UPDATED RELEASE PLAN

Originally due to open theatrically nationwide in select AMC Theatres and debut at South By Southwest, due to COVID-19, A MOST BEAUTIFUL THING will head first to our partners at Comcast/NBCUniversal, streaming first for Xfinity customers and then debuting on NBCUniversal’s PEACOCK platform  on September 4.  The film will then head to Amazon Prime in late October/early November with a new companion soundtrack to be produced by 9th Wonder.

Many companies, universities, schools and community groups are hosting private virtual events. Please email Andrew Sanderson (office@50eggs.com) for more details.

UPCOMING EVENTS 

SEPTEMBER 12, 2020 – YALE university

Private screening hosted by the The Yale Crew Association, Yale University Rowing, and Yale University Athletic Department which featured remarks by Olympian and Executive Producer Ginny Gilder, followed by a conversation with Arshay Cooper and Mary Mazzio. 

September 19, 2020 – Seattle, WA

Theatrical drive-in screening hosted by The George Pocock Rowing Foundation, The Windermere Foundation, and the University of Washington . 8:15pm at Magnuson Park, Arena Sports – East Parking Lot , 7751 63rd Ave NE, Seattle, WA 98115. RSVP here.

SEPTEMBER 19, 2020 – OKLAHOMA, OK

Theatrical drive-in screening hosted by BlackSpace Oklahoma in collaboration with ULI Oklahoma, Downtown OKC, Oklahoma Arts Council, Poetry and Chill, RIVERSPORT Foundation, and the National Endowment for the Arts. 7:30pm at Deep Deuce Drive-in located at North Walnut Avenue & Northeast 3rd Street, Oklahoma City, OK 73104.  NOTE: Free and open to the public. RSVP here.

SEPTEMBER 21, 2020 – British rowinG, UK

Private screening hosted by British Rowing for the benefit of Love Rowing and inclusion efforts. Details TBA.

September 21, 2020 – cambridge, MA

Private screening hosted by Cambridge Boat Club followed by a conversation with Arshay Cooper and Mary Mazzio.

September 24, 2020 – port townsend film festival

Details TBA.

september 24, 2020 – chicago, il

Theatrical drive-in screening hosted by Chicago Community Sculling. 7:00pm at Lincoln Yards Lot, 1684 N. Throop Street, Chicago, IL 60642. RSVP here.

SEPTEMBER 25, 2020 – ONE EARTH FILM FESTIVAL

Details TBA. Rain Date: October 1

september 27, 2020 – princeton, nj

Theatrical drive-in screening hosted by Princeton National Rowing Association with other groups in the Trenton area. Followed by a conversation with Freeholder Frisby and Arshay Cooper. Details TBD.

september 28, 2020 – St. Paul’s School, NH

Private screening hosted by St. Paul’s School for the student body, followed by a conversation with Arshay Cooper.

september 30, 2020 – THE PUTNEY SCHOOL, Vt

Private screening hosted by the Putney School and Putney Rowing club, followed by a conversation with Arshay Cooper.

SEPTEMBER, 2020 – TBD – SOUTHERN UNIVERSITY LAW CENTER – Baton Rouge

Private screening hosted by Southern University Law Center followed by a conversation with Former Congressman Cleo Fields (LA), Louisiana State Senate Senator Regina Barrow, Chancellor John Pierre, Arshay Cooper, and Mary Mazzio.

october 3, 2020 – chicago, il

Private screening hosted by Chicago Rowing Foundation, followed by a conversation with Arshay Cooper.

october 3, 2020 – bainbridge, wa

Private screening hosted by Bainbridge Island Rowing, followed by a conversation with Arshay Cooper.

October 4, 2020 – pittsburgh, pa

Private screening hosted by Three Rivers Rowing, followed by a conversation with Arshay Cooper.

October 4, 2020 – leander club, UK

Private screening hosted by the Leander Club. Details TBA.

october 8, 2020 – northwestern university

Private screening hosted by Northwestern University for its student athletes and coaches followed by a conversation with Arshay Cooper.

October 14, 2020 – University of Chicago

Private screening hosted by the University of Chicago’s School of Social Service Administration. Details TBA.

OCTOBER 22, 2020 – NEW HAVEN, CT

Private screening hosted by Canal Dock Boathouse followed by a conversation with Arshay Cooper.

JANUARY 18, 2021 – BATES COLLEGE

Private screening hosted by Bates College followed by a conversation with Arshay Cooper. Details TBA.

SEVERAL VIRTUAL PRIVATE EVENTS ARE HAPPENING.  FOR MORE INFORMATION, please email office@50eggs.com

PRIOR EVENTS

February 26, 2020 – Washington, D.C.

