A Plastic Ocean is a new feature-length adventure documentary that brings to light the consequences of our global disposable lifestyle. We thought we could use plastic once and throw it away with negligible impact to humans and animals. That turns out to be untrue.
Plastic Pollution Coalition will be hosting a panel discussion and Q&A following the screening, featuring the work of our Los Angeles-based members. The panel and audience will be having an important dialogue about realistic solutions to plastic pollution and the need for respect and inclusivity in the international environmental movement.
Katie Allen, Algalita Marine Research
Anna Cummins, 5 Gyres
Ed Begley, Jr, actor and environmental activist
Jordan Howard, environmental activist and 2015 Women in Green Youth Trailblazer
Christie Keith, GAIA
Terrance Smith, student, Pullum Community Arts Center
Sponsors: 5 Gyres, Algalita, Blue Mind (Wallace J Nichols), Lonely Whale Foundation, Heal The Bay, Environmental Media Awards, Team Marine, Plastic Oceans Foundation, Fernando Pullum Community Arts Center, US Green Building Council-Los Angeles Chapter, The Bay Foundation
Tuesday, January 17, 2017
6:00pm - 7:00pm: Reception
7:00pm - 8:30pm: Film
8:30pm - 9:30pm: Panel Discussion and Q&A
Laemmle Ahrya Fine Arts Theater
8556 Wilshire Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90211
Are you interested in tabling for your organization at the event? We have limited space for L.A.area organizations to send representatives to have information on their programs. Please let us know as soon as possible if you’d like to participate.
Activist $10 current student
Sponsor $40 reserved seating
Silver Benefactor $500 Sponsor 10 students to attend the screening, plus transportation/chaperone
Gold Benefactor $1,000 Sponsor 25 students to attend the screening, plus transportation/chaperone