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WATCH

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SCREENINGS

See STORM LAKE at a festival or through a community screening near you. Screenings may be in-person, virtual, or hybrid; please be sure to click through for details. Interested in hosting a screening or using the film in your work? We’d love to connect with you – email stormlake@redowlpartners.com to book a screening, and visit our Host a Screening page to view our resources for screening hosts. 

June 2-6, 2021
Durham, NC
Full Frame Documentary Film Festival
June 16-25, 2021
Provincetown, MA
Provincetown Film Festival
June 22-27, 2021
Silver Spring, MD
AFI Docs
June 3 - July 11, 2021
New Zealand
Doc Edge
July 31 - August 7, 2021
Woods Hole, MA
Woods Hole Film Festival
August 19-22, 2021
Duluth, MN
Duluth Superior Film Festival
August 19-22, 2021
Mineral Wells, TX
Crazy About Film Festival
August 25-29, 2021
Middlebury, VT
Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival
August 23-29, 2021
Birmingham, AL
Sidewalk Film Festival
August 24-31, 2021
New Zealand
Virtual On-Demand Viewing, Geo-Restricted
Doc Edge Film Festival Virtual Bubble
September 9-13, 2021
Great Barrington, MA
Virtual On-Demand Viewing Sept. 9-12 in Connecticut, Massachusetts and New York
Berkshire International Film Festival
September 17-19, 2021
Winterset, IA
Special Event Screening Sept. 19 at 2pm With Filmmakers + Subject Art Cullen, Moderated by Keri Anderson, Winterset Madisonian
The Iowa Theater
September 17-30, 2021
Iowa City, IA
Special Event Screening Sept. 17 at 7:30pm With Filmmakers + Subjects (Cullen Family), Moderated by James Q. Lynch, Politics Reporter, Cedar Rapids Gazette
FilmScene at The Chauncey
September 18, 2021
Des Moines, IA
Special Outdoor Screening Sept. 18 at 8pm With Filmmakers + Subjects, Moderated by Kathleen Richardson, Dean of the School of Journalism at Drake University.
Varsity Cinema*
September 21, 2021
Algona, IA
Special Event Screening Sept. 21 at 7:30pm With Filmmakers + Subjects (the Cullen Family), Moderated by Kyle Munson, President of Western Iowa Journalism Foundation.
Fridley Theatres - Algona - State 5
September 16-23, 2021
Storm Lake, IA
Special Premiere Screening Sept. 16 at 7:30pm With Filmmakers + Subjects (Cullen Family), Moderated by Iowa Writer Chuck Offenburger.
Fridley Theatres - Vista 3
September 22, 2021
Marshalltown, IA
Special Screening Event September 22 at 7:30pm with 9/22 at 7:30pm with Film Subject Tom Cullen, moderated by Bob Leonard, KNIA/KRLS Radio.
Fridley Theatres - Marshalltown - Plaza 9
September 22-29, 2021
Detroit, MI
Virtual On-Demand Viewing Sept. 22-29
Special Screening for Journalists on Thursday, Sept. 23 at 5PM with filmmakers and film subject Art Cullen in conversation with Rochelle Riley, Director of Arts and Culture for the City of Detroit.
Special Screening on Thursday, Sept. 23 at 8PM with filmmakers, film subject Art Cullen, BridgeDetroit Managing Editor Catherine Kelly and New Michigan Media Director Hayg Oshagan, Moderated by Detroit Free Press Editor Peter Bhatia.
Freep Film Festival
September 23 - October 3, 2021
Port Townsend, WA
Virtual On-Demand Viewing Sept. 23 - Oct. 3
Port Townsend Film Festival
September 24-30, 2021
Chicago, IL
Special Event Screenings Sept. 24 at 5:30pm With Filmmakers + Subject (Art Cullen) in conversation with Journalist and Media Strategist Sheila Solomon and Sept. 27 at 6pm With Tim Franklin (Medill School of Journalism), Pamela Dempsey (Investigate Midwest), Jhmira Alexander (Public Narrative) and Andrew Herrera (City Bureau).
