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A Fierce Green Fire: The Battle for a Living Planet

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April 11, 2013 at 7:00pm - April 11, 2013 at 10:00pm


Lundy-Fetterman School of Business
165 Dr. McKoy Road
Buies Creek, NC 27506
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Event Details:

Lecture Symposium: A Fierce Green Fire: The Battle for a Living Planet  plus Q&A with director Mark Kitchell
Date: Thursday, April 11th
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Place: Lynch Auditorium
Film description:
Spanning 50 years of grassroots and global activism, this Sundance documentary brings to light the vital stories of the environmental movement where people fought – and succeeded – against enormous odds. From halting dams in the Grand Canyon to fighting toxic waste at Love Canal; from Greenpeace to Chico Mendes; from climate change to the promise of transforming our civilization, A Fierce Green Fire is “nothing less than the history of environmentalism itself.” (Los Angeles Times)
From the Academy Award-nominated director of Berkeley in the Sixties, and narrated by Robert Redford, Meryl Streep, Ashley Judd, Van Jones and Isabel Allende.