Allegheny Defense Project http://wesa.fm en Wild and Scenic Film Festival Comes to Pittsburgh http://wesa.fm/post/wild-and-scenic-film-festival-comes-pittsburgh <p>A film festival that explores the beauty of nature but also potential negative impacts from oil and gas drilling has its Pittsburgh premiere this month.</p><p>The Allegheny Defense Project will host the Wild and Scenic Film Festival to provide a forum to discuss the growing climate crisis Americans face and inspire action.</p><p>According to Matt Peters, the events and outreach coordinator at the Allegheny Defense Project, the goal of the festival is to highlight nature both locally in Pittsburgh as well as around the world and raise awareness about potential threats to it.</p> Wed, 02 Oct 2013 17:42:21 +0000 Pat Higgins 17440 at http://wesa.fm