It is the last weekend of the DC Environmental Film Festival! You should make sure to see the D.C. premiers of several films from the American Film Institute, AFI, in Silver Spring, Maryland.
It’s the last weekend of the Environmental Film Festival in the Nation’s Capital. On Saturday, March 23, make sure to see the D.C. premieres of Terrence Malick’s new film, To the Wonder, an exploration of love featuring spectacular cinematography of the natural world and starring Ben Affleck, and Leviathan, about the commercial fishing industry, at the AFI Silver Theatre in Silver Spring, Md. For tickets and show times go to www.AFI.com/Silver. Also on March 23, Daughters of the Dust, the first film by an African American woman to receive general theatrical release, will screen free at 4:30 p.m. at the National Gallery of Art.
On Sunday, March 24, free screenings include winners from the Wildscreen Festival starting at 12:00 noon at National Museum of Natural History and Willamette Futures: (Or How to Restore a Big River) at 4 p.m. at the Carnegie Institution for Science.
The complete Festival schedule with times and locations of all films is at www.dcenvironmentalfilmfest.org.