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American Winter premiere! - February 14, 2013

Don’t forget – Joe and Harry Gantz’s film, American Winter, premieres this Sunday at the Portland Art Museum’s Whitsell Auditorium.

 

Online ticket sales have closed, but there will be tickets for sale at the door beginning at 2:30pm on Sunday.

 

Working with 211info, the filmmakers tell the stories of eight families struggling in the aftermath of the worst economic crisis in generations. Filmed over the course of one winter, American Winter captures a perfect storm of declining resources and a rising tide of need. This powerful film presents an intimate and evocative snapshot of the challenges facing our country.

 

American Winter premiere

Sunday, February 17 - 3 pm

Portland Art Museum Whitsell Auditorium

1219 SW Park Avenue

General admission is $11

 

Immediately following the premiere, the filmmakers will host a benefit reception for 211info.

 

211Info Benefit Reception

Sunday, February 17

Immediately following the film

Portland Art Museum– Fields Ballroom

Sign up online to attend

 

Looking at the worst economic crisis since the Great Depression from the eyes of everyday people

On 90.7fm KBOO

 

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