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Wear Your Values: The Global Premiere of Riverblue

November 19 @ 3:30 pm - 6:00 pm

| $12

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Following international river conservationist, Mark Angelo, RiverBlue spans the globe to expose one of the world’s most pollutive industries, fashion. Narrated by clean water supporter Jason Priestley, this groundbreaking documentary examines the destruction of our rivers, its effect on humanity, and the solutions that inspire hope for a sustainable future.

On November 19, 20 cities worldwide are premiering the documentary to unveil facts the fashion industry doesn’t want you to know. The San Francisco premiere is followed by a lively Q&A with industry experts so you can walk away with actionable ways to buy better and wear your values on your sleeve. After the Q&A, continue the conversation over cocktails at ABV with the Bay Area’s industry insiders.

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MODERATOR

Kestrel Jenkins of Conscious Chatter

Kestrel is a storyteller & conscious style maven who believes fashion + ethics can jive, and maybe even thrive together. For over a decade, she’s been enthralled with asking questions about where our clothes are made, what they are made of and who made them.

Panelist 

Margot Lyons, Sustainability + Production Manager at Coyuchi

Coyuchi is one of the first companies to bring organic bedding and bath to the U.S. market over 25 years ago. We are committed to our core ideals; sustainability, minimally processed (pure) fibers, great design and a truly human commitment to our customers and employees. To us it’s more than a philosophy, it’s what we’re made of.

Ayesha Barenblat, Founder of Remake 

We’re a group of fashion enthusiasts that believe style and ethics go hand in hand. At Remake, we’re all about creating a better life for the women who make our clothes. Join the movement and help us make slow fashion the new industry standard.

Liza Moiseeva, Co-Founder of GlobeIn

GlobeIn is a social business dedicated to empowering remote artisans from around the world. Our main product is a monthly Artisan Box subscription, where every product fights poverty through job creation and fair wages. 

PARTNERS 

Fashion Revolution 

Fashion Revolution is a global movement that runs all year long. We celebrate fashion as a positive influence while also scrutinizing industry practices and raising awareness of the fashion industry’s most pressing issues. We aim to show that change is possible and encourage those who are on a journey to create a more ethical and sustainable future for fashion.

Wildlife Works 

Wildlife Works is an award winning pioneer in the voluntary carbon REDD+ market; protecting wildlife, forests and community through the development and sales of forest protection credits. On our Kenyan project site, we have the world’s only Carbon Neutral, Fair Trade apparel factory that protects wildlife.

Check out the trailer for the movie here.

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Date:
November 19
Time:
3:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Cost:
$12
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Venue

Roxie Theater
3117 16th St, San Francisco, CA 94103 United States
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