August 12: SINKING SHIP 2021 short film by Sasha Leigh Henry A couple’s night out turns into a frank conversation about the state of their relationship. It’s clear the ship is sinking and it’s every man for himself. Former T&P board member and conference presenter, Sereta Richardson, who also recommended this film, will join us for this discussion.
“Sinking Ship” is the winner of the 2021 Staff Pick Award at Aspen Shortsfest. Read Vimeo’s Q&A with director Sasha Leigh Henry here: vimeo.com/blog/post/sinking-ship-sasha-leigh-henry-staff-pick-award
August 26: “The Perfect Mate,” STAR TREK THE NEXT GENERATION S5 E21 (April 25,1992) Ferengi machinations unleash a diplomatic gift aboard the Enterprise – the rare, empathic perfect mate, ready to bond with any male around her. This episode helped to inspire Rebecca Adams’ model of “loving mimesis.”
For more info: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0708818/ Available on Prime Video.
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