Private “Work in Progress” screening hosted with and for members of Congress by the Motion Picture Association and Recording Association, which featured remarks by Representative Danny Davis (IL),  Representative Joe Kennedy (MA),  and Representative Jan Schakowsky (IL), along with other members of Congress.  The panel included Representative Danny Davis (IL), Dr. Alfiee Breland-Noble, Georgetown Law Professor Anthony Cook, Arshay Cooper, and Mary Mazzio.

March 4, 2020 – Dallas, TX

Private fundraising screening hosted by Dallas United Crew followed by a conversation with Arshay Cooper, Pookie Hawkins, and Preston Grandberry. NOTE: SOLD OUT.

March 12, 2020- Terre Haute, IN

Private screening hosted by Clara Banks Foundation and Wabash Valley Crew followed by a conversation with Arshay Cooper.  The Mayor of Terre Haute declared March 12  “Arshay Cooper Day.”

MARCH 16, 2020 – SOUTH BY SOUTHWEST

THE OFFICIAL PUBLIC DEBUT OF A MOST BEAUTIFUL THING at SXSW. Cancelled due to COVID.

May 28, 2020 – THE ASPEN INSTITUTE

Private screening for the Aspen Institute Trustees hosted by the Former Walt Disney Company Chairman and CEO Michael Eisner and Chairman Emeritus of The Estée Lauder Companies Inc., Leonard Lauder, as part of the Eisner/Lauder New Series.  The event featured  remarks by Aspen Institute President Dan Porterfield, followed by a conversation with Aspen Institute Executive Vice President Elliot Gerson, Grant Hill, Arshay Cooper, and Mary Mazzio.

June 25, 2020 – UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON

Private screening hosted by the University of Washington followed by a conversation with Arshay Cooper and Mary Mazzio.

July 9, 2020 – PRINCETON UNIVERSITY

Private screening hosted by Princeton University followed by a conversation with Arshay Cooper.

July 13, 2020 – New York, NY

Private screening hosted by Row New York followed by a conversation with writer Elizabeth Gilbert and Arshay Cooper.

July 14, 2020 – Hearst Corporation

Private screening hosted by the Hearst Corporation followed by a conversation with journalist Soledad O’Brien, Grant Hill, Arshay Cooper, and Mary Mazzio.

July 14, 2020 – Oakland, CA

Private screening hosted by Oakland Strokes.

July 15, 2020 – ATLANTA VIRTUAL PREMIERE

Screening hosted by The Atlanta Hawks, Morehouse School of Medicine, and Comcast/NBCUniversal followed by a conversation with Former US Surgeon General Dr. David Satcher, ESPN’s Bomani Jones, sports commentator Kristen Ledlow, Grant Hill, Arshay Cooper, and Mary Mazzio.

July 22, 2020 – Chicago Virtual Premiere

Screening hosted by the City of Chicago, Comcast/NBCUniversal, the Chicago Film Office, and the Chicago International Film Festival which featured remarks by Mayor Lori Lightfoot and Dwyane Wade, followed by a conversation with Representative Danny Davis, Former Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, Michael Strautmanis, Chief Engagement Officer of the Obama Foundation, Arshay Cooper, and Mary Mazzio.

July 24, 2020 – Stanford UNIVERSITY

Private screening hosted by Stanford University followed by a conversation with Arshay Cooper.

July 24, 2020 – Boulder, CO

Private screening hosted by the University of Colorado, Boulder Community Rowing, Colorado Junior Crew, and WorkInProgress

July 27, 2020 – Barrington, RI

Private fundraising event hosted by East Bay Rowing followed by a conversation with Arshay Cooper, with proceeds to benefit the A Most Beautiful Thing Inclusion Fund.

July 28, 2020 – Raleigh, NC

Private screening hosted by Ready Set Row followed by a conversation with Arshay Cooper.

july 30, 2020 – skoll foundation

Private screening hosted by the Skoll Foundation with journalist Jimmie Briggs moderating a conversation with Arshay Cooper and Mary Mazzio.

July 30, 2020 – San Francisco, CA

Private screening hosted by the Fremont Group followed by a conversation with Arshay Cooper.

July 31, 2020 – EBERTFEST

Screening hosted by Ebertfest followed by a conversation with DREAAM House Executive Director Trace Dace, Health Specialist Joseph Omo-Osagi, Chaz Ebert, University of San Diego Professor Eric Pierson, Arshay Cooper, and Mary Mazzio.

JULY 31, 2020 – ROCKPORT, ME

Theatrical drive-in screening hosted by the Camden International Film Festival and Megunticook Rowing Association. 8:15pm – 9:45pm ET at 40 West St., Rockport, 04856.  NOTE:  SOLD OUT.

