|An outdoor sneak screening of FUEL to jumpstart the theatrical opening this Friday!
FUEL, the ground-breaking award-winning documentary is electrifying audiences across the country by giving America a powerful wake-up call and inspiring more than 10,000 students who will be viewing the film in their classrooms throughout 2009 to join the Green Energy Revolution. Winner of the 2008 Sundance Film Festival Audience Award for Best Documentary, FUEL exposes shocking information about our nation’s dependence on foreign oil and issues a call-to-action to explore real solutions for our future. http://www.thefuelfilm.com
The film features an all-star cast and interviews with leading voices ranging from our nation’s leaders to Hollywood celebrities, including: JULIA ROBERTS, SHERYL CROW, LARRY HAGMAN, WILLIE NELSON, PRESIDENT JIMMY CARTER, ROBERT F. KENNEDY JR., LARRY DAVID, LAURIE DAVID & SIR RICHARD BRANSON.
Eye-Opening Documentary Explores Green Energy Solutions to America’s Addiction to Oil &Launching National Education Campaign to Challenge Youth to
“Change Your Fuel & Change the World”
To kick off this Campaign to Educate Youth — a Sneak Preview Outdoor Screening in advance of FUEL’s February 13th Theatrical Opening in LA will be held at on February 11 at 6:30PM at one of the busiest intersections in LA – at LA’s 1st & Only Renewable Fuel Station.
- Wednesday, February 11th, 2009
- Green Carpet Arrivals: 6:30pm
- Sneak Tour-Green Energy Bus: 6:30pm
- "Fuel" Screening: 7:30pm
- Q&A Panel: 9:30pm with Ed Begley Jr, Mariel Hemmingway, Josh Tickell Peter Fonda and other surprise guests.
- Josh Tickell, "Fuel" filmmaker
- Ed Begley Jr,
- Mariel Hemmingway
- Peter Fonda
- Lisa Ling (Oprah, CNN)
- James Kyson Lee ("Heroes")
- Tricia Helfer ("Battlestar Galactica")
- Jesse Csincsak ("The Bachelorette"; pro Snowboarder")
- Sara Jane Morris ("Brothers and Sisters")
- James Cromwell ("The Queen", "W")
- Stephen Collins ("7th Heaven")
- Teri Garr ("Tootsie", "Young Frankenstein")
- Rachelle Carson Begley (Planet Green's "Living with Ed")
- Bree Turner ("The Ugly Truth"), Dominic Monaghan ('Lost')
- Finola Hughes ("General Hospital", "Style Network Host")
- Plus more Celebrity guests and VIPs
- Conserv Fuel – LA's only renewal Fuel Station
- 11699 San Vicente Boulevard, Los Angeles, 90049
- Valet Parking available on Gotham & Barrington Pl.
*ON SITE: Celebrities will check out the latest green cars from GM & Tesla (who recently debuted a traffic-stopping $100,000+ electric sports car which goes
from 0 to 60 mph in 3.9 seconds).
ABOUT JOSH TICKELL:
Filmmaker Josh Tickell was selected by PRESIDENT BILL CLINTON for his Global Initiative on Climate Change. In 1997, Tickell set out on the road with a “Veggie Van” and a video camera and began filming FUEL. Over the course of his 11 year journey, Tickell traveled the world going to over 25 countries, authored two books, founded a nonprofit organization, and participated in jump-starting America’s Green Energy Revolution.
Learn more by visiting www.thefuelfilm.com