Climate Change Film Festival

Saturday April 13, 2019

1025 Broadway Blvd SE
Albuquerque, NM 87102-4403
US

Phone: 848-1320
Website: Click to Visit

Cost:

FREE

Ages:

ALL-AGES!

Contact:

Susan Selbin

Phone: 505-242-6058

An information-packed day, screening films on the effects of global warming in the Southwest combined with presentations by local leaders.

The Climate Change Film Festival will be an information-packed day, screening films on the effects of global warming in the Southwest combined with presentations by local leaders.  Speakers include U.S. Representative Debra Haaland, and Land Commissioner Stephanie Garcia Richard as well as leaders of local environmental groups. A panel of youth and local experts will discuss actions we can take to mitigate Climate Change at home, community, city, county, and state. So you can take full advantage of the day, bring a lunch or purchase from food trucks.  See you at the Climate Change Film Festival from 10 am to 5 pm on Saturday, April 13 at the South Broadway Cultural Center! The vegetarian lunch is now free with pre-registration at sselbin@hotmail.com.

 

 

See also: Reel World

Cinematic Climate

The Climate Disruption Film Festival blows into Albuquerque on Saturday, April 13 at South Broadway Cultural Center (1025 Broadway Blvd. SE). Doors open at 9am. At 9:15am moderator Sara Beltran Caro welcomes New Mexico’s cabinet secretary for Energy, Mineral & Natural Resources, Sarah Propst, and City of Albuquerque Sustainability Officer Kelsey Rader, for opening remarks. Films start at 10am with the locally produced documentary “Sacred Land, Sacred Water,” featuring a post-film Q&A with filmmakers Donald T. Phillips, Lewis Jacobs and Craig Barth. There is a vegetarian buffet lunch in the SBCC dining area starting at 1pm. State Land Commissioner Stephanie Garcia Richard leads a presentation and audience Q&A from 1:30 to 2pm. The final film of the day, “Call of Life: Facing the Mass Extinction” starts at 4:15pm. After that attendees are invited to visit tables staffed by various local organizations and vendors. The event shuts down at 5:30pm. This is a free event and open to the public. To ensure a seat, however, attendees are advised to RSVP in advance by emailing ssbelbin@hotmail.com. For a complete schedule of films, presentations and panel discussions, go to bit.ly/2D3i6LU.

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