"Return of the River" (2013) 69 minutes
Classic Cinemas Lake Theatre, 1022 Lake Street, Oak Park, IL
After the film, there will be time for discussion with Goldman Environmental Prize recipient Kim Wasserman, director of organizing and strategy for Little Village Environmental Justice Organization. River Forest President Cathy Adduci will facilitate the discussion.
"Return of the River" offers a story of hope and possibility amid grim environmental news. It is a film for our time: an invitation to consider crazy ideas that could transform the world for the better. It features an unlikely success story for environmental and cultural restoration.
This film kicks of our Saturday schedule at Lake Theatre in downtown Oak Park. Stay in the area after the film to enjoy the shops and restaurants of downtown Oak Park. Several restaurants deals for festival goers. Specials TBA.