Not Going Quietly
Director: Nicholas Bruckman Run Time: 96 min. Release Year: 2021
When 32-year-old activist and father Ady Barkan is diagnosed with ALS and given four years to live, he finds himself in a deep depression, struggling to connect with his newborn son, whose presence reminds him of the future he will miss. But after a chance confrontation with Senator Jeff Flake goes viral, Ady decides to embark on a cross-country tour of America, using his final breaths to fight for healthcare justice. Ultimately, Ady discovers that collective action and speaking truth to power offers a source of hope for the future that transforms his relationship with his son and his belief in what is possible for his family.
FREE in person screening presented by American Cancer Society-Cancer Action Network on Monday, October 11 @ 7pm. This special screening will include the short Left Behind: Health and Hope in North Carolina.register here watch left behind
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