internet addition.
  22. UMass Boston Film Series: O’er the Land
    Director Deborah Stratman will take part in a Q&A following a free screening of her meditation on the milieu of elevated threat addressing national identity, gun culture, and patriotism.
  23. UMass Boston Film Series: And Who Taught You to Drive?
    Director Andrea Thiele will take part in a Q&A following a free screening of her film about driving lessons that soon become lessons of life.
  24. UMass Boston Film Series: Rent a Family, Inc.
    Director Kaspar Astrup Schröder will take part in a Q&A following a free screening of his film about the man behind a company that rents people to “repair” shortcomings in life.
  25. UMass Boston Film Series: Uranium Drive-In
    Director Suzan Beraza will take part in a Q&A following a free screening of her film about a proposed uranium mill in southwestern Colorado—the first to be built in the U.S. in 30 years
  26. UMass Boston Film Series: Mistaken for Strangers
    Director Tom Berninger will take part in a Q&A following a free screening of his film about joining the crew of his brother's rock band, The National.
  27. UMass Boston Film Series: Black Out
    Director Eva Weber will take part in a Q&A following a free screening of her film about an inspiring struggle for education in Guinea.
  28. UMass Boston Film Series: Lucky
    Director Laura Checkoway will take part in a Q&A following a free screening of her film about the survival story of Lucky Torres.
  29. UMass Boston Film Series: God Loves Uganda
    Academy Award-winning Director Roger Ross Williams will take part in a Q&A following a free screening of his film about infusing African culture with values imported from America’s Christian Right.
  30. UMass Boston Film Series: Big Men
    Director Rachel Boynton will take part in a Q&A following a free screening of her film about the high-powered world of African oil deals.
  31. UMass Boston Film Series: Before You Know It
    One of the films of the 11th Annual Independent Film Festival Boston, PJ Raval's Before You Know It, will be screened at UMass Boston.
  32. UMass Boston Film Series: Where Heaven Meets Hell
    Boston Premiere: Where Heaven Meets Hell follows 4 of the nearly 500 sulfur miners working at an active volcano in Indonesia. A Q&A with director Sasha Friedlander follows the free screening.
  33. UMass Boston Film Series: Lemon
    Boston Premiere: Lemon follows three-time felon turned poet and Tony Award winner Lemon Andersen as he takes his street smarts to the stage with astounding success. A Q&A follows this free screening.
  34. UMass Boston Film Series: The World Before Her
    Boston Premiere: The World Before Her delivers a portrait of India juxtaposing the Miss India pageant with a militant Hindu fundamentalist camp for young girls. A Q&A with the director follows.