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2020 Presidential Debate Screenings Announced at the Gateway Film Center

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Columbus Underground is excited to announce that in partnership with the Gateway Film Center, locals can participate in the political process through the screening of the 2020 Presidential debates that kick off this week. Each free-to-attend event will include not only the screening, but also panel discussions, expert analyses and active conversations.

“Bombarded with information in our 24-hour news cycle, it is important to have spaces where we can slow down and talk to one another about the issues,” stated Gateway Film Center President Chris Hamel. “The cinema has always been a place for political commentary — our public screenings of the presidential debates maintains this important legacy.”

The first screening will take place on Wednesday, June 26 from 9 – 11 p.m., featuring candidates Elizabeth Warren, Beto O’Rourke, Cory Booker, Amy Klobuchar, Jay Inslee, Julián Castro, Tulsi Gabbard, Bill de Blasio, Tim Ryan and John Delaney. Events will begin at the Gateway Film Center lobby at 8 p.m.

The second screening will take place on Thursday, June 27 from 9 – 11 p.m., featuring candidates Joe Biden, Bernie Sanders, Kamala Harris, Pete Buttigieg, Kirsten Gillibrand, Michael Bennet, John Hickenlooper, Eric Swalwell, Andrew Yang and Marianne Williamson. Events will begin at the Gateway Film Center lobby at 8 p.m.

Additional debate screening event details will be published on the CU events calendar.

​Visit www.gatewayfilmcenter.org for more information.

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