Newtown Theatre

NEWTOWN >> The historic Newtown Theatre will host its first-ever Independent Documentary Night on Sunday, Feb. 3 at 7:30 p.m. The night will feature thought-provoking documentaries from around the country. Admission is $5 at the door and free for theatre members.

Some of the featured documentaries include:

• Do We Belong? An Indian immigrant is killed in a senseless hate crime, leaving his wife to grapple with whether America is truly her home.

• Family Rewritten. Camilla identifies as a typical middle-class American teenager until the thread that holds her family together suddenly snaps.

• Still Afloat. A look at the destruction Hurricane Maria left behind and how Puerto Ricans who moved to Florida are adjusting to the change.

• Kwabena. A journey through the discovery and revelation of a once-in-a-lifetime experience.

• Texas Snow. Three Texas cotton farmers discuss the issues threatening the industry and their livelihood.

• Gamers Outreach. The power of video games is helping hospitalized kids and young adults feel a little less scared and isolated.

The Newtown Theatre is located at 120 N. State Street in Newtown Borough. For more information, visit

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