Only one day after his release from federal prison, Peaceful Uprising, Gage and Gage Productions and Gathr Films are celebrating and welcoming Tim home, with echoes of love, joy and resolve resonating across the country. On Earth Day, April 22, for DeChristopher’s first viewing with his community of the film that premiered last year, they are coordinating the simultaneous theatrical release and community screenings of Bidder 70 in Salt Lake City and at 50 nationwide locations.(excerpt)
Cross Posted from EcoWatch
At a time when the debate over climate change is finally gaining post-election traction and hot topics such as fracking and theKeystone XL pipeline have captured public attention, the documentary Bidder 70 is poised to showcase a movement that has steadily gathered force, particularly among millenials, who harbor grave concerns for the increasingly perilous future. The feature-length documentary chronicles how renowned activist Tim DeChristopher’s civil disobedience blazed new opportunities for the climate justice movement.
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