OLMSTED AND AMERICA’S URBAN PARKS
All screenings are free unless otherwise specified.
Upcoming screenings of OLMSTED AND AMERICA’S URBAN PARKS
Wednesday, March 23: Environmental Film Festival in the Nation’s Capital, WASHINGTON, DC
7:00PM, National Museum of Women in the Arts
Deborah Gaston, Director of Education, National Museum of Women in the Arts will introduce. Discussion with filmmaker Rebecca Messner will follow.
$5, members/students/seniors $4. To purchase email email@example.com or call 202-783-7370.
Broadcasts on public television in April:
|Albany-Schenectady||WMHT||April 20, 10 p.m.|
|Albuquerque||KNMD||April 24, 6 p.m.|
|Atlanta||WPBA||April 23, 7 p.m.|
|Baltimore||MPT2||April 21, 11 p.m.|
|Birmingham||WBIQ||April 21, 9 p.m.|
|Charlotte||WTVI||April 20, 11 p.m.|
|UNC-TV||April 28, 10 p.m.|
|Chattanooga||WTCI||April 18, 10:30 p.m.|
|Fort Myers||WGCU||April 20, 10 p.m.|
|Fresno||KVPT||April 19, 9 p.m.|
|Grand Rapids||WGVU||April 24, 4 p.m.|
|April 26, 2 a.m.|
|Greensboro||UNC-TV||April 28, 10 p.m.|
|Greenville-Spartansburg||UNC-TV||April 28, 10 p.m.|
|Jacksonville||WJCT||April 19, 9 p.m.|
|Las Vegas||KLVX||April 20, 10 p.m.|
|Los Angeles||KVCR||April 19, 8 p.m.|
|Miami||WPBT||April 20, 10 p.m.|
|New Orleans||WLAE||April 18, 10 p.m.|
|New York||WNET||April 20, 10 p.m.|
|WLIW||April 22, 2 p.m.|
|Pensacola||WSRE||April 20, 9 p.m.|
|Pittsburgh||MPT2||April 21, 11 p.m.|
|Plattsburgh||Mtn Lake PBS||April 21, 9 p.m.|
|Portland||KOPB||April 29, 10 p.m.|
|KOPB Plus||April 24, 8 p.m.|
|Providence||RIPBS||April 27, 9 p.m.|
|LEARN Ch.||Date TBD|
|Raleigh-Durham||UNC-TV||April 28, 10 p.m.|
|Reno||KNPB||April 19, 9 p.m.|
|Salt Lake City||KUEN||Date TBD|
|San Francisco||KQED||April 24, 2 p.m.|
|South Bend-Elkhart||WNIT||April 20, 10 p.m.|
|Tallahassee||WFSU||April 21, 10 p.m.|
|Tampa||WEDU||April 21, 10 p.m.|
|April 26, 6 p.m.|
|Washington DC||MPT2||April 21, 11 p.m.|
Broadcasts on WHUT, WASHINGTON, DC metro area:
Saturday, January 8, 2011 at 10:00PM
Sunday, January 9, at 2:00AM
Sunday, January 9, at 6:00AM
Saturday, January 15: Wild & Scenic Film Festival, NEVADA CITY, CA
8:00PM, Vets Hall
Writer/Producer Rebecca Messner will attend and give remarks following the film. To buy festival passes, click here.
Tuesday, January 18: Princeton Environmental Film Festival, PRINCETON, NJ
Executive Producer Mike Messner will take questions after the film. Admission to the festival is free.
Thursday, October 14: The National Zoo, WASHINGTON, DC
6:30 – 8:00 PM
Reception and panel discussion to follow film, featuring Charles A. Birnbaum (founder and president, The Cultural Landscape Foundation), Faye Harwell (director and partner, Rhodeside & Harwell), Susan Rademacher (parks curator, Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy) and TOL interviewee Tupper Thomas (administrator, Prospect Park and president, Prospect Park Alliance) RSVP HERE
Tuesday, October 19: deYoung Museum, SAN FRANCISCO, CA
7:00 – 9:30 PM
Writer/Producer Rebecca Messner will take questions after the film. Elizabeth Goldstein, President of the California State Parks Foundation, will moderate. Dessert reception will follow. RSVP ro Donalda Watson-Walkinshaw at 415 750 5443 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Wednesday, October 27: Cleveland State University, CLEVELAND, OH 4:00 – 6:00 PM Dively Auditorium, first floor – Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs – Glickman-Miller Hall, Roberta Steinbacher Atrium. Panel discussion to follow. Register online or call 216.523.7330.
Thursday, November 4: Philadelphia Museum of Art, PHILADELPHIA, PA 6:00 PM
Van Pelt Auditorium. VIP reception to follow at Stephen Starr’s Granite Hill Restaurant. Tickets: $15 for screening, $100 for screening and VIP reception. Reserve tickets here. For more info contact Michelle Nicoletto: 215.988.8762, email@example.com 100% of net proceeds will support the ongoing improvements of the Benjamin Franklin Parkway.
Saturday, November 6: Piedmont Park, ATLANTA, GA
5:00 – 8:00 PM
Magnolia Hall. Toast and tour the Phase I completion of Piedmont Park’s expansion, then screen the film. Dessert and conversation with filmmakers George deGolian, Michael White, and Rebecca Messner to follow. RSVP to Summer Edge – firstname.lastname@example.org, or 404.875.7275 x229.
Tuesday, November 9: Blue Spiral Gallery/Fine Arts Theatre, ASHEVILLE, NC
The Pack Square Conservancy hosts a one-hour reception at the Blue Spiral Gallery, followed by the film screening at the Fine Arts Theatre. Panel discussion to follow, featuring Rebecca Messner, Frederick Bonci (LaQuatra Bonci Associates–designer of Pack Square Park), Ed Uhlir (executive director, Millennium Park, Chicago), Meg Cheever (president and CEO, Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy) Tickets: $10 general public, free for members of the Pack Square Conservancy. For more info call the Conservancy at 828.252.2300 or visit www.packsquarepark.org.
Saturday, November 13: Billings Farm and Museum, WOODSTOCK, VT
WOODSTOCK VERMONT FILM FESTIVAL
Rebecca Messner will introduce.
Tickets: $12 adults, $8 children 3-15 To purchase call 802.457.2355
Thursday, November 18: The Arsenal, Central Park, NEW YORK CITY, NY
The New York City Parks Department presents THE OLMSTED LEGACY as part of their UnCommon Ground lecture series. Executive Producer and Red Fields to Green Fields founder Mike Messner will introduce, drinks and light fare to follow.