Saturday, March 28
Planetary Premiere, Planetary Experience and Earth Hour Celebration
Presented with World Wildlife Fund
Join us for the Washington, D.C. premiere of PLANETARY, a stunning visual portrait of our planet, followed by a reception with a Planetary Experience and celebration of Earth Hour, a global annual event created by WWF advocating protection of earth and its climate.
PLANETARY (USA, 2015, 80 min.) Washington, D.C. Premiere
We are connected. We are evolving. PLANETARY takes us on a journey across continents, featuring intimate interviews with NASA astronauts, scientists, environmentalists and philosophers. PLANETARY suggests that the key to transforming our civilization lies in an understanding that all life is inseparably interconnected, and that we cannot change the world unless we change the way we see ourselves, our planet, and the wider cosmos. Directed by Guy Reid. Written and edited by Steve Watts Kennedy. Produced by Christoph Ferstad, Steve Watts Kennedy and Guy Reid. A Planetary Collective Production in association with Reconsider.
5:30 p.m. Screening, followed by discussion with filmmakers and film subjects.
7:45 p.m. 10 p.m. Planetary Experience reception, including an 8:30 9:30 p.m. Earth Hour* celebration with World Wildlife Fund.
Tickets, $15. Reservations required.
National Geographic Society, Gilbert H. Grosvenor Auditorium, 1600 M St., NW (Metro: Farragut North)
*Earth Hour is a rolling 24-hour symbolic global event where lights are turned off or dimmed from 8:30 to 9:30 p.m. local time. After the screening, EFF will join millions of people in more than 7,000 cities and 162 countries and territories worldwide by observing Earth Hour, a global show of solidarity and support for protection of earth.
National Geographic Society, Grosvenor Auditorium (View)
1600 M St., NW
Washington, DC 20036
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