Film Screening • Maker: The Movie

When

May 26, 2016
5/24/16 6:30 pm - 5/24/16 8:30 pm

Calendar

2016-05-2618:30:00 2016-05-2620:30:00 Film Screening • Maker: The Movie “Maker” delves deep into [the] ecosystem of design and manufacturing in the Internet era. The film explores the ideas, tools, ... Portland Development Commission 222 NW 5th Ave Portland, OR 97209 Design Museum Portland info@designmuseumportland.org


“Maker” delves deep into [the] ecosystem of design and manufacturing in the Internet era. The film explores the ideas, tools, and personalities that are driving the Maker Movement – and returns with a timely snapshot of one of the transforming influences of the current age.  -Core77

The Film • “Maker” is a feature-length documentary that looks into the current Maker Movement in America – a new wave of Do-It-Yourself and Do-It-Together culture fueled by passion and powered by the advent of new technologies. The film is a feature-length documentary on the Maker Movement and its impact on society, culture, and economy in the U.S.

The Maker Movement, sometimes called the Third Industrial Revolution, subverts traditional manufacturing by building on innovative concepts such as open source, local manufacturing, crowd funding, and digital fabrication. Breaking the hobbyist movement stereotype, “Maker” delves deep into this ecosystem of design and manufacturing in the Internet era. The film explores the ideas, tools, and personalities that are driving the Maker Movement – and returns with a timely snapshot of one of the transforming influences of the current age.

The Venue • The Portland Development Commision’s mission is to create one of the world’s most desirable and equitable cities by investing in job creation, innovation, and economic opportunity throughout Portland.

Screening at 7:00pm • Doors at 6:30pm

 

Tickets are free for Members; $10 for non-members online, $12 at the door. Enjoy a year’s worth of great design and inspiration while supporting Design Museum Portland: become a member today.

Screening at 7:00pm • Doors at 6:30pm