Upcoming STRAWS SCREENINGS
Mar
27
to Dec 31

Upcoming STRAWS SCREENINGS

See our Facebook page for STRAWS Screening Events and Panel Discussions or search @strawsfilm or #strawsfilm on social media to see who's hosting a screening near you! 

Want to host a screening in your community or school (N. America)? Click here for more information from The Video Project about purchase and inviting filmmaker Linda Booker and others from the film. For more information about International screening rights go to the HOME PAGE

 

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FILM FESTIVAL SCREENINGS & AWARDS
Dec
30
1:00 AM01:00

FILM FESTIVAL SCREENINGS & AWARDS

2017: Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival, Chagrin Falls Documentary Film Festival, Santa Cruz Film Festival-SPIRIT OF ACTION AWARD; Newport Beach Film Festival, FICMA Barcelona Environmental Film Festival, EarthXFilm, Cayman International Film Festival- OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN ENVIRONMENTAL FILM AWARD; Sonoma International Film Festival, Cinemambiente Environmental Film Festival (Italy), Illuminate Film Festival, South Bay Film + Music Festival, Vero Beach Wine + Film Festival, Philadelphia Environmental Film Festival, Carmel International Film Festival, Kuala Lumpur Eco Film Festival, Bahamas International Film Festival, Borneo Eco Film Festival, 2018: Sayulita Film Festival (Mexico), Wild & Scenic Film Festival; One Earth Film Festival; Ekotopfilm (Slovakia);  Meredith College Documentary Film Festival, Cinema Verde Enviro Film& Art Festival; International Ocean Film Festival SF; aMORE festival moru (Croatia);

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STRAWS at M4O Washington DC
Jun
8
8:30 PM20:30

STRAWS at M4O Washington DC

 

STRAWS will screen Friday, June 8th at NW corner of the Washington Monument Grounds near 17th & Constitution. Starts at 8:30 pm (or dusk). Free to attend. Christine Figgener, Marine Biologist in the film who filmed viral straw in sea turtle's nose video in attendance. The International Ocean Film Festival is presenting other fun and inspiring ocean films with STRAWS.

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STRAWS Screening & STRAWLESS Summer
May
1
7:00 PM19:00

STRAWS Screening & STRAWLESS Summer

Surfrider Foundation’s Eastern Long Island Chapter is launching Strawless Summer 2018 with the ultimate goal of reducing the number of plastic straws being used on the East End. Surfrider hopes to celebrate the restaurants who choose to join the worldwide movement to get rid of plastic straws.

On May 1st, The Strawless Summer 2018 Launch Party will be located at:
Provisions
7 Main Street
Sag Harbor, NY

We will be screening the “STRAWS” Film which highlights the negative effects of plastic straws on the marine environment. After the film we will highlight ways you can get involved. See you there!

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Delaware Environmental Institute and Plastic Free Delaware
Mar
20
8:00 PM20:00

Delaware Environmental Institute and Plastic Free Delaware

  • University of Delaware - 206 Kirkbride Hall (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This free public screening is hosted by the DENIN Ambassadors, a group of volunteer student leaders who work with the Delaware Environmental Institute (DENIN) to promote and enhance the institute's mission on campus and in the community. The screening will serve as the launch for their campaign to reduce straw use in campus dining facilities and Main Street restaurants in Newark.

Screening Location
University of Delaware
206 Kirkbride Hall
114 South College Avenue
Newark, DE

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International Ocean Film Festival
Mar
10
10:00 AM10:00

International Ocean Film Festival

STRAWS screens March 10th in the 10:00AM Film Block at The 15th Annual International Ocean Film Festival (IOFF) the biggest festival of its kind in North America, featuring dozens of ocean-themed films by independent filmmakers March 8 - 11, 2018 at the Cowell Theater, Fort Mason, San Francisco. Click here for Passes, tickets and Schedule

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STRAWS Durham NC: Screening & Panel Discussion
Feb
22
6:00 PM18:00

STRAWS Durham NC: Screening & Panel Discussion

Join Bull City Burger and BreweryPompieri Pizza, and Duke Environmental Law and Policy ClinicKeep Durham BeautifulThe City of Durham Stormwater & GIS ServicesDon't Waste Durham and other local eco conscious businesses on Thursday, February 22 at 6 PM for a free screening of the STRAWS and launch of #SkipTheStrawDURM campaign. Panel Discussion with STRAWS filmmaker, Linda Booker; Plastic Ocean Project's  Bonnie Monteleone; Orange County Solid Waste Management Department's Muriel Williman, and Tania Dautlick with Keep Durham Beautiful. SEATS LIMITED! Must RSVP Eventbrite