Gene Siskel Film Center*
September 24-30, 2021
Minneapolis, MN
Special Event Screening Sept. 25 With Filmmakers + Subject (Art Cullen)
MSP Film's St. Anthony Main*
September 27, 2021
Milwaukee, WI
Special Event Screening Sept. 27 at 7pm With Film Subject Tom Cullen
Milwaukee Film - The Oriental Theatre*
September 28, 2021
Columbia, MO
Special Event Screening Sept. 28 at 7pm With Film Subject Tom Cullen, in conversation with Aarik Danielsen, Columbia Daily Tribune.
RagTag Cinema
September 29 - October 3, 2021
Woodstock, NY
In-person Screening October 2 at 10am Attended by Rachel Shuman (Editor), Leah Boatright (Co-editor) and Beth Levison (Director & Producer), Available Virtually September 29, 6:30pm - October 3, 11:59pm.
Woodstock Film Festival - Bearsville Theater
September 30, 2021
Sioux City, IA
Special Event Screening Sept. 30 at 7:30pm With Film Subjects (the Cullen Family). Free event is possible thanks to a generous donation from The Kind World Foundation.
Sioux City International Film Festival - Promenade Cinema 14
October 1, October 4-7, 2021
Seattle, WA
In-person Screening October 1 at 4:45pm at SIFF Cinema Egyptian With Filmmakers + Subject Art Cullen, Moderated by Brier Dudley, Free Press Editor, the Seattle Times. This film will be available virtually October 4–7 on the SIFF Channel. (restricted to U.S. audiences)
SIFF DocFest
October 8-14, 2021
Omaha, NE
Film Streams
October 8 - November 11, 2021
Des Moines, IA
Buy @home tickets to stream Storm Lake virtually, geo-blocked to Iowa,
Varsity Cinema
October 9-12, 2021
Hot Springs, AR
In-person Screening October 9 at 6:30pm at Arlington Resort & Hotel. This film will be available virtually October 10 at 10am –12 at 10am.
Hot Springs Film Festival
October 13, 2021
Normal, IL
Features Q&A With Ryan Denham, WGLT / WCBU, Peoria Public Radio, Content Director Chris Coates, The Pantagraph (Bloomington) and Herald & Review (Decatur), Central Illinois Editor David Proeber, The Pantagraph, Photo Editor and News Photographer Colleen Reynolds, Freelance Journalist, Moderated by Beth Whisman, Town of Normal Director of Cultural Arts.
Normal Theater
October 13, 2021
East Hampton, NY
In-person Screening October 13 at 1:45pm - Guild Hall
Hamptons International Film Festival
October 13-17, 2021
Washington D.C.
Features Q&A With Filmmakers, Moderated by Jennifer Preston, Fellow, Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics and Public Policy. Virtual Screenings, 48-hour watch window. Public Geoblocked to District Of Columbia, Maryland, Virginia.
Double Exposure Film Festival
October 13-17, 2021
Cambridge, MA
In-person Screening October 16 at 1pm - Brattle Theatre Followed by a Q&A With Filmmaker Beth Levison, Available Virtually October 13-19 With a 48 Hour Watch Window and 6 Days to Start
GlobeDocs
October 15, 2021
LOCAL JOURNALISM: OF DESERTS AND REGROWTH with Susan Leath, Chief Operating Officer for The GroundTruth Project Jennifer Preston, former Vice President for Journalism at the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation Madeleine Bair, award-winning journalist and founder of El Tímpano Sarah Blustain, Deputy Editor, Local, ProPublica Beth Levison, Director, STORM LAKE
Double Exposure Film Festival Event
October 15-21, 2021
Ashland, OR
Virtual Screenings Restricted to Oregon, Includes Post-Film Q&A With Filmmakers, Moderated by SOU Communication Professor Erik Palmer.
Ashland Film Festival
October 19, 2021
Bellingham, WA
Indie Lens Pop-Up Screening Event at 5:30pm
Pickford Film Center
October 20, 2021
Jefferson City, MO
KMOS TV Indie Lens Pop-Up Screening Event at 6:30pm
Capitol City Cinema
October 20, 2021
Albuquerque, NM
New Mexico PBS Indie Lens Pop-Up Screening Event at 6:00pm
OVEE Virtual Event
October 20-31, 2021
Philadelphia, PA
In-person Screenings October 20 at 6:30pm Followed by a Q&A With Filmmaker Beth Levison, and October 31 at 1pm. Available Virtually in the U.S. October 20-31 With a 48 Hour Watch Window.
