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The Human Element – One Earth Film Fest
March 4, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm CST
Join the Waubonsee Community College during the One Earth Film Festival for this free showing of The Human Element.
Tickets are free – SPACE IS LIMITED! Reservations are strongly suggested.
Action Fair at 6 p.m., Film begins at 7 p.m.
Live video Q&A with Producer Olivia Ahnemann will follow this screening.
ADA compliant accessible venue. Teens and young adults encouraged to attend. Contains heavy themes, graphic images & language.
About the Film:
Renowned photographer James Balog (prominently featured in “Chasing Ice”) uses his camera to reveal how environmental change is affecting the lives of everyday Americans. Following the four classical elements—air, earth, fire and water—to frame his journey, Balog explores wildfires, hurricanes, sea level rise, coal mining, and the changes in the air we breathe. He takes it further by examining the effects of the fifth element—the human element—to tell an urgent story while giving inspiration for a more balanced relationship between humanity and nature.
The 2019 One Earth Film Fest is from March 1st-March 10th and features a variety of environmental film showings throughout the Chicago area. The theme this year is “All In”. The Festival invites you, your family and friends to go All In for the planet. See the full line-up of powerful, solution-oriented films. Discover community action partners who can help you plug into projects, large and small.
DuPage County Showings for One Earth Film Fest and Sustainability Film Series:
Paris to Pittsburgh Sun, Mar 1st @ 1pm at Elmhurst College
The Human Element Mon, Mar 4th @ 6pm at Waubonsee Community College, Aurora
The Superfood Chain Tues, Mar 5th @ 7pm at College of DuPage, Glen Ellyn
Into the Okavango Thurs, Mar 7th @ 7pm at College of DuPage, Glen Ellyn
Plastic China Mon, April 8th @ 7pm at College of DuPage, Glen Ellyn
Racing Extinction Mon, April 22nd @ 7pm at College of DuPage Glen Ellyn