“Fixing the Future” — A Special Theatrical Event July 18, 2012

FixTheFuture Documentary & Panel

 

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TCC joins with the non-profit L.A. organization Living Economy Salon to announce this unique Documentary and onscreen Panel Discussion coming to the Pacific Culver Stadium Theatres on Wednesday, July 18th, 2012—part of a nationwide screening in atleast 50 theatres in cities across the United States.

According to the Transition U.S. website, this is an unprecedented opportunity to be a part of a national effort to support local economic initiatives. Due to a wildly successful PBS version, the filmmakers have made a new feature-length version of the documentary & accompanying pre-taped panel discussion that you can be among the first to see.

FIXING THE FUTURE
Documentary & On-Screen Panel Discussion
Wednesday, July 18th, 2012
7:30 -10:00 pm
Culver Pacific Stadium 12 Theatres
9500 Culver Boulevard, Culver City, CA 90232
(Tickets will be sold at the box office, or available in advance thru MovieTickets.com

ABOUT THE FILM: In Fixing the Future, host David Brancaccio of public radio’s Marketplace and NOW on PBS visits people and organizations across America that are attempting a revolution: the reinvention of the American economy. By featuring communities using sustainable and innovative approaches to create jobs and build prosperity, Fixing the Future inspires hope and renewal in a people overwhelmed by economic collapse.

The film highlights effective, local practices such as: local business alliances, community banking, time banking/hour exchange, worker cooperatives and local currencies.

Following the documentary audiences will enjoy an exclusive onscreen discussion panel featuring luminaries:

• Bill McKibben, author, educator and environmentalist, creator of 350.org, a global grassroots movement to solve the climate crisis

Majora Carter, urban renewal eco-activist whose motto is “green the ghetto!”

Mike Brady, owner of the successful gourmet Greyston Bakery , a leading model for social enterprise and community economic renewal

• David Brancaccio, reporter, anchor and storyteller.

Attendees will also be introduced to our community’s local time banking endeavor, Our Time Bank. Founded in 2009, OTB is a member-led group of community members in Culver City, Palms and Mar Vista who use an internet-based indirect bartering system to promote a Sharing Economy.

About Transition U.S. >>

Living Economy Salon‘s mission is to foster a dialogue and connect people around new innovations in economic models that promise a more fair and abundant economy for all. They put on other fun & informative events . Check them out >>

 

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