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Houston PBS Community Cinema presents The State of Arizona.The HoustonPBS Community Cinema Series offers free special sneak preview screenings of thought-provoking and ground-breaking independent films scheduled for upcoming broadcast on the Emmy Award-winning PBS series Independent Lens. HoustonPBS Community Cinema screenings feature lively panel discussions with leading community-based organizations, special guest speakers, information and resources, and other programming designed to help people learn about and get involved in some of today's key social issues.The screenings, which are offered free of charge, take place at the Houston Public Library's Concourse Level.All screenings are FREE and open to the public. Seating is first come, first served.The State of ArizonaThe divisive battle over illegal immigration in Arizona that came to a head with Senate Bill 1070 frames this tense documentary that tracks multiple perspectives - activists, politicians, Latino immigrants, controversial Sheriff Joe Arpaio, ranchers, and others - as America eyes the results.Community Cinema is presented locally by HoustonPBS/Channel 8 in collaboration with Independent Lens and ITVS.All screenings are FREE and open to the public. Seating is first come, first served.