Wake Up Film Festival Returns to Provoke Ideas and Action
For Immediate Release........The Adirondack Green Circle presents the 5th Wake Up Film Festival (WUFF) beginning Thursday February 25, continuing on Thursday, March 11, and finishing on Thursday, March 24. Screenings begin at 7 PM at the Pendragon Theatre, 15 Brandy Brook Avenue, Saranac Lake. The films feature social, economic and environmental issues of local and global significance.
The three films in this years WUFF line-up begin February 25th with Merchants of Doubt, a satirically comedic yet illuminating ride into the heart of conjuring American spin. Inhabit, the film for March 11th, explores the many environmental issues facing us today and examines solutions that are being applied using the ecological design process called “permaculture''. On March 24th the final film in the series is called Just Eat It, where filmmakers and food lovers Jen and Grant dive into the issue of food waste from farm, through retail, all the way back to their own fridge.
After each film a discussion, hosted by the Adirondack Green Circle, will be held, all viewers are invited to participate. Suggested donation is Five dollars, refreshments will be available.
The Adirondack Green Circle is a regional organization involved with supporting and promoting locally grown food, increasing awareness of local, regional and global environmental issues and supporting Adirondack youth environmental groups efforts to make the Adirondacks a better place to live.
For more information on the films or the Adirondack Green Circle, look for us on Facebook, or call Gail Brill at 518-586-1063.