Film & Discussion: The Healthcare Movie

When & Where
Mt. Diablo Peace Center - Owl Room
55 Eckley Lane
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
July 18, 2013 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
925 933 7850


This 65-minute documentary, narrated by Kiefer Sutherland,  tells the real story of how the health care system in Canada turned out to be so completely different from that in the United States, given that at one point they were essentially the same:

  • How it originated
  • How it works for ordinary Canadians
  • How it is paid for
  • How it compares to its American counterpart

Explore questions this movie raises about healthcare in California:

  • What does the national Affordable Care Act (ACA) mean for health• care reform in California?
  • How can California make health care affordable for everyone?