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Bellingham Human Rights Film Festival
Feb
21
to Feb 24

Bellingham Human Rights Film Festival

BHRFF continues 2nd decade of insightful and inspiring films in Bellingham. Wed. Feb. 21 | 4:00 PM, Whatcom Comm. College, Syre Student Ctr. #104; Thu. Feb. 22 | 3:30 PM Sehome H.S., Rm 125;  Sat. Feb 24 | 4:30 PM Fairhaven College Auditorium. Thu & Sat Facilitator: Judith Akins, Sierra Club - Mt. Baker Group. All films are FREE. Donations to BHRFF and/or a new clean pair of socks for local homeless folks appreciated.

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STRAWS: A Screening and Panel Discussion Durham NC
Jan
25
4:00 PM16:00

STRAWS: A Screening and Panel Discussion Durham NC

Join Bull City Burger and BreweryPompieri Pizza, and Duke Environmental Law and Policy Clinic, along with Keep Durham BeautifulThe City of Durham Stormwater & GIS ServicesDon't Waste Durham and other local environmentally conscious businesses on Thursday, February 22 at 6 PM for a free screening of STRAWS. This event will launch a month-long #SkipTheStrawDURM campaign for Durham. The panel: STRAWS filmmaker, Linda Booker, Ex. Director of Plastic Ocean Project, Bonnie Monteleone, Orange County Solid Waste Management Department's Education & Outreach Coordinator, Muriel Williman, and Tania Dautlick with Keep Durham Beautiful. SEATS LIMITED - Must RSVP on Eventbrite

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STRAWS & Panel MALIBU CA
Nov
30
7:00 PM19:00

STRAWS & Panel MALIBU CA

The City of Malibu will hold a free screening of “STRAWS” on Thursday, November 30, 7:00 PM in the Civic Theater. The City is co-hosting the film screening with the local non-profit Crayon Collection. Panel includes STRAWS Director Linda Booker; Amy Smart, Actress & Environmental Activist; Grace Lee - Clean Bay Foundation; Kim Nilsson - Solid Waste Solutions.  Plus, there will be eats with Green Truck AND a performance by singer/songwriter Joe Sumner. Reserve tickets at www.Straws.Eventbrite.org

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ROCK & REEL for the Sea! RALEIGH NC
Nov
16
7:00 PM19:00

ROCK & REEL for the Sea! RALEIGH NC

Come Join Filmmaker Linda Booker and the Wolfpack Environmental Students Association for a fun night at Deep South in downtown Raleigh NC! Doors open 7pm with STRAWS Movie & Compost talk with Amy Brooks of Brooks Contractor at 7:30pm. After film FRANK'S GARAGE plays live rock & blues to get you on the dance floor! Age 18+ to enter, $5 at door, benefits the STRAWS Impact Campaign. Click here to facebook event for posting & sharing!
 

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Monterey & Pacific Grove! No Straw November
Oct
29
to Nov 14

Monterey & Pacific Grove! No Straw November

THREE screenings happening with Shelby O'Neil and Jr. Ocean Guardians! Founder of #NoStrawNovember: OCTOBER 29th: 3:00-4:30pm at Monterey Public Library, 625 Pacific St., Monterey, CA 93940; NOVEMBER 8th: Museum of Natural History, 7:00-8:30pm, Forest and Central Ave., Pacific Grove, CA 93950; NOVEMBER 14th: 5:30-7:00pm at Monterey Public Library, 625 Pacific St., Monterey, CA 93940. More info at jroceanguardians.org 

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Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival
Oct
14
4:00 PM16:00

Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival

STRAWS screens Sat. OCT 14th, 4:00PM as part of the "Screening Committee Selects" Short Program at The Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival, at the Arlington Hotel & Spa. HSDFF is the oldest non-fiction festival in N. America and an Academy-qualifying festival in the category of Documentary Short Subject. Director Linda Booker in attendance. 

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Long Beach International Film Festival
Aug
3
6:30 PM18:30

Long Beach International Film Festival

The Long Beach International Film Festival Taking place from August 1 - 4 in Long Island NY. LBIFF will celebrate its 6th anniversary with an action-packed line up of independent and studio films from around the globe. STRAWS screens 6:30 Thursday 8/3 before "From the Ashes at Bridgeworks.  Post screening Q&A with Jackie Nunez, The Last Plastic Straw founder. Get tickets here.

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