Opening Night Parties

An interior space at DIRTT (Doing It Right This Time). DIRTT shares solutions for sustainable interior construction and ideas about how to build better. Its penthouse showroom has been transformed into a Green Learning Center. Photo © 2018 DIRTT Environmental Solutions.

An interior space at DIRTT (Doing It Right This Time). DIRTT shares solutions for sustainable interior construction and ideas about how to build better. Its penthouse showroom has been transformed into a Green Learning Center. Photo © 2018 DIRTT Environmental Solutions.

Friday, March 1

DIRTT, 325 N. Wells St.
#1000 (10th Floor), Chicago

Opening Night Launch Party

5:30 to 8:30 p.m.
$20, includes reception

It’s opening night at the One Earth Film Festival! Perfect for a date night or night out with friends. Everyone is welcome to celebrate the launch of our 8th season at one of the city’s most unique spaces overlooking the Chicago River. Open to all, non-members and members.

Enjoy savory heavy hors d'oeuvres, wine, beer, and soft drinks as you mix and mingle with friends. Meet “Youth Unstoppable” director Slater Jewell-Kemker and “Dreaming of a Vetter World” director Bonnie Hawthorne, and chat with other filmmakers who are putting their vision and passion for a more livable and equitable world on full display in their art. Don’t miss a chance to talk with Young Filmmakers Contest winners as well as jury members about themes emerging in this year’s contest entries.

Learn about the Chicago Agreement for Climate and Community and ways to get involved in climate action.

One Earth members at the Director level and above enjoy free admission to this event. Find out how you can become a member at oneearthfilmfest.org/members.

Opening Night After Party

8:30 to 10 p.m.
$20, includes reception

Take the opportunity to linger longer in a smaller, more intimate gathering. Join us for a dessert and champagne reception. Filmmakers will offer toasts to work together toward a better tomorrow for our common home. Open to all, non-members and members.

One Earth members at the Cast level and above enjoy free admission to this event. Find out how you can become a member at oneearthfilmfest.org/members/

ADA compliant accessible venue.

Meet filmmakers and lead subjects

David Vetter’s daughter  Allison Vetter .

David Vetter’s daughter Allison Vetter.

‘Dreaming of a Vetter World’ Director  Bonnie Hawthorne .

‘Dreaming of a Vetter World’ Director Bonnie Hawthorne.

‘Dreaming of a Vetter World’ Director  Bonnie Hawthorne .

‘Dreaming of a Vetter World’ Director Bonnie Hawthorne.

‘Youth Unstoppable’ Director  Slater Jewell-Kemker.

‘Youth Unstoppable’ Director Slater Jewell-Kemker.

Looking for other fun outing ideas? One Earth Film Festival invites you to 5 OEFF After Hours Events and our Festival Wrap Party. Learn more here: https://www.oneearthfilmfest.org/special-events/