As part of a national event, Austin is one of dozens of cities hosting screenings of the documentary of Fixing the Future, where host David Brancaccio (of public radio’s Marketplace and NOW on PBS) visits people across America that are attempting a revolution: the reinvention of the American economy. Featuring communities using innovative approaches to create jobs and build sustainability, Fixing the Future inspires hope and renewal in tough economic times. Join us for an exclusive on-screen panel discussion after the movie, followed by tips from Cooperation Texas and others on what YOU can do to fix the future in Austin!
The film highlights effective, local practices such as: local business alliances, community banking, time banking/hour exchange, worker cooperatives and local currencies.
Following the documentary, audiences will enjoy an exclusive onscreen discussion panel featuring luminaries Bill McKibben, Majora Carter, Mike Brady and David Brancaccio.