Event Description courtesy of Vermont Public: https://www.vermontpublic.org/2024-01-04/feb-13-underdog-film-screening-in-montpelier
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In underdog, a Vermont dairy farmer risks losing the only home he's ever known to chase his dreams of dog mushing in Alaska. Revealed in intimate vérité, Doug at first presents as a modern Quixote, but then finds to his delight that sometimes the world can be as he imagines. The resonance of the journey extends to all who have faced down loneliness, isolation and the struggle to make sense of forces beyond control.
Following the screening of this full-length documentary, stick around for a Q&A with:
Tommy Hyde - producer/writer director/editor/cinematographer
Aaron Woolf - producer/writer
Jessie Witscher - Farm First Farmer Peer Coordinator
Eva Griffin - Farm First Resource Coordinator
Hosted by Vermont Public senior reporter Bob Kinzel
Doors open: 6:00 p.m.
Event Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Savoy Theater
26 Main St. Montpelier, VT 05602
6:00 p.m. - Doors Open
6:35 p.m. - Welcome message
6:40 p.m. - Film screening Begins
8:00 p.m. - Film screening ends, Q&A begins
8:30p.m. - Event ends
Is there a cost to attend?
No, but seating is limited so please reserve your free tickets in advance.
Please let us know if you are not able to join us so that we may release your tickets to someone else.
What are my parking options for the event?
Metered street parking and paid lots are available near the theater.
Will there be food available at the event?
Yes, the concession stand will be open with snacks, soft drinks and alcoholic beverages.
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
No, your name will be on the registration list at the door.
Will this event be broadcast?
This event will not be broadcast or recorded.
If you have additional questions please reach out to Vermont Public:
Send them a message here or call 800-639-2192, 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.