An Oregon Story Saving Our Beaches, Farmland & More – Film Showing

Saturday, May 18, 2024

2:30 pm - 4:30 pm


The Cannon Beach History Center & Museum is thrilled to host a film showing of the new documentary, “An Oregon Story: Saving our Beaches, Farmland and More” on Saturday, May 18, 2024 at 2:30 p.m.
This groundbreaking film delves into the heart of Oregon’s identity, showcasing its pioneering efforts of conservation and protection of its natural resources. The feature-length documentary, executive produced by Jim Gilbert, highlights Oregon’s innovative land-use planning program that has been a model for the nation. Through a compelling blend of archival footage and interviews, the film honors both the visionaries who established these vital policies and the dedicated individuals who have defended them over the past 50 years.
“Audiences will be taken on a journey through Oregon’s stunning landscapes, from its scenic beaches to its fertile farm and ranch lands,” said Joe Wilson, director of the documentary. “This film is not just about the beauty of Oregon, but also about the farsighted people who fought to protect it and the young generation who is now carrying the torch of environmental stewardship.”
“An Oregon Story” is more than a documentary; it’s a tribute to Oregon’s spirit and commitment to preserving its natural and agricultural heritage. The film has been shown in various theaters across Oregon, providing an opportunity for residents and visitors alike to witness the story of Oregon’s environmental triumph and ongoing efforts in land conservation.
Viewers are encouraged to check the film’s official website for the latest updates on showtimes and locations. The documentary’s release is a chance for communities across Oregon to come together and celebrate the state’s rich conservation legacy.
This film showing is free (but donations are gladly accepted), and will be held at the Cannon Beach History Center & Museum on Saturday, May 18, 2024 at 2:30 p.m. Doors for this event open at 2:00 p.m. Seating for this film showing is limited to 50 people and parking is extremely limited. The Museum is located at 1387 South Spruce Street in Cannon Beach, Oregon.
For further information, media inquiries, or to schedule an interview, please contact Jim Gilbert or Joe Wilson.
Jim Gilbert Joe Wilson
Phone: 503-502-6925 Phone: 503-528-4381
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