Reel and Meal is a monthly film series at the New Deal Cafe exploring vital environmental, animal rights, and social justice issues. Admission to the film is always free, sponsored by several Greenbelt community organizations. Contributions are gladly accepted to cover each month’s donation to a non-profit organization.
Reel and Meal events are in-person (limited seating) and online via Zoom. Each month registration links will be posted here. You can also reach out to Reel and Meal at
Date: Third Monday of every month Time: The free film starts at 7pm. Dinner: Dinners are available at the café after 4pm with several plant-based options. Carryout: The Co-Op Supermarket Meatless Monday meals can be picked up from the “grab and go” for Zoom at-home viewing after 11am. Location: Online or at the New Deal Cafe – 113 Centerway in historic Greenbelt, MD Public transportation: The cafe is accessible by Metro Buses G12, 13, 14 and 16 from the Greenbelt Metro station.
January 15, 2018
On the Martin Luther King holiday, see Whose Streets, Sabaah Folayan’s 2017 film about the demonstrations in Ferguson, Missouri after the shooting of Michael Brown, an unarmed black teenager, by Darren Wilson, a white police officer in 2014.
Jonathan Hutto, coordinator of the Prince Georges County People’s Coalition in Maryland, will lead the discussion. Come learn about police accountability in Prince George’s County on the day we honor Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.