Popcorn/Potluck & Politics Series


Popcorn & Politics

A monthly film series that takes place on first Fridays at the  LEPOCO Peace Center, 313 West 4th Street, Bethlehem, PA 18015.

Films begin at 7:00 pm, with a discussion to follow.  Films are free to view although participants are encouraged to bring a snack or beverage to share.  For more information regarding the film or the organization, call 610-691-8730 or email lepoco@fast.net


Friday, June 7, 7 pm

Carla’s Song

Carla’s Song is a British film set in 1987, that tells the story of love in a time of war — the Contra War in Nicaragua. The plot follows the relationship between a Scottish bus driver, and Carla, a Nicaraguan refugee living in Glasgow. The film won the Coral Award for Best Work of a Non-Latin American Director on a Latin America Subject at the 1996 Havana Film Festival.

Directed by Ken Loach. Written by Paul Laverty.

126 minutes. 1997.

Attendees are encouraged to bring a snack or beverage to share.


More Upcoming films in P&P/First Friday Film series:  June 7 – “Carla’s Song”; July 5 – “The Visitor”; August 2 – “The Man Who Saved the World”;
September 6 – “Okinawa: The Afterburn.”


Potluck & Politics

Popcorn & Politics

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