Media That Matters Film Festival in Lowell

Check out this press release from United Teen Equality Center and Lowell Telecommunications Corporation, around screenings and discussions around Media That Matters Film Festival screenings next Wednesday and Thursday, January 11 & 12th:

Lowell Telecommunications Corporation (LTC), the Pollard Memorial Library, the Revolving Museum, and the United Teen Equality Center (UTEC) are thrilled to present the Media That Matters Film Festival in Lowell on January 11 and 12, 2006. The film festival is produced by MediaRights, “an organization dedicated to maximizing the impact of social-issue documentaries by connecting filmmakers, educators, nonprofits, and youth.” Lowell’s two day film festival will include a complete screening of the 5th Annual Media that Matters Film Festival and some films from the 4th Annual Medial That Matters Film Festival. These films will be grouped according to theme and followed by a discussion. Themes include youth and politics, youth in the information age, gay, lesbian, and transgender youth, and youth and the environment. Food and beverages will be provided, and all events are free and open to the public. For more information, contact Beth Brassel at the Pollard Memorial Library at 978-970-4122, Jason Daniels at LTC at 978-458-5400 or Cara Powers at UTEC at 978-441-9949.

Wednesday, January 11, 2006 from 5 PM to 8 PM @ the Revolving Museum LAB, 181 Market Street, Lowell

5th Annual Media That Matters Film Festival

This complete screening of the 5th Annual Media That Matters Film Festival will be hosted by the Revolving Museum in its LAB space at 181 Market Street and feature performances by teens from UTEC. Food and beverages will be provided. Free and open to the public. For more information, contact Jason Daniels at LTC at 978-458-5400.

Thursday, January 12, 2006 from 3:30 PM to 6 PM at the Pollard Memorial Library, 401 Merrimack Street, Lowell

More Media That Matters

Films from the 4th and 5th Annual Media That Matters Film Festivals will be screened at the Pollard Memorial Library. Short films of a similar theme will be shown together and followed by a discussion. Food and beverages will be provided. Free and open to the public. For more information, contact Beth Brassel at the Pollard Memorial Library at 978-970-4122 or Cara Powers at UTEC at 978-441-9949.

Thursday, January 12, 2006 from 3:30 PM to 8 PM at UTEC, 106 Merrimack Street, Lowell

More Media That Matters

Films from the 4th and 5th Annual Media That Matters Film Festivals will be screened at United Teen Equality Center (UTEC.) Short films of a similar theme will be shown together and followed by a discussion. Food and beverages will be provided. Free and open to the public. For more information, contact Beth Brassel at the Pollard Memorial Library at 978-970-4122 or Cara Powers at UTEC at 978-441-9949.

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One Response to Media That Matters Film Festival in Lowell

  1. Colin says:

    Thanks Danielle, I posted the info with links on the ACMEBoston events calender.

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