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Celebrate sustainability! Millennium Park Premiere, "Jens Jensen The Living Green"

Viva Lundin

Thursday, June 19, 2014 from 5:30 PM to 10:00 PM (CDT)

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Ticket Type Sales End Quantity
Youth Groups, Free, Open Seating
Open seating Pick up program and freebies at Patron Services Booth
Ended Free  
Green Champs, Suggested Donation $1,000
- 4 - 8 Movie bags with premium treats, beverage - 4 Signed DVDs - Meet the filmmakers - Name listed during film's credits thank yous - Name in Program Go to Patron Services to get wristband and goodies!
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Prairie Rocket, Suggested Donation $750
- 2 - 4 Movie bags with premium treats, beverage - 2 Signed DVDs - Meet the filmmakers - Name listed during film's credits thank yous - Name in Program Go to Patron Services Booth to get wristband and goodies!
Ended
Urbs in Horto, Suggested Donation $500
- 2 - 4 Movie bags with premium treats, beverage - More seats available in premium location - 2 Signed DVDs - Meet the filmmakers - Name listed in program Go to Patron Services Booth to get wristband and goodies!
Ended
Park Pals, Suggested Donation $100
- 4 Movie bags with treats, beverage - Meet the filmmakers - 2 DVDs - Name in Program Go to Patron Services Booth to get wristband and goodies!
Ended
Prairie Pals, Suggested Donation $50
- 2 Movie bags with treats, beverage - Meet the filmmakers -1 DVD - Name in Program Go to Patron Services Booth to get wristband and goodies!
Ended
Flower Buds, Suggested Donation $25
- Name in Program Go to Patron Services Booth to get wristband and goodies!
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Jens Jensen was a poet of the prairie, a maker of public parks and a prophet of conservation. This award-winning documentary follows his battles against corruption and the forces of industrial expansion to save the land and its people. 

AWARDS for Jens Jensen the Living Green

Hugo Awards, Chicago International Film Fest
Audience Award: Green Bay Film Festival: Best Director, Carey Lundin
Wild Rose Independent Film Festival:
Best Feature Documentary, Carey Lundin& Mark Frazel
Best Feature Documentary Director, Carey Lundin
Best Documentary Editing, Ilko Davidov
Best Documentary Music, Sam Hulick
Accolade Award of Excellence
Official Selection: Studio City International Film Festival, Architecture and Design Film Festival, International Documentary Film Association, One Earth Film Festival, Wild and Scenic Film Festival, Ft. Myers International Film Festival


June 19th 5:30 - 10PM

SCREENING & FUNDRAISER TO SUPPORT THE FILM 

This event is free and open to the public, but if you can support the film, we are accepting donations via our Fiscal Sponsor, Chicago Filmmakers, a 501c3

Your funds will help pay for: The Jens Jensen The Living Green Movement - 2014 campaign

Post Production: Errors and Omissions insurance, upres images for theatrical screenings, creation of broadcast master

Conservation Heroes Stories, create news pieces and branded short documentary profiles to support screenings and outreach efforts

PBS Carriage and Public Relations: coordinate screenings at schools, universities, conferences and on PBS

Summer Teen Programs: working with the National Park Service Eco-Justice camps,The Student Conservation Association, Chicago Park District's Teens Reimagining the Arts, Community and the Environment program

Travel: send the filmmaker to present to the Conference of Mayors in Dallas, film festivals and to make presentations to: architecture, preservation and educational organizations. 

THE PROGRAM

5:30  PIET OUDOLF, world renowned designer of the Lurie Garden, Cultural Center speech, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington  you must RSVP for this event

6:30  Loops & Variations Concert 

7:45  On stage, Director Carey Lundin, Piet Oudolf, WTTWs Goeffrey Baer

8:00  JENS JENSEN MOVIE plays

9:00  Q&A at stage with Lundin, Oudolf and special guests

WHAT TO DO AT PARK

Bring your paper ticket to the Patron Service Booth located on the west side of the reserved seating area, to pick up a wrist band, program and gift bag if you're donating.

 

GETTING THERE

Directions, Parking, Public Transit, Accessibility


Have questions about Celebrate sustainability! Millennium Park Premiere, "Jens Jensen The Living Green"? Contact Viva Lundin

When & Where


Millennium Park
Pritzker Pavilion
201 E Randolph St.
Chicago, IL 60601

Thursday, June 19, 2014 from 5:30 PM to 10:00 PM (CDT)


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Organizer

Viva Lundin

Viva Lundin is an Emmy-nominated production company that produces documetaries, web series, TV shows, commercials and PSAs on behalf of organ donation, youth voting campaigns, auto safety, clean air and conservation.   

Chicago Filmmakers, our fiscal sponsor, is a 37 year-old media arts organization that fosters the creation, appreciation and understanding of film and video as media for artistic and personal expression, as well as media of important social and community impact. Our mission is to provide an opportunity for artists to make films outside the mainstream marketplace, to distribute and exhibit this work, as well as to build audiences and to increase media attention for it. Recognizing the impact of mass media in contemporary society, it is additionally our goal to provide culturally diverse audiences with alternative images to those reflected in mainstream media and to broaden access to media education to include those typically left out of the process.

 

 

 

 

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