Ady Barkan holds his hand up in a fist, in a protest. The foreground of the image shows many protesters laying on the ground of a government building.
Tuesday, February 22, 2022

ReelFilm: Not Going Quietly

Ady Barkan holds his hand up in a fist, in a protest. The foreground of the image shows many protesters laying on the ground of a government building.
Tuesday, February 22, 2022
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Event Schedule
Contact Us

Event Overview

Join ReelAbilities Houston for a discussion around Not Going Quietly, a documentary about the activism of Ady Barkan.

When activist and new father Ady Barkan is diagnosed with ALS and given four years to live, he finds himself directly impacted by a new legislation proposal jeopardizing essential healthcare programs critical to Ady’s and others’ survival. After a chance confrontation with Senator Jeff Flake goes viral, Ady embarks on a cross-country tour, using his final breaths to fight for healthcare justice to try and create a better world for his newborn son to inherit.

Register Now

Event FAQs

Special Guests

No items found.

House Band

No items found.

Event Tickets

Ady Barkan holds his hand up in a fist, in a protest. The foreground of the image shows many protesters laying on the ground of a government building.
Don't forget to register!
Join ReelAbilities Houston for a discussion around Not Going Quietly, a documentary about the activism of Ady Barkan.
Ady Barkan holds his hand up in a fist, in a protest. The foreground of the image shows many protesters laying on the ground of a government building.