The Alabama Rivers Alliance, Energy Alabama and Flint River Conservation Association are thrilled to bring the Wild & Scenic Film Festival to Huntsville for the sixth year!
FILMS * CONVERSATION * FOOD & DRINKS * DOOR PRIZES & MORE!
An interdisciplinary conversation on the role of arts in forming alternative classrooms. Featuring Water Warriors, an award-winning short documentary about successful community resistance, followed by a zine-making workshop centered around the film’s themes (climate justice, Indigenous knowledge systems, allyship +). Takeaways include an arts-based lesson plan & curriculum on colonization/decolonization.
Race Forward and Working Films are excited to announce the 2018 Race Flicks film track of Facing Race: A National Conference being held in Detroit, MI from November 8-10, 2018. This year’s Race Flicks program will focus on making an impact with film and on storytelling that truly represents and is accountable to the subjects and communities featured.
Filmmaker Michael Premo will be in attendance
Presented by Toitoi Manawa Trust and Pacific Peoples' Partnership.
Water Warriors screening and discussion with activist Dorene Bernard, of the Mi'kmaq Sipekne'katik First Nation in Indian Brook, Nova Scotia.
Hosted by the ASU Human Rights Film Festival.
Two film screenings: River Blue and Water Warriors, followed by discussions moderated by Defend our Future, a non-profit, non-partisan organization dedicated to empowering young people to protect the environment.
Following Water Warriors, Sandy Bahr of the Arizona chapter of the Sierra Club and Zoe Stein, an ASU Sustainability student and activist, will discuss efforts being made to protect water resources locally, and ways that the public can get involved.
Hosted by The Prince Albert Chapter of the Council of Canadians. Join us as the film Water Warriors tells the story of a community’s successful fight to protect their water from the oil and natural gas industry. Then we will explore nature-based solutions to the water challenges we face in the 21st century.