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Active Cinema Hike

Meet at Tennessee Valley trailhead parking lot. Hike to the ocean. Share ideas and the view. Some of the best information is garnered in peer-to-peer connections. Join Festival staff and guests to hike and exchange ideas and wisdom on filmmaking, filmmaker resources, activism, and strategies for action. Bring water and sunblock, wear good hiking shoes. Get some fresh air and fresh ideas with filmmakers, friends, and cinephiles during this hour-longhike through beautiful terrain. All are welcome!
Sat, Oct 4, 2014 10:30 AM
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Capturing Grace

This inside look at a unique dance program for adults with Parkinson’s, led by a former company member of the Mark Morris Dance Group, challenges our expectations about illness and art.
Fri, Oct 10, 2014 6:00 PM
Sat, Oct 11, 2014 1:45 PM
Sun, Oct 12, 2014 5:00 PM
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Dying to Know: Ram Dass & Timothy Leary

Turn on, tune in, and drop out, but don’t forget to “be here now” for this fascinating documentary—narrated by Robert Redford—on the lifelong friendship between counterculture titans who tore down the doors of perception through fearless exploration of psychotropic drugs and Eastern spiritualism.
Sat, Oct 4, 2014 4:00 PM
Tue, Oct 7, 2014 1:45 PM
Fri, Oct 10, 2014 11:45 AM
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Finding the Gold Within

Bay Area filmmaker Karina Epperlein follows six black college freshmen, alumni of the unique Ohio mentoring program Alchemy, Inc., and well-equipped with self-confidence and critical-thinking skills, as they leave home for the first time.
Fri, Oct 3, 2014 8:00 PM
Sat, Oct 4, 2014 8:00 PM
Sun, Oct 12, 2014 4:15 PM
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In this stirring, up-close documentary, a group of Oakland teens find personal liberation and mutual support while working toward a collaborative performance at Destiny Arts Center, turning the courage, determination, and stamina demanded of their lives into a contagious joy.
Sat, Oct 11, 2014 7:30 PM
Sun, Oct 12, 2014 2:30 PM
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Gardeners of Eden

Even in Kenya’s Tsavo East National Park, elephants are killed by poachers for their tusks. This beautifully photographed film depicts the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust’s efforts to care for the orphaned babies and eventually reintroduce them to the wild.
Sat, Oct 4, 2014 2:00 PM
Sun, Oct 5, 2014 4:45 PM
Tue, Oct 7, 2014 11:45 AM
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How I Got Over

Nicole Boxer’s documentary follows a group of women-all residents of Washington, DC, recovery community N Street Village-as they prepare to turn their harrowing life stories into a theater piece that will be performed at the Kennedy Center.
Sun, Oct 5, 2014 7:45 PM
Thu, Oct 9, 2014 2:45 PM
Sat, Oct 11, 2014 8:30 PM
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In Plain Sight

Director Erica Jordan follows humanitarian photographer Lisa Kristine as she travels to the largest red-light district in Kolkata, India, to shoot portraits of enslaved women-just a few of the millions of victims of slavery Kristine has made it her mission to document.
Sat, Oct 4, 2014 4:45 PM
Thu, Oct 9, 2014 1:45 PM
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Panel - Active Cinema Toolkit

A dynamic panel of filmmaker-innovators will discuss their work and practices-in transmedia storytelling, participatory technology and other tools—and discuss ways that new platforms can support filmmakers and their efforts to use the power of story to inspire quantifiable engagement.
Sat, Oct 11, 2014 12:30 PM
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Panel - Active Cinema: THE INVISIBLE PEAK

Gary Yost and Peter Coyote’s beautiful, compelling short film, The Invisible Peak, was made for the National Parks Conservancy to inaugurate the Tamalpais Lands Collaborative’s efforts to restore and maintain Mt. Tam—and in particular, efforts to remove the remnants of the old military base on top of the West Peak.
Sat, Oct 4, 2014 3:30 PM
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Racing to Zero, in Pursuit of Zero Waste

Meet the everyday heroes enthusiastically leading the way to reduce, reuse, and recycle.
Sat, Oct 4, 2014 2:00 PM
Mon, Oct 6, 2014 7:30 PM
Wed, Oct 8, 2014 2:30 PM
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