Current Revolution


Yerba Buena Center for the Arts Thu, Sep 13, 2018 4:00 PM
Film Info
Director:Roger Sorkin
Year of Production:2018
Premiere Status:World Festival Premiere
Topic:Clean Energy
Climate Action
Sustainable Cities
Science & Technology
Running Time:40 min.


From substations to gas stations, boardrooms to military bases -- this film tells the story of America’s energy industry on the brink of massive change. Whether it fails, prevails or adapts, the outcome will profoundly affect us all.

This is the first in a series of new films about the future of the U.S. energy grid from American Resilience Project, producers of Green Film Fest 2017 award-winner Tidewater.

Expected guests: Director Roger Sorkin; Producer Nate Birnbaum; Rev. Dr. Gerald Durley, Board Chair, Interfaith Power & Light; Jason Kaminsky (discussion emcee), SFGFF Board & COO, kWh Analytics

2018 Green Fire Award Finalist

Program Sponsor:

Honda Oakland

Roger SorkinRoger Sorkin is an award-winning producer, writer and director specializing in the nexus between environment, energy and national security. He has been creating films and other media for a variety of NGO, government and nonprofit clients for over two decades. Roger is an alumnus of the U.S. Army War College’s National Security Seminar and a fellow with the Truman National Security Project, where he also serves as a surrogate speaker for their Operation Free campaign.

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