February 2018 Films For Change: Idle Threat

February Films for Change presented by the City of Kamloops in partnership with Transition Kamloops will be the documentary film, “Idle Threat – Man On Emission.”

Details: February 28, 2018 at the TRU Clock Tower, doors open at 6:30 pm, show and panel
Join the discussion following the film. Panelists include:

  • Greg Baytalan: Interior Health – Community health perspective on idling
  • Glen Cheetham: Sustainability Services, City of Kamloops – current corporate/community initiatives re idling reduction, including bylaw development
  • Jim Gudjonson: TRU campus/corporate idling perspective
  • Gina Morris: Kamloops Moms for Clean Air – community air quality perspective
Synopsis: Idle Threat is a lively look at one man’s spirited struggle to improve public health by raising awareness about idling’s impact, starting in New York City. Against all odds, he succeeds, helping improve local air quality, and in the process gains world-wide recognition for the anti-idling cause, with articles featured in the Wall Street Journal, New Yorker magazine, and the Financial Times.
 Trailer: Idle Threat

Past Kamloops Films For Change

Nov 29, 2017; In Pursuit of Silence; Shambala Meditation Group

Oct 25, 2017; Tomorrow; Transition Kamloops

Jan 25, 2017; Just Eat It; Kamloops Food Policy Council

Oct 26, 2016; Maker; Kamloops Makerspace

April 27, 2016; Inhabit; Interior Community Services (Permaculture Kamloops)

Apr 22, 2016; Clean Energy and the Case for Hope; BC Sustainable Energy Association

Mar 30, 2016; Designing a Great Neighbourhood; Transition Kamloops

Feb 24, 2016; Milk; Breastfeeding Matters in Kamloops

Jan 27, 2016; This Changes Everything; Council of Canadians

Oct 28, 2015; Chasing Ice; Kamloops 350

Sep 30, 2015; Wisdom to Survive; Transition Kamloops

Apr 29, 2015; Symphony of Soil; Kamloops Food Policy Council

Mar 4, 2015; Water on the Table; Council of Canadians

Jan 29, 2015; Queen of The Sun: What are the bees telling us?; GE Free Kamloops

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