Event Schedule - Earth Day Texas

Event Schedule

A Plastic Ocean

Documentary Feature
Category:
Film Q/A
Date:
Saturday
Start Time:
5:30 PM
End Time:
7:15 PM
Location:
Women's Museum

A PLASTIC OCEAN begins when journalist Craig Leeson, searching for the elusive blue whale, discovers plastic waste in what should be pristine ocean. In this adventure documentary, Craig teams up with free diver Tanya Streeter and an international team of scientists and researchers, as they travel to 20 locations around the world over the next four years to explore the fragile state of our oceans,uncover alarming truths about plastic pollution, and reveal working solutions that can be put into immediate effect.

Alternative Fuels

Category:
Educational
Date:
Saturday
Start Time:
12:30 PM
End Time:
1:15 PM
Location:
Automobile Building

An Inconvenient Sequel

Category:
Film Q/A
Date / Time
To Be Announced
Location:
Coming Soon

An Update from Monarch Watch

Category:
Educational
Date:
Friday
Start Time:
1:30 PM
End Time:
2:15 PM
Location:
Band Shell

An Update from Monarch Watch

Category:
Educational
Date:
Sunday
Start Time:
1:00 PM
End Time:
1:30 PM
Location:
Band Shell

ARE YOU LISTENING? Congo – Amazon

Virtual Reality Experience
Category:
Special Presentation
Date:
Friday / Saturday / Sunday
Start Time:
10:00 AM
End Time:
6:00 PM
Location:
Centennial Hall

A multi-chapter video experience that combining immersive journalism with stories about how energy poverty is threatening lives in eastern Congo and sacred lands of the indigenous people in the Amazon.

Atmospheric Findings

Category:
Educational
Date:
Saturday
Start Time:
1:00 PM
End Time:
1:45 PM
Location:
Centennial Hall

Bee the Change

Category:
Educational
Date:
Sunday
Start Time:
3:00 PM
End Time:
4:15 PM
Location:
Band Shell

Between Earth and Sky: Climate Change On The Last Frontier

Documentary Feature
Category:
Film Q/A
Date:
Saturday
Start Time:
1:30 PM
End Time:
3:00 PM
Location:
Women's Museum

Alaska has been the source of myth and legend in the imagination of Americans for centuries, and what was once the last frontier of American expansion has become the first frontier in climate change.

Bigger Than Water

Documentary Feature, Work in Progress
Category:
Film Q/A
Date:
Saturday
Start Time:
7:30 PM
End Time:
9:15 PM
Location:
Music Hall

Clean water is supposed to be every American’s birthright, but when the city of Flint fails to properly treat their water system, and city and state officials move to cover it up, residents fight to fix their vital lifeline and thwart the effects that a politically negligent system created. BIGGER THAN WATER explores the Flint water crisis through the eyes of those directly impacted and illustrates how a thirst
for money poisoned an entire city. This film depicts one community’s fight for justice as they ban together to ensure their survival.

Building Sustainability

Category:
Educational
Date:
Saturday
Start Time:
4:00 PM
End Time:
4:45 PM
Location:
Automobile Building

Celebrities for Change Gala

Celebrities for Change Gala

Category:
Celebrity Appearance
Date:
Friday
Start Time:
6:30 PM
End Time:
Coming Soon
Location:
Women's Museum

Hollywood is coming to Dallas and talking about how filmmaking and art can help change the world! Buy tickets for this exclusive fundraising event ahead of time here: http://earthdaytx.org/ema/

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EDTx 2017 confirmed and planned event programming. Additional programming will be posted weekly through April 1, 2017 and the confirmed event schedule will be posted at that time.

EDTx Sponsors
  • Wells Fargo
  • Greyhound
  • Tetra Pak, Inc.
  • University of North Texas System
  • Brighthouse
  • Living Earth
  • Staples
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