Connected–Wednesday 10 April 2013

The WVC Global Citizenship Committee is proud to present a screening of
Connected: An Autobiography about Love, Death & Technology
a feature documentary by filmmaker Tiffany Shlain  http://connectedthefilm.com
FREE screening, followed by Q&A with Tiffany Shlain, begins at 5:00 PM in the WVC Campus Center on Wednesday 10 April.
This documentary explores what it means to be connected in the 21st century. Shlain reveals the surprising ties that link us not only to the people we love but also to the world at large.
We invite you to make this important film and talk an integral part of your classes. Everyone is welcome. Bring your students, family and friends! And please help us to spread the word by printing and distributing the attached flyer. Thank you. We look forward to seeing you there.
This event is organized by the WVC Global Citizenship Committee and is funded by the SB 70 Global Entrepreneurship grant.
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Students captivated by Shlain's documentary. Photo by DMG.

Students captivated by Shlain’s documentary. Photo by DMG.

This event was an absolute success! About 200 students, faculty and community members attended the screening. After the screening, Tiffany Shlain spoke about the processes she engages in making her films, and about her film studio, The Moxie Institute, and her team’s latest interacitve project, a short “cloud film” series, made by crowd sourcing, called Let it Ripple: Mobile Films for Global Change. Here is an example, one short film titled Brain Power: From Neurons to Networks.
After the screening, Shlain addressing the audience. Photo by DMG.

After the screening, Shlain addressing the audience. Photo by DMG.

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