Green Screens: Environmental Ethics On and Off Screen (March 23-25, 2017) is a three-day media showcase presented by the Center for Media, Culture and History focusing on environmental issues facing communities worldwide.
Friday, March 24th will feature a screening of the documentary Atlantic. Narrated by Emmy-award winning actor Brendan Gleeson, the film follows the struggles of three fishing communities in Ireland, Norway and Newfoundland as they battle with the oil explorers and international fishing companies for control of the resources in their waters. Post-screening discussion with Atlantic director Richie O Donnell. Screening made possible by an NYU Green Grant from the Office of Sustainability and a Visual Arts Initiative Award, New York University Arts Council. Co-sponsored by Irish Screen America and Glucksman Ireland House.
No RSVP is required. The event will be seated on a first-come-first serve basis.