University of Vermont

Center for Cultural Pluralism

Social Justice Film Series

Each semester, the Center hosts a series of films and discussions addressing topics related to identity, culture, diversity, social justice and/or cultural pluralism. This semester's film series focuses on internationalizing social justice.

For more information or to request accommodations for these film screenings, please call (802) 656-8833 or e-mail

Spring 2015 Social Justice Film Series

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All films are screened at 7:30 PM in L/L Commons, Room 216

  • Sworn Virgins poster

    Sworn Virgins • January 27, 2015

    Sworn Virgins explores the lives of Albanian sworn virgins, women who take a vow of chastity and wear male clothing in order to live as men.

  • The Iran Job poster

    The Iran Job • February 17, 2015

    The Iran Job tells the story of African-American basketball player, Kevin Sheppard, who forms an alliance with three Iranian women to help start a social revolution.

  • The Economics of Happiness Film

    The Economics of Happinessfeatures a chorus of voice from six continents calling for systemic economic change through a worldwide movement of economic localization.

  • A Darker Side of Fair

    Shedding new light upon issues of global diversity, A Darker Side of Fair focuses on the extent to which a "fairness fetish" has permeated different levels of Indian society.

Previous semesters

Check back later for more info about previous Social Justice Film Series.

Fall 2014

Spring 2014

Fall 2013

Fall Film Series Posters

Spring 2013

Spring Film Series Posters

Fall 2012

Fall Film Series Posters

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