Monday, March 28, 2016
Dear President Obama, Powerful New Film on Fracking and Climate Change, to Screen in Fort Worth, Texas at the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth at 7pm. Director Jon Bowermaster Will Attend and Answer Questions; Film is Narrated by 3-Time Oscar Nominee Mark Ruffalo.
FORT WORTH, TEXAS – A powerful new film on fracking and climate change, Dear President Obama, The Clean Energy Revolution is Now, will screen for the public in Fort Worth, Texas at the Modern Art Museum on April 21, 2016 at 7pm.
The film, narrated by 3-time Academy Award nominated actor Mark Ruffalo, calls on President Obama to address climate change by banning fracking and ushering in a “clean energy revolution” free from fossil fuels.
Film director Jon Bowermaster will attend the screening and answer questions from audience members and the media after the movie screens.
The screening is being hosted by the Harmony Hills Neighborhood Association, Fort Worth Miss Endy's Christian Academy, Fort Worth InnerCity Drilling Blues Coalition and Food & Water Watch, a local advocacy organization working to educate the region on the dangers of Fracking in InnerCity America. Food & Water Watch is also calling on Congress and the Obama Administration to ban fracking on federal lands.
Sweeping in its scope, Dear President Obama takes a cross-country look at oil and gas drilling and fracking, highlighting numerous contamination crises, stories from victims, and the devastating boom-and-bust economic impacts levied on affected communities. Interviews with scientists, economists, health professionals, geologists and whistleblowers provide the core narrative of the film.
WHAT: Dear President Obama film screening with director Jon Bowermaster and featuring Denton Activist Sharon Wilson and Fort Woth local Activist Kyev Tatum
WHEN: Thursday, April 21, 2016 at 7pm. VIP Reception starts at 6pm with Director Jon Bowermaster, Mary Kelleher, Kyev Tatum and Sharon Wilson.
WHERE: Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth 3200 Darnell St, Fort Worth, TX 76107
WHO: Film Director Jon Bowermaster, Mary Kelleher, Board Director, Tarrant Regional Water District, Food & Water Watch and Activist Kyev Tatum. Food & Water Watch champions healthy food and clean water for all.
We stand up to corporations that put profits before people, and advocate for a democracy that improves people’s lives and protects our environment. Link: www.dearpresidentobama.com
The Settlements from Unscrupulous business practices of the Natural Gas Industry: Bass Brothers Settlement: http://www.dallasnews.com/business/energy/20150908-chesapeake-settles-with-bass-brother-other-landowners-in-royalty-fight.ece
City of Fort Worth Settlement: http://www.star-telegram.com/news/business/article67872252.html
Kyev Tatum: http://www.dearpresidentobama.com/slide/kyev-tatum-pastor/
Posted by The Star-Telegraph at Monday, March 28, 2016