Movement for a Culture of Peace

Home » Uncategorized » Under the Gun: Free Advance Screening

Under the Gun: Free Advance Screening

Follow Movement for a Culture of Peace on

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 37 other followers


Movement for a Culture of Peace is collaborating with Delaware Coalition Against Gun Violence and EPiX to present a free advance screening of UNDER THE GUN, a new film about gun violence in America, executive produced and narrated by Katie Couric.

UTG_flagSaturday, May 7
9:00 a.m.
Penn Cinema
at the Riverfront
401 S Madison St, Wilmington, DE 19801

Tickets are free with advance registration:


Watch the trailer at: :

This pre-release event is the only screening in the Delaware Valley before Under the Gun airs on the EPiX network. It will be followed by a discussion conducted by Movement for a Culture of Peace and Delaware Coalition Against Gun Violence.

Variety reported that “In “Under the Gun,” Couric and director Stephanie Soechtig (“Fed Up”) examine why, despite the increase in deaths at the hands of guns and the outpouring of shock and outrage that comes with it, our nation has failed to respond with meaningful action. What is keeping the two sides of this debate — those favoring stricter gun control laws and Second Amendment purists like the NRA — from finding common ground? Through the lens of families impacted by the mass shootings in Newtown, Aurora, Isla Vista, Tucson, as well as the daily gun violence in Chicago, the film examines why our national politicians are refusing to act and what is being done at the state and local levels. The filmmakers decided not to mention the names, nor show the photos, of any shooters in the documentary.”

The film was an official selection at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival. The Sundance Institute wrote: “Rather than becoming a screeching polemic that plays to its intended audience, Under the Gun is a fair look at both sides of the national debate.

Print a color flyer (pdf): UTG Invite Delaware


1 Comment

  1. George Higgins says:


    Please change the posts so we do not say “gun control”. But rather use the term I was able to have Darcy post.

    Looks great otherwise. We have 26 seats reserved so far.

    Thanks, George

    Sent from my iPad



Leave a Comment

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: