Event
Apr.01.2017

AmDocs Film Festival Screenings for HAPPENING

Palm Springs, California

A work-in-progress screening of Happening at the American Documentary Film Festival in Palm Springs, on Saturday, April 1 7:00-9:00 pm.

Camelot Theatres, Aud #1 2300 E Baristo Road
Palm Springs,  CA 92262

To Purchase Tickets through the AmDocs ticket issuer Click Here

Event
Aug.09.2016

WATERSHED screening at the Smithsonian Institution’s Anacostia Community Museum

Anacostia Community Museum, Washington, DC

Friday, August 19, 2016, 11 AM – 12 PM

The Anacostia Community Museum is one of the nineteen Smithsonian museums and research centers. They are physically located in the historic Washington, DC southeast neighborhood of Anacostia.

Their mission is to create dialogues about issues that pertain to urban communities at the regional, national, and international levels.  Currently the museum has an urban waterways initiative that is funded by EPA, which investigates issues related to river ecology and watershed conservation.  Their locus of research involves Washington, DC’s Anacostia River, watershed and associated tributaries.  They also collaborate with local, regional, and national partners as part of this program initiative.  The Smithsonian sees their initiative as one of great strategic importance to its educational mission to further public science education.

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Event
Jun.21.2016

WATERSHED Screening at NatureBridge

Marin Headlands, California

Tuesday, June 21, 2016 | 6 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Sunset Building, Marin Headlands, Fort Cronkhite, Bldg. 1054

NatureBridge and The Redford Center invite you to a screening of Watershed:  Exploring A New Water Ethic for The New West. Narrated by Robert Redford and produced by James Redford and Jill Tidman, this award-winning film explores threats to the Colorado River and reveals a new water ethic for the 21st century.

This special evening will open with hor d’oeuvres and drinks. After the film, stay for Q & A and a conversation between The Redford Center’s Executive Director, Jill Tidman, and NatureBridge’s Golden Gate Director, Aaron Rich, about education’s role in advancing water conservation in the American west.

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Press
May.05.2016

Sally Jewell sees progress in Colorado River talks

The Desert Sun
Interior Secretary Jewell sees important progress on a new bi-national accord for the Colorado River. Read More
Press
Mar.13.2014

Will Ferrell Takes on Robert Redford for BSSP, Raise the River

Media Bistro
Sausalito, CA-based Butler, Shine, Stern & Partners are rolling out a new campaign today for Raise the River. Read More
News
Sep.10.2013

Our Elysium: Matt Damon, Robert Redford, and the Colorado River

Huffington Post
The movie Elysium, starring Matt Damon and Jodie Foster, didn’t get amazing reviews, but I really liked it. I thought it was a good allegory not just of a likely future we may face, but of many things about our current situation, even here in the U.S. Read More
Press
Sep.09.2013

Robert Redford encourages Phoenicians to raise the river

The Examiner
A comedian - like Sinbad or David Spade - occasionally passes through. But Phoenicians seldom get to see movie star icons. Saturday night, September 7, there was a lot of oohing going on, as Robert Redford appeared at the Arizona Science Center in Phoenix to support the Raise the River Campaign. Read More
Press
Aug.17.2013

Actor Robert Redford visits Valley to push Colorado River’s revival

AZ Central
Actor and environmentalist Robert Redford remembers with awe the first time he floated on the Colorado River — and with shock the first time he learned that the lifeblood of the Grand Canyon and the entire Southwest doesn’t reach the sea. Read More
Press
Mar.26.2013

Documentary film traces end of Colorado River

KPCW
Filmmaker James Redford and producer Jill Tidman will be on hand at 7 p.m. this Thursday at Pepperdine for a free community screening of their documentary film “Watershed”. Read More
Press
Dec.16.2012

‘Watershed’ documentary examines hopeful options for Colorado River

Arizona Daily Star
A new movie by the Robert Redford family seeks to change the Colorado River. Read More
Press
Oct.18.2012

Preserving the Colorado River

KNPR
James Redford (son of Robert Redford) has produced a documentary film about rethinking water usage in the American Southwest. Read More
Press
Oct.09.2012

Redford-produced water documentary debuts in Las Vegas

Las Vegas Review-Journal
A documentary charting conflict and conservation on the Colorado River will make its Las Vegas debut next week with a special screening at the Springs Preserve, near U.S. Highway 95 and Valley View Boulevard. Read More
Press
Aug.27.2012

“Watershed - Building Better Batteries

KCPW
The Colorado River, which flows through 1,450 miles of the Southwest desert, provides life-giving water to 30 million people. Read More
Press
Aug.21.2012

“Watershed” Moment with James Redford

Seachange
Named for the rich red dirt that once colored its rushing waters, the Colorado River has been dammed, diverted and drained to a trickle of its former self. Read More
Press
Jul.25.2012

Robert Redford Says Problems With Colorado River Are Solvable

KPBS
Actor Robert Redford has teamed up with his son Jamie to film a new documentary Watershed. Read More
Press
Jul.20.2012

Southwestern Drought, in Fact and Film

The New York Times
Like the actors in “A Chorus Line”, different regions of the United States have had their moments in the spotlight as droughts gave them stories to tell. Last year it was the Deep South and especially Texas and Oklahoma. Read More
Press
May.02.2012

Robert Redford Tells the Colorado River’s Epic Story

Origin Magazine
Robert Redford has always loved the landscapes of the West, and his classic roles as the outlaw Sundance Kid and mountain man Jeremiah Johnson are now part of Western lore. Read More
Press
Apr.15.2012

Filmmakers Robert and Jamie Redford on Saving Our Rivers

Outside Magazine
These days it’s de rigeur for movie stars to adopt environmental causes—think Mark Ruffalo on fracking, Ted Danson on oceans. Read More
Press
Mar.30.2012

Robert Redford and Son Team Up for Colorado River Documentary

Perez Hilton
James Redford has teamed up with his dad to make an eye-opening documentary about the Colorado River. The two are aiming to raise awareness of the need for water conservation and the unsustainable and growing demands placed on the water system that runs through the Colorado River. Read More
Press
Mar.26.2012

Robert Redford puts star power behind Colorado River film

Reuters
Actor-director Robert Redford, a longtime environmental activist, is hoping his star power will spread the word about the Colorado River system, which conservationists believe is endangered from years of development and global warming. Read More
Press
Mar.25.2012

Filmmakers: Give the Colorado River a Chance

Discovery News
The mighty Colorado River begins life in the Rocky Mountains, and stretches 1,450 miles from one end to the other, crossing the Southwestern United States and into Mexico before emptying into the Gulf of California. Read More