02/25 - Best-selling author Isabel Allende in conversation with Adam Hochschild about her new novel, A Long Petal of the Sea.

Academy Award nominee Edge of Democracy post-screening discussion with director Petra Costa and Oscar-winner Charles Ferguson.

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Tuesday, February 25 | 5:00 pm

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Thursday, March 19 | 7:00 pm


Police lines separate protestors during Brazil's impeachment process in 2015. (Photo by Juca Varella/AgênciaBrasil.)

Petra Costa's The Edge of Democracy earns 2020 Academy Award nomination for Best Documentary Feature.

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