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  • AWARDS & FESTVIALS

    Jun 10, 2015     Adam Merrifield   0 Comment     The Newsroom

    DRYING FOR FREEDOM WINS AWARDS The documentary DRYING FOR FREEDOM has had a successful run of awards and festival screenings.  Check out the list below: AWARDS: UK CLIMATE WEEK AWARD (UK), Best Artistic Response COSTA RICA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL, Best Environmental Feature ECOCUP FILM FESTVIAL (Moscow), Best Environmental Feature OFFICIAL SELECTION: Eco Focus Environmental Film Festival, USA Awareness Film Festival, USA Film Fest Twain H...

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  • BLOG UPDATES FROM AROUND THE WORLD

    Jun 10, 2015     Adam Merrifield   0 Comment     The Newsroom

    THE CLOTHES LINE CAMPAIGN GLOBAL HANG OUT Drying For Freedom is not just a movie, it highlights the global campaign to encourage people to hang laundry to dry outside as a positive environmental action. At Drying For Freedom HQ we are encouraged to see people talking about and sharing ideas on how to hang out... check out these latest blogs from around the world talking about clotheslines and the issues the film raises. The Times and Democrat Cloth...

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  • HANG OUT ACROSS PLANET EARTH

    Apr 19, 2013     Adam Merrifield   1 Comment     The Newsroom

    HANG OUT across planet Earth: Global environmental festival premieres award winning eco doc  The DRYING FOR FREEDOM HANGING OUT FESTIVAL, a global festival bringing together thousands of environmental enthusiasts organising their own screenings of the award-winning eco movie DRYING FOR FREEDOM  to show how everyone can make a difference between 19th April and 5th May. With events 20 screenings planned in China, Australia, Canada, USA and in the U...

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  • HANGING OUT FESTIVAL

    Mar 4, 2013     Adam Merrifield   0 Comment     The Newsroom

    Organise a screening of the award winning environmental documentary The DRYING FOR FREEDOM HANGING OUT FESTIVAL is a global film festival showcasing the award winning environmental movie Drying For Freedom in venues across planet Earth. Launching on 19th April 2013 to celebrate America’s NATIONAL HANGING OUT DAY and running for 10 days, the festival aims to screen the movie in over 300 venues in 20 different countries.  The festival will bring...

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  • FILM HANGS OUT IN RUSSIA

    Feb 25, 2013     Adam Merrifield   0 Comment     The Newsroom

    Director Steven Lake Hangs Out at the Russian film premiere. The award winning documentary premieres in Moscow on 2nd March at the EcoCup International Environmental Film Festival.  Documentary director, Steven Lake, will be attending the premiere and participating in an audience Q&A after the film.  This is the first time the movie has been shown in Russia where there is a growing environmental movement. Steven has commented "In every st...

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  • MELBOURNE’S SUSTAINABLE LIVING FESTIVAL PREMIERE

    Feb 16, 2013     Adam Merrifield   1 Comment     The Newsroom

    "Drying for Freedom" is headlining this weekend's Sustainable Living Festival at Federation Square in Melbourne. The film is the headline screening on Saturday night at 9.30pm and with a weather forecast of 34c, it should be a perfect evening for watching a film on the giant outdoor screen. Deckchairs will be up for grabs but otherwise the audience can sit on the warm stone floor. Having already seen the film in Southampton on a cold autumn ev...

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  • CLOTHESLINE MOVIE PREMIERES DOWN UNDER

    Feb 1, 2013     Adam Merrifield   0 Comment     The Newsroom

    SUSTAINABLE LIVING FESTIVAL SCREENS DOCUMENTARY Drying For Freedom has hung out at festivals worldwide and now the documentary premieres in Australia on 16th Feb as part of the Transition Film Festival running alongside the Sustainable Live Festival in Melbourne.  We are really excited about the screening in the country where rotary clothes lines are a common day fixture and would like to thank Hills Home & Lifestyle for all their support whi...

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  • BEST ENVIRONMENTAL FEATURE

    Nov 21, 2012     Adam Merrifield   0 Comment     The Newsroom

    FILM RECOGNISED FOR IMPORTANT MESSAGE Drying For Freedom has won BEST ENVIRONMENTAL FEATURE at the Costa Rica International Film Festival! The Costa Rica International Film Festival is an exciting and important international destination for independent films showcasing an incredibly diverse array of short and feature films from across the world.  The international festival brings filmmakers from every country together to meet, discuss and share ...

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  • AMERICAN CONSERVATION FESTIVAL

    Nov 3, 2012     Adam Merrifield   0 Comment     The Newsroom

    AMERICAN CONSERVATIONIST GATHER The 10th American Conservation Film Festival screens the award winning documentary Drying For Freedom on 3rd and 4th November. The host for the festival is Shepherd University, a liberal arts institution located one hour from Washington, D.C., in historic Shepherdstown, West Virginia.  The motivating force behind the American Conservation Film Festival (ACFF) is the power of imagery to inform and inspire. As env...

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  • PURBECK ENVIRONMENTAL EVENING

    Oct 1, 2012     Adam Merrifield   0 Comment     The Newsroom

    PURBECK ECO EVENING AT A CASTLE The award-winning eco documentary Drying For Freedom will be screened as part of the unique Environmental Evening at the Purbeck Film Festival on 25th October at Durlston Castle.  The evening is supported by The Co-operative and PEAT and aims to raise environmental awareness.  The award-winning eco film GASLAND will be shown alongside DRYING FOR FREEDOM at the event with an open discussion afterwards on the issues th...

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