Category Archives: Film

“An Inconvenient Sequel” Screenings and Much More

See below information about “An Inconvenient Sequel” screenings, and various related resources for educators, business professionals, and concerned citizens.

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From a New York Times review:

In a summer movie landscape with Spider-Man, a simian army waging further battle for the planet and Charlize Theron as a sexy Cold War-era superspy, it says something that one of the most compelling characters is Al Gore.

“An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power,” a follow-up to “An Inconvenient Truth,” Davis Guggenheim’s Oscar-winning documentary from 2006, is a reboot that justifies its existence — and not just because Mr. Gore has fresh news to report on climate change since his previous multimedia presentation played in multiplexes.

Read more here.

See trailer here.

Get tickets and find various resources here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Image source: Occasional Planet, http://occasionalplanet.org/2017/04/03/just-time-inconvenient-sequel/

 

 

 

 

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Awake, A Dream from Standing Rock

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Awake, A Dream from Standing Rock.

Movie Screening,
Hosted by Chicago 350.

Wednesday, July 26,
7 PM – 9 PM.

Harold Ramis Film School,
230 W.  North Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60610

See more information here.

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One Earth Film Festival, Chicago

See You March 3-12, 2017!

For more than 5 years, One Earth Film Festival has selected a slate of acclaimed environmental films paired with compelling, awareness-raising programs. On offer this year are 47 screenings of 30 films in 39 venues, including 10 universities/colleges, 10 churches, 3 museums, 3 mainstream movie theaters and more. This year, 15 filmmakers will attend 13 screenings, bringing their personal voices to post-film conversations.

Celebrate with us at our kick-off event: the Green Carpet Gala, on Friday, March 3. To learn about becoming a sponsor or donor, please contact sally@oneearthfilmfest.org. To volunteer, please contact volunteer@oneearthfilmfest.org.

Source and more info here.

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DiCaprio’s *Before the Flood* at DePaul

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Monday, November 7th, 2016

6:00 pm – 9:00pm

DePaul University, McGowan South 107

See trailer here

 

 

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