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Saturday, August 30 • 12:45pm - 2:15pm
The Human Experiment Narrated by Sean Penn

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The Human Experiment lifts the veil on the shocking reality that thousands of untested chemicals are in our everyday products, our homes and inside of us. Simultaneously, the prevalence of many diseases continues to rise. From Oscar® winner Sean Penn and Emmy® winning journalists Dana Nachman and Don Hardy, The Human Experiment tells the personal stories of people who believe their lives have been affected by chemicals and takes viewers to the front lines as activists go head-to-head with the powerful and well-funded chemical industry. These activists bring to light a corrupt system that’s been hidden from consumers... until now.

CAST & CREW
NARRATOR: Sean Penn
DIRECTORS: Don Hardy and Dana Nachman
PRODUCERS: Chelsea Matter, Dana Nachman and Don Hardy
EXECUTIVE PRODUCER: Sean Penn
MUSIC: Scott Hardkiss

TRAILER https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7WvhB5hkIjc

Directors
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Dana Nachman

Dana Nachman is the co-founder of KTF Films. Dana’s first independent documentary, Witch Hunt, opened to sell-out crowds at the Toronto International Film Festival in 2008. The film was narrated and executive produced by two-time Oscar-winner Sean Penn and went on to win several film festival awards, including the Audience Award at Cinequest and the Grand Jury Prize at the Washington DC Independent Film Festival, before being purchased by... Read More →
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Don Hardy

Don Hardy is the co-founder of KTF Films, a documentary production company based in the San Francisco Bay Area. Don’s films have played to sold-out audiences at prestigious film festivals and have been seen by millions of people around the world.  His most recent film, The Human Experiment, premiered at the Mill Valley Film Festival and IDFA in 2013.  In 2011, Don’s film, Love Hate Love, premiered at the... Read More →

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Sean Penn, Narrator

Sean Penn is an American actor, screenwriter, and film director. He is known for his social activism, including humanitarian work. He is a two-time Academy Award winner for his roles in Mystic River (2003) and Milk (2008), as well as the recipient of a Golden Globe Award for the former and a Screen Actors Guild Award for the latter.



Saturday August 30, 2014 12:45pm - 2:15pm
Laurelhurst 2735 East Burnside Street Portland, Oregon

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