Category Archives: Documentary Series

The Story of Plastic

The Second Saturday Documentary Series film for June was The Story of Plastic. Several Green Team members participated in the discussion of the film. This informative and moving documentary tells the story of the decades long elaborate hoax the fossil … Continue reading

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August Documentary – The Need to GROW

Award winning documentary shows the importance of soil health and its connection to the future of our planet, and our ability to feed humanity. Continue reading

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Suppressed: The Fight to Vote

Film exposes how the basic constitutional right to vote continues to be under siege in America. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, we are unable to gather together to view this important documentary. You can stream the film at your leisure here. … Continue reading

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Niles Discovery Church Triweekly – June 11, 2020

Today’s Prayer In the Days Ahead (Doing what we can to make your Zoom experience safe, we are now using “waiting rooms” for some of our meetings and require advanced registration for others.) Saturday 1:30 p.m. – Second Saturday Documentary … Continue reading

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Second Saturday Documentary focuses on Ferguson Uprising

Whose Streets?  will be shown February 10 at 1:30 p.m. as part of the Second Saturday Documentary Series at Niles Discovery Church. The screening is free and open to the public.  Told by the activists and leaders who live and … Continue reading

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Film Explores What is Changeless in the Midst of Climate Change

Oscar-nominated filmmaker Josh Fox searches for the universal human qualities that will prevail into the future in How to Let Go of the World and Love All of the Things Climate Can’t Change. The film will be shown January 13 … Continue reading

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“After Spring” Documents Struggles of Syrian Refugees, Aid Workers

Tents stretch as far as the eye can see on a dusty plain in Zaatari, Jordan, the largest of the camps for Syrian refugees. “After Spring,” the October Second Saturday Documentary Series offering, follows two refugee families striving to preserve … Continue reading

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South African and Israeli Systems Compared in Second Saturday Documentary

The parallels between South Africa’s former practice of separating citizens by race and Israeli apartheid are drawn in “Roadmap to Apartheid,” a documentary that will be screened at 1:30 pm, May 13, at Niles Discovery Church, 36600 Niles Blvd., Fremont, … Continue reading

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Documentary explores homelessness

Storied Streets, an intimate look at how individuals cope with the challenges of homelessness, launches a new year of Second Saturday Documentaries at Niles Discovery Church, 36600 Niles Blvd. at Nursery Ave. The 1:30 pm screening on January 14, is … Continue reading

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Free showing: “Citizenfour” at Niles Discovery Church Aug. 13

The Second Saturday Documentary Series will feature Academy Award-nominated “Citizenfour” Saturday, Aug. 13. The 1:30 pm showing is free and open to the public. Dr. Sharat Lin, president of the San Jose Peace and Justice Center, will moderate. Director Laura … Continue reading

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