Philadelphia Film Festival
October 21, 2021
Redding, CA
KIXE PBS Indie Lens Pop-Up Screening Event at 6:00pm
OVEE Virtual Event
October 21, 2021
Winston-Salem, NC
RiverRun International Film Festival Films With Class Indie Lens Pop-Up Screening Event at 7:00pm, The evening will begin with a panel discussion, hosted by RiverRun’s Jane McKim, featuring local newspaper professionals at 6:30 followed by the one-hour film.
Kilpatrick Townsend and Stockton
October 21-30, 2021
Twin Cities, MN
Geoblocked to Minnesota With a Virtual Watch Window Until the End of the Festival. Includes Q&A With Filmmaker Beth Levison and Jatin Setia.
Twin Cities Film Fest
October 22, 2021
Owings Mills, MD
Maryland Public Television Indie Lens Pop-Up Screening Event at 7:00pm
OVEE Virtual Event
October 22-25, 2021
Holstein, IA
Holstein State Theatre
Special Screening October 24 at 3:30pm with subject Art Cullen, Moderated by Tim Gallagher, Feature Columnist, Sioux City Journal.
October 26, 2021
Carbondale, IL
WSIU Indie Lens Pop-Up Screening Event at 6:00pm
Guyon Auditorium, Morris Library, Southern Illinois University Campus
October 26, 2021
Johnston, IA
Iowa PBS Indie Lens Pop-Up Screening Event at 7:00pm
OVEE Virtual Event
October 28, 2021
Charlottesville, VA
In-person Screening October 28 at 9pm
Virginia Film Festival - Violet Crown 6 & 7
November 4, 2021
Steamboat Springs, CO
Indie Lens Pop-Up Screening Event at 6:00pm
Bud Werner Memorial Library
November 4, 2021
Colebrook, NH
Indie Lens Pop-Up Screening Event at 5:30pm
The Tillotson Center
November 4, 2021
Norfolk, VA
Indie Lens Pop-Up Screening Event at 6:30pm
OVEE Virtual Event
November 4-11, 2021
Cooperstown, NY
Virtual Screenings Geoblocked to New York.
Glimmerglass Film Days
November 4-14, 2021
Denver, CO
In-person Screenings November 6, 3:45pm and November 7, 7:00pm @ Tom Fries Theater Followed by a Q&A With Filmmaker Jerry Risius and Subject Art Cullen. Virtual Screenings Geoblocked to Colorado November 4-14.
Denver Film Festival
November 4-28, 2021
Honolulu, HI
Virtual Screenings Geoblocked to U.S. Includes Virtual Q&A With Filmmaker Beth Levison.
Hawaii International Film Festival
November 5, 2021
Houghton, MI
Special Event Screening Followed by a Zoom Q&A With Filmmaker Beth Levison and Subject Art Cullen.
41 North Film Festival at Michigan Technological University
November 8-14, 2021
Ojai, CA
In-Person Screening Event November 8 at 10am at AC Gallery. Virtual Screenings November 9-14 Geoblocked to California.
Ojai Film Festival
November 9, 2021
Cookeville, TN
Indie Lens Pop-Up Screening Event at 7:00pm CST
OVEE Virtual Event
November 10, 2021
National Indie Lens Pop-Up Screening Event at 7:00pm EST including a conversation with Art Cullen, Editor, The Storm Lake Times; Film Protagonist, Tom Cullen, Reporter, The Storm Lake Times; Film Protagonist, Errin Haines, Editor-at-Large, The 19th, Lorena Ester López Altamirano, Editor, La Prensa; Film Protagonist, Moderated by Alison Bethel, Vice President of Corps Excellence, Report for America.
OVEE Virtual Event
November 10, 2021
Sheboygan, WI
John Michael Kohler Arts Center Indie Lens Pop-Up Screening Event at 12:00pm
OVEE Virtual Event
November 10, 2021
Winooski, VT
Indie Lens Pop-Up Screening Event at 7:00pm EST.
