The Providers

The Providers IndieLens Film

Does your zip code determine your life? The Providers gives a very human face to the physician shortage and opioid epidemic in rural America, following three healthcare professionals who are doing everything they can to make a difference in northern New Mexico at El Centro, a group of safety-net clinics that offer care to anyone who walks through the doors. Learn more about the film and filmmakers.

Join us for a free film screening!

Tue., April 2nd @ 6 pm

Olney Central College Theater
305 North West Street • Olney, IL

Thu, April 4 at 5PM

Memorial Center for Learning and Innovation
228 West Miller Street • Springfield, IL

ABOUT THE FILM:
Does your zip code determine your life? The Providers gives a very human face to the physician shortage and opioid epidemic in rural America, following three healthcare professionals who are doing everything they can to make a difference in northern New Mexico at El Centro, a group of safety-net clinics that offer care to anyone who walks through the doors. Learn more about the film and filmmakers.

WSIU has traditionally partnered with the Carbondale Public Library and SIU Carbondale to host screening throughout southern Illinois. These screenings are free and open to the public. In addition to the Community Cinema film screening events, WSIU hosts Indie Lens Pop Up film screenings featuring documentaries from the PBS hit series Independent Lens.