Wonder Women! The Untold Story of American Superheroines

Wednesday Mar 27, 2013

423 Central Ave NW
Albuquerque, NM 87102

Phone: 768-3522
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Phone: (505) 768-3544
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A film by Kristy Guevara-Flanagan about the fascinating evolution and legacy of pop-culture's representations of powerful women.

Reflects on society's anxieties about women's liberation. Not Rated: Some material may be inappropriate for young children Film run time TBD Concessions will be available. Community Cinema is a groundbreaking public education and civic engagement initiative featuring monthly screenings of films for the Emmy Award-winning PBS series 'Independent Lens'. Every month between September and June, Community Cinema brings together leading organizations, community members and public television stations to learn, discuss and get involved in today's critical social issues. For more information, visit communitycinema.org For more information about New Mexico PBS Presents: Community Cinema at the KiMo, contact: lwyckoff@newmexicopbs.org or 505-277-2121

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“Wonder Women! The Untold Story of American Superheroines”

Speaking of strong women, PBS’ Community Cinema is returning to the KiMo Theatre on Wednesday, March 27, for a screening of the documentary film Wonder Women! The Untold Story of American Superheroines. The film, produced for PBS’s “Independent Lens” series, traces the history of female comic book characters starting with the creation of Wonder Woman in the 1940s, racing through the era of women’s liberation and finally ending up at the pop culture-filled superhero blockbusters of today. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Film starts at 7 p.m. Admission is free and open to the public, thanks to the fine folks at New Mexico Public Broadcasting.

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