Saturday, February 15, from 3:30 to 6:30 in the Construction and Engineering Auditorium
The Film and Literature Festival will feature readings, films shorts, video clips, and animate extravaganza. Join us for a few minutes between workshops and talking with tablers at the Radical Reimagining Fair, or spend the whole afternoon imagining beautiful ways forward.
3.30 Reading by Tim McNulty, poet
3:50 Reading by Andrea Weiser, author
4:10 Readings from "Facing the Change" Kristin Berger, Willow Fagan, Stephen Siperstein, and Carla Wise
4.30 Welcome to the Anthropocene - Stunning graphics of an occupied earth
4:33 Campaign for Local Power in Boulder, CO - A grassroots campaign to create a model for how communities can take control of their energy future.
4:39 Jeremy Rifkin lecture - RSA Animate on "The Empathetic Civilization"
4:50 Howard Zinn on "Civil Obedience" - Matt Damon reads from Howard Zinn essay on problems of "Civil Obedience"
4:55 Among Giants - A short documentary about an articulate tree-sitter
5:08 One Plastic Beach - A couple makes stunning art out of plastic trash they collect off beaches
5:16 The Story of Solutions - The Story of Solutions explores how we can move our economy in a more sustainable and just direction
5:25 Joanna Macy on "The Great Turning" - Joanna Macy explains "The Great Turning"
5:31 Heather and Goliath - A group of kayakers turned activists defend the LA River
5:39 Thich Nhat Hanh on "Walking on the Earth" - Respected Zen master dispenses wisdom in talk at Omega Institute
5:43 Feeding Nine Billion - Introducing Solutions to the Global Food Crisis. Animate of lecture by Dr. Evan Fraser
5:56 Wendell Berry Reads: The Contrariness of the Mad Farmer - Poem.
5:59 Orion Magazine: What's Next? - A group convened by Orion Magazine answer the question: What's Next?
6:09 Enough is Enough - This film lays out a visionary but realistic alternative to the perpetual pursuit of economic growth.
6:28 Idiot with a Tripod - Moving footage of paralyzing blizzard in NY City
6:32 Occupy Wall St - The Revolution Is Love -Trailer for film about Occupy Wall Street, by Charles Eisenstein
6:37 Martin Luther King Jr. Speech - MLK on civil disobedience and obeying Just vs. Unjust laws
6:43 Atamai Village - Short documentary about the Atamai Eco Village in Motueka, New Zealand
6:51 "Can Animals Save Us?" - Linda Hogan article animated, from YES! Magazine
6:55 If money were no object? - Adapted Alan Watts lecture
6:58 Wendell Berry interview - Big Problems, Small Solutions
7:01 Sam Cooke "A Change is going to come" - One of the greatest songs of all time, as a way of ending with hope and passion