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Free Film Screening: The Burden

Aaron Marquez

  • Operation Free

Joe Knott

  • Lieutenant Colonel (Retired), U.S. Army,
  • Sustainability PhD Student, ASU

In celebration of ASU's Salute to Service Week, join us for a free screening of The Burden: Helping Free America of Fossil Fuel Dependence. The U.S. military is waging war against its toughest foe ever—oil dependence—seen by the armed forces as one of the greatest threats to American prosperity, security, and lives. Hear testimonial from top Department of Defense representatives as they discuss how they are working to break dependence on oil and move towards a renewable-energy future.

Aaron Marquez of Operation Free and Joe Knott of ASU's School of Sustainability will host a post-film discussion.

View trailer here.

Free parking is available at the Brickyard Parking Garage. Bring your ticket and the theater will validate.

Attendees are encouraged to bring their eWaste to this event. Any electronic item that has a cord or takes batteries can be recycled. Potential items include: cell phones, mice, keyboards, monitors, old computers, alarm clocks, chargers, and any media such as cds, disks, flashdrives, and film.

Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Doors open 6:30 p.m.
Showtime 7:00 p.m.