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New College invites public to free film about seal level rise

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The Island President a film by John Shenk

WEDU's Community Cinema takes Sea Level Rise out of the headlines and makes it personal. President Mohamed Nasheed of the Maldives is a man with a bigger problem than any other world leader has ever faced — the literal survival of his country and everyone in it. After bringing democracy to the Maldives, he must now ensure that his tiny country doesn’t disappear under rising sea-levels.

WHEN: April 30th at 6:30 pm, followed by discussion

WHERE: The Mildred Sainer Pavilion at New College of Florida. 5313 Bay Shore Road, Sarasota

WHO: Presented by ITVS, Community Cinema, WEDU, and New College of Florida

RSVP: Free, but seating is limited.