Catching the Sun hits theatres in April 2016!

CMG Action Grantee Shalini Kantayya's feature film Catching the Sun will be making it's nationwide debut this April, 2016! The award-winning film follows the lives of previously unemployed workers getting acclimated with jobs in the solar industry and shows how clean energy solutions, in particular solar energy, is accessible, affordable - and necessary.   CMG met Shalini at the Camden International Film Festival in September of 2015 and awarded her a $10,000 Action Grant for her Suncatcher video campaign which builds on Catching the Sun, to engage and empower local communities across the country with the tools to access and advocate for solar energy on a local level.

The screenings aim to gather support and motivation for a movement toward a global movement toward renewable sources.  Catching the Sun will be screened nationwide on the following dates and locations:

4/1 - New York City

4/8 - Los Angeles, CA

4/12 - Washington DC

4/12 - Alexandria, VA

4/12- Austin, TX

4/12 - San Diego, CA

4/12 - Emeryville, CA

4/12 - Oakland, CA

4/13 - Chicago, IL

4/13 - Sacramento, CA

4/13 - San Jose, CA

4/13 - Berkeley, CA

4/13 - Seattle, WA

4/19 - Atlanta, GA

4/19 - Cambridge, MA

4/19 - Denver, CO

4/19 - Raleigh, NC

4/19 - Newark, NJ

4/19 - Elizabeth, NJ

4/19 - Phoenix, AZ

4/19 - Boston, MA

4/19 - Honolulu, HI

4/20 - Buffalo, NY

4/20 - Hamilton, NJ

4/20 - Greensboro, NC

4/20 - Houston, TX

4/20 - Las Vegas, NV

4/20 - New Orleans, LA

4/20 - Harvey, LA

4/20 - Portland, OR

Want a host a viewing of Shalini's film in your city?  Get involved HERE.

Watch the trailer for Catching the Sun below: