2018 Downstream Environmental Film Festival

Be Surprised * Be Amazed * Be Inspired!


Downstream Film Festival (inspiring short films)

Wednesday, February 21, 5:00-9:00 pm,

Imminent Brewing, 519 Division Street South, Unit 2, Northfield

We’ll be featuring three blocks of short films (under 30 minutes)—including documentaries, animation, narrative, and experimental—that have the potential to inform, inspire, challenge, and awaken audiences to the environmental challenges of our time.

Just Food Co-op will be providing complimentary Beer Cheese Soup, using Imminent Brewing Beer, and snacks. And Imminent Brewing will have several specialty beers on tap for purchase.



Film Schedule

5:00 pm Doors Open, Socialize, Eat Beer Cheese Soup and Popcorn, beverages for purchase

Additional break times to socialize and eat the second half of each hour of the festival.

6:00-6:30  pm  Minnesota Showcase

Seven Films by Minnesotans, including Northfield’s own Heriberto Rosas Jimenez!

7:00-7:30  pm  Water Around the World

Five Films highlighting water around the world, including film-makers from Iran, Norway, Great Britain, and Canada.

8:00-8:30  pm  Plights and Predicaments

Water problems and people problems and solutions from Alaska to Uganda.


Questions? Contact Kevin Strauss at (507) 786-3913 or email him at “kevin@crwp.net”

Please Visit and Support our Sponsors Online:

Imminent Brewing (Host Sponsor, Northfield)  

Just Food Co-Op (Food Sponsor, Northfield)

By All Means Graphics (Northfield)         Xcel Energy Foundation (Minnesota)

Neuger Communications  (Northfield)                                           State Bank of Faribault (Faribault)