The Ferris State University Office of Diversity & Inclusion has funded a faculty diversity grant to bring the director of a new documentary on marriage equality to Grand Rapids for a special screening on Thursday, November 14 at the new UICA theatre.
At a time when the debate over gay marriage rages with more intensity than ever before, documentary filmmaker Drew Emery explores just what it means to be in love and exchange wedding vows by examining the institution or marriage from both the inside and the outside. In speaking with couples who come from all walks of life and various age groups, Emery attempts to look past the rhetoric to discover the true power of love in all it’s many forms.
Emery will be screening his movie at 7 pm. Following the the film he will the current state of the struggle for marriage equality.