Liquid Denial, MoRUS's 6th Annual Film Fest

Event Date/time: 
Thu, 08/16/2018 - 8:30pm

Liquid Denial
MoRUS’s 6th Annual Film Fest
August 16th-19th, screenings start around 8:30pm
Located at 6th and B Garden for "A Global Look at Water Shortages"

Examining actions being taken to preserve water systems, improve access to clean safe water, and identifying water-related threats to health of
humans and the environment, the 6th Annual MoRUS Film Fest, LIQUID DENIAL will again take place in various community gardens throughout the East Village. Bringing attention to the incredible natural beauty of these community spaces and the role that they play in the education and
preservation of the natural ecosystems they are home to in the city, LIQUID DENIAL will run from August 16th-19th 2018. In case of rain films will be screened at the Museum of Reclaimed Urban Space, located at 155 Avenue C. More info here!

Showing the following films:

—-Water for Life: The Diary of Jay Z (short film): Hip hop impresario Shawn “Jay-Z” Carter, teams up with the United Nations to explore the
world wide water crisis in Africa. Produced by the UN Works Programme and MTV Networks. (00:18).
—-Flint: This timely drama depicts the story of a woman taking a stand against the powers that be along with her community in the face of the
toxic water crisis in Flint, Michigan. Queen Latifah, Betsy Brandt and Jill Scott star. (run time: 1:26)