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No Impact Man screening Thursday May 23 2013 by Envirolution in Good Luck Macbeth Theater (midtown Reno) 713 S. Virginia Street Reno 89509
Thu, May 23, 2013 7pm to 9:30pm
713 S. Virginia Street Reno NV 89502 · Cost: 10
Apr 28, 2013

Do you want to learn how to live with less of an environmental impact?

The join Envirolution in screening of No Impact Man on Thursday May 23d and/or Friday May 24, 2013.

About the Film  No Impact Man is a 2009 American documentary film directed by Laura Gabbert and Justin Schein. The film, which premiered September 4, 2009, follows Colin Beavan and his family during their year-long experiment to have sustainable zero impact on the environment.The film mostly takes place in New York City.

Colin Beavan decides to completely eliminate his personal impact on the environment for the next year.

It means eating vegetarian, buying only local food, and turning off the refrigerator. It also means no elevators, no television, no cars, busses, or airplanes, no toxic cleaning products, no electricity, no material consumption, and no garbage.

No problem – at least for Colin – but he and his family live in Manhattan. So when his espresso-guzzling, retail-worshipping wife Michelle and their two-year-old daughter are dragged into the fray, the
No Impact Project has an unforeseen impact of its own.

Laura Gabbert and Justin Schein's film provides an intriguing inside look into the experiment that became a national fascination and media sensation, while examining the familial strains and strengthened bonds that result from Colin and Michelle’s struggle with their radical lifestyle change.

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Envirolution™ is a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to developing and scaling dynamic K-12 education, job training, leadership academy, and community outreach programs centered around green industries and green energy. We aim to drive the growth of the green economy, thus increasing the number of jobs available in green industries. Our community-based green economy solutions prepare the future and current workforce for green jobs while simultaneously increasing the public demand for green products and services.

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It is our intention to develop "Community Action Guides" to help us with taking action after viewing and discussing the film.

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No Impact Man screening Thursday May 23 2013 by Envirolution in Good Luck Macbeth Theater (midtown Reno) 713 S. Virginia Street Reno 89509