Please join us for the fifth film in the Rural Cinema Series: Heroes of Our Time on January 19th. The fifth and final film in the 5-part film series
Please join us for the fifth film in the Rural Cinema Series: Heroes of Our Time on January 19th. The fifth and final film in the 5-part film series is How To Change The World. We are excited to partner with Working Films to bring you this critically important film.
About the film:
In 1971, a group of friends sail into a nuclear test zone and their protest captures the world’s imagination, giving birth to Greenpeace and defining the modern green movement. Media savvy from the beginning, these pioneers captured their seat-of-their pants activist adventures on 16mm film. From this vivid archive and sly narration by Robert Hunter, an early guiding force of the organization, Jerry Rothwell has created a thrilling, sometimes terrifying film. When youthful energy comes up against the complexities of a growing organization, and idealism meets compromise, the group find their battle to save the planet forces them also to fight each other. This insightful film is also a vibrant, moving reflection on the struggle to balance the political and the personal.
Suggested donation: $10.
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