Liquid Denial, MoRUS's 6th Annual Film Fest

Event Date/time: 
Fri, 08/17/2018 - 8:00pm

Liquid Denial
MoRUS’s 6th Annual Film Fest
August 17th 8:00pm
Museum of Reclaimed Urban Space, 155 Avenue C (due to the weather):  "River Activism"

Showing the Following Film:

—-Blue Heart: This 2018 documentary produced by Patagonia tells the story of the last wild river system in Europe and the people fighting toprotect it. (1:16). Patagonia and Riverkeeper come together to take action in preserving our local waterways. Riverkeeper expert, George Jackman, PhD will speak about his work in the Hudson River Estuary.

Examining actions being taken to preserve water systems, improve access to clean safe water, and identifying water-related threats to health of humans and the environment, the 6th Annual MoRUS Film Fest, LIQUID DENIAL will again take place in various community gardens throughout the East Village. Bringing attention to the incredible natural beauty of these community spaces and the role that they play in the education and preservation of the natural ecosystems they are home to in the city, LIQUID DENIAL will run from August 16th- 19th 2018. Because of predicted rain, the film will be screened at the Museum of Reclaimed Urban Space, located at 155 Avenue C. More info here!

This evening is hosted by Patagonia, a designer of outdoor clothing and gear with a mission to: “build the best product, cause no unnecessary harm, use business to inspire and implement solutions to the environmental crisis.”