When: 2pm on Saturday October 20, 2012
Where: Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center, Film Society of Lincoln Center, New York City
What: Screening of Living Downstream and Q+A session with Sandra Steingraber
Photo credit: P. Marco Veltri >
“…an absolute must-see…Living Downstream is powerful, it is inspiring, it is moving, it is – quietly, like our hero – a tear-jerker. And, upon seeing it yourself, you are likely to make similar exhortations to your friends and family.”
~ CineSource Magazine
"Handsomely photographed and powerfully argued . . . an arresting portrait."
~ The Washington Post
Based on the acclaimed book by ecologist, author, and cancer survivor Sandra Steingraber, Ph.D., Living Downstream is an award-winning documentary film. This film follows Sandra over a pivotal year as she travels across North America, working to break the silence about cancer and its environmental links.
Join Sandra Steingraber and filmmaker Chanda Chevannes at this special screening, presented by Mountainfilm in New York.
Of Living Downstream, Mountainfilm programmers have said the following: “This is a powerful and compelling film about a woman whose brilliance is surpassed only by her honesty and grit.” Read the full press release here.
Visit the Mountainfilm website for information about ticket pricing and other events.
A presentation of
Appearance at this screening by Living Downstream director Chanda Chevannes is made possible by a grant from the
Ontario Arts Council's National and International Touring program.