Free Screening in Scottsbluff of NET’s New ‘Follow the Water’ Documentary

News Release Date: 
June 21, 2018

For Immediate Release

Free Screening in Scottsbluff of NET’s New ‘Follow the Water’ Documentary

LINCOLN, Neb. (June 21, 2018) – Join NET, Nebraska’s PBS & NPR Stations, for a free premiere screening of its new documentary “Follow the Water” at 7 p.m. MT, Sunday, July 8, at the Midwest Theater, 1707 Broadway, in Scottsbluff.

The screening is free and open to the public, but registration is requested at netNebraska.org/followthewater or by calling 800-634-6788.

“Follow the Water” goes on a Platte River journey, exploring where our water comes from and why we should care. Viewers will be among the first to follow photographer Michael Forsberg and videographer Pete Stegen as they bike, hike and canoe 1,300 miles on a 55-day adventure tracing the journey of Nebraska’s Platte River from snowmelt in the mountains of Wyoming to where it flows into the Missouri River.

A question and answer session will follow with Forsberg and Stegen, along with NET producer Christine Lesiak.

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CONTACT: Sandi Karstens, 402-470-6578, skarstens@netNebraska.org

NET, Nebraska’s PBS & NPR Stations

NET is Nebraska's statewide public media service dedicated to creating opportunities for Nebraskans to engage with critical issues, compelling stories and quality entertainment. NET serves each of Nebraska’s 93 counties with 52,560 hours of programming each year on four television and two radio channels, plus online and mobile content. In addition to providing free, high-quality educational programming for children, NET provides programming in the arts, award-winning news and current affairs information and emergency alert services. For more information about NET, visit netNebraska.org.