OVEE Virtual Event
November 11, 2021
Anchorage, AK
Multicultural Center — University of Alaska Anchorage & Alaska Public Media + New American Economy Indie Lens Pop-Up Screening Event 6:00pm AKST.
OVEE Virtual Event
November 11-13, 2021
New York, NY
In-Person Screening November 11 Followed by a Q&A With the Filmmakers, Introduced by Julie Sandorf, President of the Charles H. Revson Foundation. In-Person Screening November 12 Followed by a Q&A With the Filmmakers, Moderated by Steve Waldman, President and Co-Founder of Report for America. Virtual Screenings November 12-13, Geoblocked to U.S.
DOC NYC
November 12, 2021
New York, NY
Impact Producing: Case Studies, Panel With Filmmaker Beth Levison, Engagement and Impact Strategist Alice Quinlan and Programmer Hellura Lyle from 1:30-2:40pm EST.
DOC NYC Producing Day
November 13, 18-21, 2021
Colorado Springs, CO
In-person Screening November 13, Virtual Encore November 18-21 Geoblocked to the U.S.
Rocky Mountain Women's Film Festival
November 17, 2021
Albany, NY
Image Quilt Cinema Indie Lens Pop-Up Screening Event at 6:00pm EST.
Image Quilt Cinema
November 18, 2021
Winter Park, FL
Bush Auditorium, Rollins College Indie Lens Pop-Up Screening Event at 6:00pm EST.
Global Peace Film Festival
November 21, 2021
Teaneck, NJ
Teaneck International Film Festival Indie Lens Pop-Up Screening Event With the Filmmakers, at 7:30pm.
OVEE Virtual Event
December 11, 2021
Beverly Hills, CA
3pm at Lumiere Music Hall
Filmocracy Film Festival
January 27 - February 4, 2022
Canada, Buy tickets online to stream Storm Lake virtually, geo-blocked to Canada
Reframe Film Festival
February 2, 2022
Virtual Panel with Art Cullen, Pulitzer Prize winning editor of the Storm Lake Times; Tim Calabro, editor/publisher, The White River Valley Herald; Angelo Lynn, publisher/editor, Addison Independent; Lisa Loomis, editor, Valley Reporter; Randolph Holhut, news editor, The Commons; Melanie Winters, news editor, The Brattleboro Reformer.
Email registration required for the event.
Zoom Panel, The future of Local Journalism: Why Your Local Paper Matters
February 3, 2022
Burlington, VT, organized and hosted by VTIFF, featuring a Q&A with, director and producer Beth Levison
MNFF Winter Tour, Main Street Landing Film House
February 4, 2022
Putney, VT, co-presented by Vermont Independent Media, featuring a Q&A with, Director and Producer Beth Levison
MNFF Winter Tour, Next Stage Arts
February 5, 2022
Rutland, VT, featuring a Q&A with, Director and Producer Beth Levison
MNFF Winter Tour, Paramount Theater
February 5, 2022
Woodstock, VT, featuring Q&A with Director Beth Levison and Phil Camp, Owner of The Vermont Standard
MNFF Winter Tour, Billings Farm & Museum
February 6, 2022
Randolph, VT, featuring Q&A with Director Beth Levison and MNFF Artistic Director and acclaimed Vermont filmmaker, Jay Craven
MNFF Winter Tour, Playhouse Movie Theatre
February 6, 2022
Dover, VT
MNFF Winter Tour, Dover Cinema & Arts
February 10, 2022
Virtual. Native Iowan Elizabeth Perrill (Art History) welcomes Art Cullen and Ryan Hartwig to discuss the importance of local and global information after viewing excerpts of the film.
University of North Carolina Greensboro Sustainability Film & Discussion Series
February 12, 2022
Grinnell, Iowa
Grinnell College
March 3-6, 2022
Decorah, Iowa
Oneota Film Festival
March 14, 2022
Virtual Screening featuring Art Cullen
Pen Across America
March 15, 2022
Sioux Falls, SD
In-person Screening at 6pm CT with Film Subject Art Cullen
South Dakota Newspaper Association
March 17, 2022
Los Angeles, CAIn-person Screening with Beth Levison and Lorena Lopez
Skirball Cultural Center