Author Archive: Ellen

Everyday is Earth Day!

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An Environ-mentary Film Series

7:00 p.m. Mondays & Wednesdays April 6th—22nd

 Monday, April 6th
Bidder 70

College student Tim DeChristopher decided to monkey-wrench G.W. Bush’s attempt to “gift” pristine Utah wilderness to mining interests via a federal auction. Bidding $1.7 million, he won 22,000 acres with no intention to drill. For this astonishing (and successful) act of civil disobedience he was sent to federal prison.     2012    73 min.

Wednesday, April 8th
Dirty Energy

Personal stories of the Louisiana fishermen and local residents directly impacted by the worst environmental disaster in U.S. history – the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil rig explosion off the Gulf of Mexico.    2012    94 min.

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