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FIlm Screening of "A Fierce Green Fire" and Q/A with Love Canal activist Lois Gibbs
Thursday, May 15, 2014 - 5:00pm

The Institute for Sustainable Solutions,

Neighbors for Clean Air,

and Portland City Club present: 

 

Film Screening: "A Fierce Green Fire" 

Followed by a Question and Answer session with groundbreaking environmental activist Lois Gibbs

 

When: Thursday, May 15, 2014, 5 p.m. 

Where: ASRC Room 001 

(Academic and Student Recreation Center, Portland State University, 1800 S.W. 6th Avenue, Urban Plaza) 

 

About the film: "A FIERCE GREEN FIRE: The Battle for a Living Planet" is the first big-picture exploration of the environmental movement – grassroots and global activism spanning fifty years from conservation to climate change. Directed and written by Mark Kitchell, Academy Award-nominated director of Berkeley in the Sixties, and narrated by Robert Redford, Ashley Judd, Van Jones, Isabel Allende and Meryl Streep, the film premiered at Sundance Film Festival 2012, has won acclaim at festivals around the world, and in 2013 begins theatrical release as well as educational distribution and use by environmental groups and grassroots activists.