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Events Hosted by Center for Environmental Filmmaking

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  1. Malsi Doyle-Michael Forman Theater
    Reception at 6:30 p.m. with food and drink. Program at 7:00 p.m.
    Free and Open to the Public (First Come, First Seated)
    Sneak Peek at the 2018 Environmental Film Festival in the Nation's Capital, March 15-25 (Part of SOC Week)
    The Environmental Film Festival in the Nation’s Capital (EFF) is the world’s premier showcase of environmentally themed films. In …more

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  2. Reception with light refreshments at 6:30 p.m.; program at 7:00 p.m.
    Free and Open to the Public (First Come, First Seated)
    An Evening with Chris Palmer - The Best Environmental Feature Films from Hollywood
    Founder and Director, Center for Environmental Filmmaking, School of Communication, American University.
    Film producer Chris Palmer describes, with lots of clips, the best environmental …more

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  3. Program begins at 7:00 p.m.
    Free and Open to the Public (First Come, First Seated)
    Student Short Environmental Film Festival
    Come and watch some fascinating and entertaining films made by top film students. Professor Chris Palmer and EFF’s Samantha Plakun will lead an entertaining and interactive session with the audience and the filmmakers on why and how these films are made.
    Followed by a …more

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  4. Program begins at 7:00 p.m.
    Free and Open to the Public (First Come, First Seated)
    Ok, I’ve Watched the Film, Now What?
    An Impact Filmmaking Panel with Experts in the Field. Film clips and panel discussion, hosted and moderated by Chris Palmer.
    How do we produce films that make a difference? This session, illustrated with clips of inspiring films, explores the ways we can turn films into …more

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  5. Program begins at 7:00 p.m.
    Free and Open to the Public (First Come, First Seated)
    Evolution of Organic (Dir. Mark Kitchell, US, 2017, 86min.) followed by a discussion
    From filmmaker Mark Kitchell (Berkeley in the Sixties, A Fierce Green Fire) comes a new film: Evolution of Organic. It’s the story of organic agriculture, told by those who built the movement. A motley crew of …more

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  6. Program to begin at 7:00 p.m.
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    Healing Baltimore’s Harbor: A Pipe Dream?
    This documentary—conceived, written, produced, shot, directed, and edited by students in Environmental & Wildlife Production (COMM 568)—will air during Maryland Public Television’s Chesapeake Bay Week in April. Healing Baltimore’s Harbor …more

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  7. Program to begin at 7:00 p.m.
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    Filmmaking for Decision-Makers: A case-study of American Resilience Project’s Tidewater, & The Burden
    Join award-winning Director and Founder of American Resilience Project, Roger Sorkin for an evening of film and discussion about the importance of crafting stories that speak clearly to citizens as well …more

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