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Celebrate Water! The Miami River Film at the Deering Estate

MIAMI (December 01, 2017)

Celebrate Water! The Miami River Film, hosted by Upper Room Art Gallery, will be presented at the Deering Estate on Wednesday, December 6th at 7:00 pm. The film viewing is free and open to the public.

The documentary is part of the American Rivers film series from Oscar-nominated filmmaker Katja Esson. The series was produced for the ARTE channel of Europe. Opening remarks will be provided by Miami Dade County Commissioner Daniella Levine Cava. Samuel Tommie of the Seminole Tribe will peform his flute and talk about the spiritual aspects of Water. The Florida Producer of the film, Robin Haines Merrill, will introduce and give a background on the film. Filmmaker and Director Katja Esson will be present for Q & A with the audience after the film. Complimentary LaCroix Sparkling Water will be served. Seating is limited.

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Programming at the Deering Estate is made possible with the support of the Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs and the Cultural Affairs Council, the Miami-Dade County Mayor and Board of County Commissioners, and the Deering Estate Foundation, Inc.

About the Deering Estate
The 450+ acre Deering Estate is an environmental, archaeological and historical preserve. From canoe tours to bird walks and guided Historic House and Natural Areas Tours, the Deering Estate has diverse activities for the whole family to enjoy. The Estate is part of the Miami-Dade County Parks, Recreation and Open Space Department, which manages the Estate on behalf of the State of Florida. Discover More art, culture, history, science, preservation, conservation and ecology at the Deering Estate today!