The Creative Coalition’s Spotlight Initiative Takes Levinson’s “The Bay” to Ivy Film Festival

Providence, Rhode Island (April 12, 2012) – Tonight, The Creative Coalition hosts a special screening of Academy Award-winning director Barry Levinson’s new film, The Bay.  The event is part of the Ivy Film Festival. The Ivy Film Festival is hosted by Brown University and brings top entertainment industry leaders before film students, faculty and administrators of participating colleges and universities. Since its founding in 2001, the Ivy Film Festival is a hot spot for undergraduate and graduate level filmmakers to learn from prominent writers, directors, producers, actors and agents. 

The special screening is followed by a Q & A with Barry Levinson moderated by The Creative Coalition CEO Robin Bronk.

The Bay is an eco-thriller/horror film about an epidemic caused by pollution in the Chesapeake Bay. The Bay, a Lionsgate release, opens in theatres Fall 2012. 

Details are as follows:

WHO:             Academy Award-winning director Barry Levinson, and CEO of the Creative Coalition Robin Bronk

WHAT:           The Bay Special Screening, and Q & A at the Ivy Film Festival

WHERE:        Avon Cinema, 260 Thayer Street, Providence, Rhode Island

WHEN:          Thursday, April 12, 2012 at 7:00 pm

About The Creative Coalition
The Creative Coalition ( is the premiere nonprofit, 501(C)(3) nonpartisan social and public advocacy organization of the arts and entertainment community. Founded in 1989 by prominent members of the creative community, The Creative Coalition is dedicated to educating, mobilizing, and activating its members on issues of public importance. The Creative Coalition uses the power and platform of the arts and entertainment communities in award-winning PSA campaigns.  Actor Tim Daly serves as the organization’s President. 

For Immediate Release
Jason Kasperski
Prodigy Public Relations