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Salem Film Fest 2018

Legal Drama

Friday, March 23,


THE BLOOD IS AT THE DOORSTEP

A black, unarmed man diagnosed with schizophrenia is shot and killed by a Milwaukee policeman - his family searches for justice and reform.
6:45pm

Saturday, March 24,


WAITING FOR THE SUN

The children of China's death row inmates long for their imprisoned parents.

BEAUTY AND RUIN

Does art matter to a city on the verge of extinction? With Detroit in bankruptcy, masterworks from the Detroit Institute of Art are in peril.
8:10pm
SOLD OUT

Sunday, March 25,


THE JUDGE

The first woman judge to sit on a West Bank Palestinian Shari’a court redefines how the law treats women.

THE RELUCTANT RADICAL

An activist puts himself in the direct path of the fossil fuel industry to combat climate change.
7:20pm
SOLD OUT — WAIT LIST ONLY

Monday, March 26,


SKID ROW MARATHON

A judge starts a running club on Los Angeles’ notorious Skid Row to help recovering addicts and convicts reclaim their dignity.
6:00pm