A Fierce Green Fire: Online Encore
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Join American Masters and Filmmaker, Mark Kitchell, for an online only encore of "A Fierce Green Fire" on Wednesday, April 23rd at 5:30 PM EST/ 2:30 PM PST.
A Fierce Green Fire - Full Film
American Masters: A Fierce Green Fire is the first big-picture exploration of the environmental movement, spanning 50 years of activism. Chronicling the largest movement of the 20th century, the film tells vivid stories about people fighting – and succeeding – against the odds, from the Grand Canyon to Love Canal, from the oceans to the Amazon. A film by Academy Award-nominee Mark Kitchell.
Duration: 54min 21sec
- American Masters
Award-winning biography series, celebrating our arts and culture.
- Mark Kitchell
Mark Kitchell is best known for Berkeley in the Sixties, which won the Sundance Audience Award in 1990, was nominated for an Academy Award, and won other top honors. It has become a well-loved classic, one of the defining documentaries about the protest movements of the 1960s. Kitchell went to NYU film school, where he made The Godfather Comes to Sixth St., a cinema verité look at his neighbors caught up in filming The Godfather II – for which he received another (student) Academy Award nomination.
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