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Documentary Screening: Peace Out

Jul 6 2012 - 7:00pm
Jul 7 2012 - 4:30pm
Jul 8 2012 - 2:00pm
Jun 12 2012 - 9:00pm

Award Winning Canadian Documentary About The Energy Rush In NW​ Canada

Peace Out, the feature documentary about Northwestern Canada’s Hydro Mega project, Shale Gas Fracking, the Nuclear proposal, and the Tar Sands, a film that critics are hailing as passionate, fair, balanced, and breathtaking is coming to Edmonton’s Metro Cinema Theater this week.

Director/writer Charles Wilkinson (Down here, The Highlander, The Working Director) and producer Tina Schliessler (Bushwhack, The Dragon) self-financed this micro-budget feature documentary that’s been awarded the prestigious ‘Special Jury Prize’ at Toronto’s Hot Docs where it sewed up world distribution agreements.  The film was honored at the 2011 Vancouver International film festival where it won the NFB Most Popular Canadian Documentary, at the 2012 Available Light film festival where it won the Audience Choice Award, it was the official opening film at the 2012 Global Visions film festival in Edmonton.  Peace Out, released nationally by IndieCan Entertainment Inc. has been screened in theaters across the West, and has recently been picked up by both Super Channel and Air Canada. 

Audiences all across North America have been gob-smacked by the scale and pace of what’s going on up in our back yard.  They’ve also been captivated by the highly unusual no-blame, ‘we’re all in this together’ approach taken by the film. 

Show Times at the Metro Cinema Theater

  • Fri July 6th @ 7pm
  • Sat July 7th @ 4:30pm
  • Sun July 8th @ 2pm
  • Thurs July 12th @ 9pm

Media Contact:

Tina Schliessler- Producer
Shore Films Inc
604-929-8288
tinaschliessler [at] telus [dot] net
Info:  charleswilkinson.com

 

 

Location

Metro Cinema Garneau Theatre
8712 109 Street NW
Edmonton, AB T6G 1E9

Posted July 4, 2012 by AEN

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