DOC NYC 2017

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Happening: A Clean Energy Revolution Happening: A Clean Energy Revolution
Happening: A Clean Energy Revolution and Hot Grease
The Experimental City (Country: US; Year: 2017; Director: Chad Freidrichs)
The story of an experiment: the Minnesota Experimental City (MXC) a would-be city of tomorrow.
NYC premiere
Happening: A Clean Energy Revolution (Country: US; Year: 2017; Director: James Redford; Writer: James Redford)
Investigation of the use of renewables in the US.
NYC premiere
Hot Grease (Country: US; Year: 2017; Director: Sam Wainwright Douglas, Paul Lovelace, Jessica Wolfson)
Examination of the growing industry in biodiesel.
World premiere
The New Fire (Country: US; Year: 2017; Director: David Schumacher; Stars: Jeffrey Sachs, James Hansen, Ken Caldeira, Leslie Dewan, Jacob DeWitte)
Nuclear engineers try to find safe alternatives to the energy generation systems causing climate change.
NYC premiere

Filming sensations Mathieu Amalric on Pierre Léon, Jeanne Balibar and the sounds and colours of Barbara

Character arc Seth A Smith on filming with a two-year-old and bringing marbling to life in The Crescent

Keeping up appearances Marcello Martinessi on cultural conservatism and filmmaking honesty in The Heiresses

A different space Kelly Macdonald on working with Marc Turtletaub on Puzzle

Out of the past Susanna Nicchiarelli on Trine Dyrholm and the costume design in Nico, 1988

The iconic man Jonathan Baker on Becoming Iconic and Inconceivable

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