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Film Discussion Guide

Download the discussion guide for the documentary The Fire Next Time and use it for facilitating conversation about this film at home, in the classroom or at community screenings.

The Fire Next Time: Discussion Guide

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The Fire Next Time shows both the stresses that provoke a community to unravel and the efforts to repair severed connections. Its combination of personal portraits with an examination of systemic influences provides an excellent tool for outreach, especially for people interested in improving community members’ problem solving and listening skills.

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Film Information

The Fire Next Time (60 min.)

Premiere Date: July 12, 2005

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Filmmaker: Patrice O'Neill Bio | Interview | Statement

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Patrice O'Neill
Patrice O'Neill

I made this film for the people on the sidelines who may know their town is in trouble but don't know what to do about it...”

— Patrice O'Neill, Filmmaker


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