Meet Sierra Club President Loren Blackford and a Special Film Screening on June 22 in Burlington
Join film Producer Sidney Beaumont, National Sierra Club President Loren Blackford and Institute for Sustainable Communities Vice President of U.S. Programs Steve Nicholas, for a sneak peek of the documentary film From The Ashes.
When: Thursday, June 22 at 6:00 pm
Where: Main St Landing, 60 Lake St Burlington, VT 05401
Reception: 6:00-6:45 p.m.
Film Screening: 6:45-8:15 p.m.
Discussion: 8:15-9:00 p.m.
Presenting Partners: Sierra Club Vermont Chapter, Vermont Natural Resources Council, Vermont Businesses for Social Responsibility
From The Ashes takes a compelling look at the lives and issues behind the “war on coal” to show what’s at stake for our economy, health and climate. The film presents the stories and real facts behind the coal industry’s legacy while offering solutions that can help revive struggling rural economies and safeguard the environment. The film will air globally on National Geographic on Sunday, June 25.
The film and the accompanying talk not only delves into the issues surrounding coal but solutions that are happening across the country to make the transition to renewable energy sources.
From the Ashes is produced by RadicalMedia in partnership with Bloomberg Philanthropies and directed by Michael Bonfiglio and produced by Sidney Beaumont.
If you are a political movie fan, on Tuesday at 7:00pm Lt. Govenor David Zuckerman will be hosting a premier of Waking the Sleeping Giant at the Pavilion Auditorium in Montpelier