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[Recap] “Agrofuels” & “The Dirty Truth About Coal”

“Anything that begins with good intentions, ends successfully.”
                                                                                 -Author Unknown
I don’t know who this quote is from, but I did hear it often while growing up, and I do find myself saying it to my daughter.
The same thing could be said about the Central Mass Film Festival(CMF2); it was created with good intentions and some very big aspirations.  Having had 2 screenings, the first event was held on October 20th, where we screened the short film “Cat Scratch”, along with the full-length feature “The Muse”. Continue reading [Recap] “Agrofuels” & “The Dirty Truth About Coal”

Second Screening event November 17th, 2012 – We packed the house!

CMF2’s second event was a bicycle-powered screening of Agrofuels and Dirty Truth About Coal followed by a discussion with filmmakers and activists on Saturday, November 17th at the Cantina Bar & Grill (385 Main St. in Worcester)  7 – 10 p.m.  Event featured live bands: Brendan Burns and Somerville Symphony Orkestar!  Free and open to the public.  All ages until 10pm.

Speakers included:

  • SHANNA CLEVELAND, Attorney, Conservation Law Foundation
  • DREW GRANDE, The Sierra Club MA, Beyond Coal campaign
  • JOEL WOOL, Clean Water Action
  • LOREN FEINSTEIN, Filmmaker / Composer Agrofuels
  • MATT FEINSTEIN, Filmmaker Agrofuels
  • ALEXIA PRICHARD, Filmmaker Closed Loop Films, Dirty Truth About Coal
  • SCOTT GUZMAN, Ciclovida / EMPOWER Energy Co-op
  • DANIA FLORES, Ciclovida / Co-op Power
  • ASHLEY TRULL, Ciclovida / Providence Pedicab Co-op