Events

UPCOMING SCREENINGS

In addition to the special events listed below, JFK: The Last Speech has been broadcast on public television stations across the U.S.

University of California San Diego

San Diego, California

UCSD Chancellor’s Scholars Program

November  2019

Amherst College

Amherst, Massachusetts

Alumni Colloquium: Amherst College History: Post-World War II to the Present

November  2019

OLLI Boulder

Boulder, Colorado

“Documentaries” Course

January 2020

AAUW and Middlebury College

Middlebury, Vermont

Middlebury College (location to be announced)

March 17, 2020

Woodstock Film Series

Woodstock, Vermont

Billings Farm & Museum

March 21, 2020  3 PM and 5 PM

AWARDS RECEIVED

Beach Cities Inspirational Film Festival

San Clemente, California

“Outstanding Recognition”

New Jersey International Film Festival

New Brunswick, New Jersey

“Best Documentary”

American Presidents Film Festival

Fremont, Ohio

“Best Feature” and “People’s Choice”

Park City International Film Festival

Park City, Utah

“Award Winner”

Queen Palm International Film Festival

Palm Springs, California

“Best Feature Documentary – Bronze”

Aphrodite Film Awards

New York, New York

“Finalist”

Colorado International Activism Film Festival

Denver, Colorado

“Finalist”

New York Cinematography AWARDS (NYCA)

New York, New York

“Finalist”

OUT OF THE CAN INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL

Alfreton, Derbyshire, U.K.

“Finalist”

Indie Visions Film Festival

Charlottesville, Virginia

“Semi-Finalist”

Social World Film Festival

Naples, Italy

“Semi-Finalist”

Beyond Earth Film Festival

Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

“Official Selection”

“A nation reveals itself not only by the men it produces but also by the men it honors, the men it remembers.”

– President Kennedy at Amherst

PREVIOUS SCREENINGS

May 2018 – John F. Kennedy Library & Museum, Boston


October 2018 – The Dairy Arts Center, Boulder, Colorado


October 2018 – “Rally the Vote” at The Flint Institute of the Arts


January, 2019 – Fenton, Michigan


February, 2019 – Scarsdale Forum, Scarsdale, New York


April 2019 – Franklin Library, Elk Grove, California


April 2019 – The Conference on World Affairs, Boulder, Colorado


April 2019 – Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida


May 2019 – University of the Pacific, Stockton, California


May 2019 – Ripton Historical Society, Ripton, Vermont


June 2019 – Amherst College, Amherst, Massachusetts


June 2019 – Vero Beach Film Festival – 2 Screenings, Vero Beach, Florida


June 2019 – Ramsgate Film Festival, Ramsgate, England


June 2019 – Park City International Film Festival, Park City, Utah


June 2019 – Embassy of the United States, Dublin, Ireland


June 2019 – Embassy of the United States, London, England


June 2019 – Beaconsfield Society at the Fitzwilliam Center, Beaconsfield, England


July 2019 – Midcoast Film Fest, Damariscotta, Maine


September 2019 – Royal Starr Film Festival, Royal Oak, Michigan


September 2019 – Lolly Hastings Senior Center, Tracy, California


September 2019 – Global Peace Film Festival, Winter Park, Florida


October 2019 – Mystic Film Festival, Mystic, Connecticut


October 2019 – American Presidents Film Festival, Fremont, Ohio


October 2019 – Arlington International Film Festival, Arlington, Massachusetts


November 2019 – UCSD Retirement Center, San Diego, California

“This project is motivated by the conviction that JFK’s words at Amherst are more important today than when he spoke to us.”

– Neil Bicknell, Executive Producer of JFK: The Last Speech and Co-Editor of the Book of the same name

UPCOMING BOOK SIGNINGS

Schedule Coming Soon…

“My generation has the ability to help the next generation embody what I think Kennedy was trying to embody for us.  And if we don’t do that, I think we will have missed an opportunity. “

– Rabbi Peter Rubinstein

PREVIOUS BOOK SIGNINGS AND EVENTS

November 2018 – Barnes and Noble in Boulder, Colorado

November 2018 –  “Get Out The Vote” Program in Flint, Michigan

February 2019 – Barnes and Noble in Westminster, Colorado

April 2019 – Barnes and Noble in Glendale, Colorado

April 2019 – Barnes and Noble in Thornton, Colorado

May 2019 – Barnes and Noble in Aurora, Colorado

May 2019 – Barnes and Noble in Holyoke, Massachusetts

June 2019 – Barnes and Noble in Stockton, California

June 2019 – Barnes and Noble in Rochester Hills, Michigan

June 2019 – Barnes and Noble in Roseville, California

June 2019 – Toadstool Bookshop in Keene, New Hampshire

July 2019 – Barnes and Noble in Fair Lakes, Virginia

August 2019 – Literati Bookstore in Ann Arbor, Michigan

September 2019 – Barnes and Noble in Richmond, Virginia

How You Can Help …

  • Introduce these materials to teachers in colleges, high schools and middle schools. 

  • Utilize them in political science and leadership classes.

  • Bring AP English and History classes together to talk about the influence of President Kennedy and Robert Frost.

  • Share your lesson plans with us to be included in an online study guide.

Contact us at: JFKTheLastSpeech@gmail.com