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Film Screening + Meet the Filmmakers: "Rebels with a Cause: How a Battle Over Land Changed the American Landscape Forever"

Date/Time

Dec 6, 2018
06:00 PM until 08:30 PM

Description

 

Please join the City of Novato and community partners Environmental Forum of Marin, Marin Conservation League, and Sustainable Novato for a free screening of the documentary Rebels with a Cause: How a Battle Over Land Changed the American Landscape Forever. The screening will also include an intimate conversation with filmmakers Nancy Kelly and Kenji Yamamoto.

Rebels with a Cause documents the incredible story of how a vast amount of Marin County was saved from development, and how a regional California effort to save public land grew into an astonishing system of fourteen National Seashores. It is a beautiful film that shows how volunteers, ranchers, farmers, conservationists, politicians (from both parties) and others can work together through compromise and negotiation - with the American public coming up as the winner!

The film is a fascinating example of a hard-fought campaign to preserve something important to all of us - our public land. And it is a powerful tool to illustrate that the personal is political, and the local is global. 

Rebels with a Cause is a feel-good cinematic experience that conveys an inspiring truth about how ordinary individuals have the power to change the rules.

Doors open at 6:00pm and the screening will start at 6:30pm.

Cost

Free with RSVP

Location

View map Novato City Hall
901 Sherman Avenue
Novato, CA

Additional Information

Sponsor

City of Novato, Environmental Forum of Marin, Marin Conservation League and Sustainable Novato

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