‘Created Equal’ tells the story of an up-and-coming attorney who begrudgingly agrees to sue the Catholic Church for gender discrimination against a young woman who desperately wants to become a priest.
Join us at the Flint Institute of Arts for a screening of the film, ‘Created Equal.’ A pre-film reception will be held in the lobby at 6pm followed by the screening at 7pm. Immediately following the screening will be a Community Dialogue addressing gender and racial equality.
‘Created Equal’ tells the story of an up-and-coming attorney who begrudgingly agrees to sue the Catholic Church for gender discrimination against a young woman who desperately wants to become a priest. As the trial unfolds, their lives become endangered as an extremist plots to stop the heresy at any cost.
Film Producer Thada Catalon and Shelley R. Spivack, J.D., Core Faculty, Women’s and Gender Studies, University of Michigan-Flint will be leading the Community Dialogue addressing gender and racial equality.
This event is free and open to the public. It is intended for adults, so we ask that no children under 12 attend the screening. Seating is on a first come, first served basis, so please arrive early.
FIA members Free; Children 12 & under Free; Adults $7.00; Students with ID $5.00; Senior citizens $5.00; Huntington Free Saturdays
Free parking is available on both the North and South entrances of the building. Overflow parking is available using Flint Central High School’s parking lot, adjacent to the South end of the FIA. Click here for directions.
The entire Institute is wheelchair accessible through both North and South entrances, and an elevator is located near the first floor restrooms. Wheelchairs are available to use free of charge on a first come first served basis at the Visitor Service desk at the North entrance of the building. Wheelchair accessible restrooms are available in the lobby, in the Art School and on the second floor.
The FIA complies with all ADA requirements and accepts service animals in the museum as defined in the Americans with Disabilities Act of 2010. Types of Service Dogs may include, but are not limited to: Guide Dog, Mobility Aid Dog, Seizure Alert Dog, PTSD Dog, Hearing Alert Dog, Diabetes Alert Dog, Migraine Alert Dog, Narcolepsy Alert Dog, Seizure Response Dog, Psychiatric Service Dog.