The City Playhouse rolled out the 'Green' carpet for two days of
award winning and celebrated environmental films. Included in the
two days were 20 on-site environmental vendors, information kiosks,
activities and refreshments. Cathy's Crawly Composters had a booth
at the theater demonstrating the environmental benefits of the worms.
Some of the featured films included: A Crude Awakening: The Oil
Crash: The story of how our civilization's addiction to oil puts
it on a collision course with geology. Today the US imports more
than two-thirds of its oil and has only 2% of the world's oil reservesA.
s cheap,a bundant oil starts to run out, the world is set to change
in the next 20 years. Another of the over dozen films featured Who
Killed The Electric Car?: America's first electric car was launched
by GM in 1997. The first perfect car of the modern age requiring
no gas, no oil, no mufflers or brake changes. By 2003 they were
all gone. Why? Official Selection of 2006 Sundance Film Festival.
Narrated by Martin Sheen.