Social Justice Cinema - UCOR 1430

Seattle University


Hello everyone, and welcome to the website attached to the Seattle University UCOR class in Social Justice Cinema (Spring Quarter 2017). This site will be updated weekly with links to articles, videos, and other media relating to issues of social justice and the topics covered in each section of the course. You are encouraged to submit your own suggestions as part of your engagement with the course material. Please feel free to e-mail any article suggestions (, and also please do not forget to remain engaged through social media through #SocialJusticeCinema. 

March 31st:
Creating the Witness: Documenting Genocide on Film, Video, and the Internet.  - by Leshu Torchin (University of Minnesota Press, 2012). 
March 21st:

Mel Gibson and Vince Vaughn to star in a film about police brutality (Variety)