MAMARONECK, N.Y. -- The Lorax opens in theaters Friday and Mamaroneck and Larchmont residents will be able to see it for just $5 at Mamaroneck's Clearview Playhouse Saturday at 10 a.m.
The special showing is part of the Green Screen Film Festival, presented by the Village of Larchmont and the Village and Town of Mamaroneck, which will show seven other films for free over the next two weeks at various local locations. They are as follows:
The Lorax will be shown at the Mamaroneck Clearview Playhouse Saturday at 10 a.m. Children must be accompanied by an adult.Bag It will be shown at the Mamaroneck Library Saturday at 2 p.m. Sara Goddard, a local activist from Rye, will speak after the film. If you bring in the most clean plastic bags for the Food Pantry, you will win a prize.Fresh will be shown at the Larchmont Village Center Sunday at 2 p.m. Fresh filmmaker Ana Joanes will speak after the film, followed by a community picnic.No Impact Man will be shown at the Mamaroneck Town Center, Conference Room C, Monday at 7:30 p.m. The director and cinematographer Justin Schein will speak after the film.Extreme Ice: Stunning Adventure Photography, Melting Glaciers will be shown at the Mamaroneck Library March 10 at 1 p.m. Immediately following it will be Flow: For the Love of Water at 2 p.m. Following the two films, Elizabeth Royte, author of Bottlemania: How Water Went on Sale and How We Bought It, and Paul Gallay, executive director of Riverkeeper, will speak.Gasland will be shown at the Larchmont Village Center March 11 at 2 p.m. Paul Gallay, president of Riverkeeper, will talk about the practice of "fracking."Carbon Nation will be shown at the Mamaroneck Town Center, Conference Room C, March 12 at 7:30 p.m. George Klein, Sierra Club activist, will speak after.
All movies are recommended for ages 12 and older. Fresh is appropriate for ages 10 and over and The Lorax is rated PG.
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