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 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.
Download the discussion guide for The Fire Next Time:
The Fire Next Time (60 min.)
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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July 12, 2005
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