WOODSTOCK FILM FESTIVAL PRESENTS
A SPECIAL Free SCREENING OF JOSH FOX'S
How to let go of the world
and love all the things climate can't change
For additional information and interview requests with Josh Fox contact: Meira@woodstockfilmfestival.com
Woodstock, NY (February 2016) - The Woodstock Film Festival is proud to present a special free screening of Academy Award-Nominated director Josh Fox’s newest film How to Let Go of the World and Love All The Things Climate Can’t Change. The event will take place Wednesday March 16, 6pm at the Onteora High School in Boiceville, NY.
Josh Fox will be in attendance for Q&A following this special presentation.
Synopsis: In How to Let Go of the World and Love All The Things Climate Can't Change, Oscar Nominated director Josh Fox (GASLAND) continues in his deeply personal style, investigating climate change – the greatest threat our world has ever known. Traveling to 12 countries on 6 continents, the film acknowledges that it may be too late to stop some of the worst consequences and asks, what is it that climate change can’t destroy? What is so deep within us that no calamity can take it away?
For more information about the film, visit their website at http://www.howtoletgomovie.com/
Bio: Josh Fox is best known as the writer/director of Gasland Parts I and II. He is internationally recognized as a spokesperson and leader on the issue of fracking and extreme energy development. Gasland premiered at the Sundance Film Festival 2010, where it was awarded the Special Jury Prize for Documentary. The film premiered on HBO, was nominated for the 2011 Academy Award for best documentary, and Josh won the 2011 Emmy for best non-fiction director. Gasland Part II premiered on HBO in 2013. It was nominated for a News and Documentary Emmy, won the 2013 Environmental Media Association award for Best Documentary, the Best Film at the Wild & Scenic Film Festival, and was given the Hell Yeah Prize from Cinema Eye honors. How to Let Go of the World and Love All The Things Climate Can't Change premiered at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival and will premiere in the summer of 2016. Josh is the recipient of the 2011 Ono/Lennon Grant for Peace.
March 16, 6pm at the Harry Simon Auditorium at the Onteora High School, 4166 NY-28, Boiceville, NY 12412
In order to reserve your free ticket, please visit our website
“A RIVETING EYE-OPENING FEAST!!” - The Globe
“INSPIRING!…It motivated me to be a part of the growth of change” - Daily Buzz
“POTENT -the movie takes heart in communities that have found small-scale solutions” - Variety
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