Movies that Matter

Film Screenings for Schools


Monday, December 3, 2018
10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Scheuer Auditorium

For Middle Schools

Middle school classes view award-winning documentaries that examine current social issues such as representation and identity, immigration, and civil rights. Each day of film screenings features post-film discussions and a pizza lunch.

93Queen (2018)
Set in the Hasidic enclave of Borough Park, Brooklyn, 93Queen follows a group of tenacious Hasidic women who are challenging their patriarchal community by creating the first all-female volunteer ambulance corps in New York City. With unprecedented and insider access, 93Queen presents a unique look at a group of religious women who are taking matters into their own hands to change their own community from within.
Directed by Paula Eiselt

Free; includes pizza lunch

To register, email or call 212.423.3254. Limit: 40 tickets per school.

Movies That Matter is made possible through the generosity of the Nissan Foundation, the May and Samuel Rudin Family Foundation, Inc., the Moses L. Parshelsky Foundation, and Deborah and Michael Rothman. Additional support is provided through public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with City Council and Council Member Peter Koo.

Still from 93Queen