The Cinematters: Social Justice Film Festival

The Cinematters: Social Justice Film Festival is a dual city (New York and DC) presentation of impactful films aiming to engage the community in conversation and action that leads to a more inclusive, thoughtful, and open-minded society.

Presented with the Marlene Mayerson JCC Manhattan, the festival will explore themes of racial inequality and civil injustice.

Co-presented with the Morris Cafritz Center for Social Responsibility

Community co-presenters: Avodah: The Jewish Service Corps, Jews United for Justice, and Tzedek DC



Thirst for Justice – Saturday, January 18, 6:30 PM

Always in Season – Sunday, January 19, 2:00 PM

We are the Radical Monarchs – Sunday, January 19, 5:00 PM

True Justice: Bryan Stevenson’s Fight For Equality – Wednesday, January 22, 7:00 PM

All Rise – Thursday, January 23, 7:00 PM


Screening January 17-23. Tickets available on individual film pages.