Thursday, November 29, 2012

Confluence: The Big Bend Reach of the Rio Grande

Boot Cut Films and The Rio Grande Research Center at Sul Ross State University present:

Confluence: The Big Bend Reach of the Rio Grande
This 32 minute documentary film highlights the Rio Grande's environmental management challenges and potential paths to restoration through the viewpoints of 8 professionals who have lived and/or worked along the river: Je Bennett (National Park Service), Terry Bishop (Presidio Valley Farms, Inc.), Karen Chapman (Environmental Defense Fund), David Dean (Utah State University), Andrew Sansom (Texas State University), Joe Sirotnak (National Park Service), Aimee Roberson (U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service), and Dr. Kevin Urbanczyk (Rio Grande Research Center @ Sul Ross State University).  The film is directed by Chris Hillen.

Big Bend area screenings:
Friday, Dec. 7th - Terlingua, TX @ Starlight Theater, 10pm

Thursday, Dec. 13th - Alpine, TX @ The Granada Theater, doors @ 7pm;

Q&A w/ A. Roberson & K. Urbanczyk

Friday, Dec. 14th - Marfa, TX @ The Crowley Theater, doors @ 7pm;

A Marfa Book Co. & Marfa Live Arts presentation

FREE + Q&A w/ filmmaker and available cast following screenings

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