Special Go Green Expo Fuel Screening with Peter Fonda and Mariel Hemmingway
Friday, January 23 at the Go Green Expo, Los Angeles Convention Center
Screening begins at 5:00PM
After Panel with Peter Fonda and Mariel Hemmingway at 7:00PM
Oscar contender Fuel is an insightful portrait of America's addiction to oil and an uplifting testiment to the immediacy of new energy solutions. Director, Josh Tickell, a young activist , shuttles us on a whirlwind journey to track the rising domination of the petrochemical industry -- from Rockefeller's strategy to halt Ford's first ethanol cars to Vice President Cheney's petrochemical company sponsored energy legislation -- and reveals a gammut of available solutions to "repower America" --from vertical farms that occupy skyscrapers to algae facilities that turn wastewater into fuel. Tickell and a surprising array of environmentalists, policy makers, and entertainment notables take us through America's complicated, often ignominious energy past and illuminate a hopeful, achievable future, where decentralized, sustainable living is not only possible, it's imperative.
Watch the trailer now at Apple.com:
About the Go Green Expo:
The Go Green Expo will also feature speakers such as Ed Begley Jr., Mariel Hemingway, Boise Thomas, best selling authors Josh Dorfman, Bryan Au & Julie Edelman and seminars with leaders in the green industry, local politics, and community organizations discussing subjects including innovations in transportation, emerging energy sources, sustainable investing, eco-entrepreneurialism, & much more. Visionary couture and eco-designer Linda Loudermilk will also be present and has been named by W magazine as one of the top 20 innovators to watch. Coined as the "Vivienne Westwood of eco" by Elle Magazine. Loudermilk has spearheaded the creation of new, Luxury eco lifestyle blowing old concepts of environmental living out of the water.
There will also be a musical kids zone & eco-film festival with a special full screening of Sundance Award Winner Fuel with its director Josh Tickell present for a full panel discussion immediately following the film on Friday Jan 23rd at 5 pm!
For information & updates visit GoGreenExpo.com. Save time & register in advance! There are a few exhibit booths left, please contact Bradford Rand at 212-655-4505 ext. 223 or BRand@GoGreenExpo.com
Follow Josh Tickell on Twitter: www.twitter.com/TheFuelFilm