July 31, August 1 – Minneapolis, MN

Theatrical drive-in screening hosted by the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board and North Star Community Rowing. NOTE:  BOTH SHOWINGS SOLD OUT.

August 1, 2020 – San Diego, CA

Private screening hosted by San Diego Crew Classic, ZLAC Rowing Club, and San Diego Rowing Club followed by a conversation with Olympian Kerry Simmonds and Arshay Cooper.

August 4, 2020 – The 2020 NAACP National Convention

Screening hosted by the NAACP with Senior Director of the NAACP Economic Department Marvin Owens moderating a panel consisting of Grant Hill, 9th Wonder, Arshay Cooper, and Mary Mazzio.

August 5, 2020 – ymca

Private screening hosted by The YMCA of Greater Seattle followed by a conversation with Arshay Cooper.

August 7, 2020 – Greenbrae, CA

Private screening hosted by Marin Rowing Association

August 13, 2020 – DARTMOUTH COLLEGE

Private screening hosted by Dartmouth College followed by a conversation with Arshay Cooper and Mary Mazzio.

August 18, 2020 – National Rowing Foundation

Private screening hosted by the National Rowing Foundation followed by a conversation with Arshay Cooper, Mary Mazzio, Caitlin Mance, Ellen Minzner and moderated by Aquil Abdullah.

August 19, 2020 – New York, NY

Private screening hosted by Gemini followed by a conversation with Arshay Cooper and Mary Mazzio.

August 19, 2020 – BOSTON, MA

Private screening hosted by Community Rowing, Inc. (CRI)  followed by a conversation with Arshay Cooper.

August 26, 2020 – Sarasota, FL

Private screening hosted by Sarasota Crew followed by a conversation with Arshay Cooper.

August 26, 2020 – HARVARD UNIVERSITY

Private screening hosted by Harvard University Friends of Rowing followed by a conversation with Olympians/Executive Producers Cameron Winklevoss and Tyler Winklevoss with Arshay Cooper, and Mary Mazzio.

August 27, 2020 – CORNELL UNIVERSITY

Private screening hosted by the Cornell Rowing Association followed by a Q&A with Arshay Cooper for current rowers, coaches, and alumni

August 28, 2020 – National Center for Civil and Human Rights

Private screening hosted by The Arthur M. Blank Foundation, National Center for Civil and Human Rights, Comcast/NBCUniversal, and Morehouse College followed by a conversation with Jill Savitt, President and CEO of the National Center for Civil and Human Rights, Dr. Valerie Rice President of Morehouse School of Medicine,  Julia Bantimba, Arshay Cooper, and Mary Mazzio.

SEPTEMBER 5, 2020 – WESTPORT, CT

Private screening hosted by the Saugatuck Rowing Club.

SEPTEMBER 8, 2020 – NEW YORK, NY

Private screening for the East Side Community School followed by a conversation with Arshay Cooper.

SEPTEMBER 10, 2020 – DENVER, CO

Private screening for Denver Parks and Recreation Leadership.

SEPTEMBER 11, 2020 – LOUDOUN FILM FESTIVAL

Screening scheduled for 6:30pm at 50 West Vineyards in Middleburg, VA. Purchase festival passes here.

SEPTEMBER 11, 12, 2020 – Stockton, CA

Private screening hosted by the Delta Sculling Center on September 11 and a theatrical drive-in screening on September 12. Details TBD.


		

SPECIAL SCREENINGS

CONGRESS

Private  screening hosted with and for members of Congress by the Motion Picture Association and Recording Association, featuring remarks by Representative Danny Davis (IL),  Representative Joe Kennedy (MA),  and Representative Jan Schakowsky (IL).

THE ASPEN INSTITUTE

Private screening for the Aspen Institute Trustees hosted by the Former Walt Disney Company Chairman and CEO Michael Eisner and Chairman Emeritus of The Estée Lauder Companies Inc., Leonard Lauder, as part of the Eisner/Lauder New Series.  

ATLANTA HAWKS

Screening hosted by The Atlanta Hawks, Morehouse School of Medicine, and Comcast/NBCUniversal followed by a conversation with Former US Surgeon General Dr. David Satcher.

CITY OF CHICAGO

Screening hosted by the City of Chicago, Comcast/NBCUniversal, the Chicago Film Office, and the Chicago International Film Festival featuring remarks by Mayor Lori Lightfoot and Dwyane Wade, followed by a conversation with Representative Danny Davis, Former Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, Michael Strautmanis, and Chief Engagement Officer of the Obama Foundation.

NAACP

Screening hosted by the NAACP  at the 2020 NAACP National Conventional with Senior Director of the NAACP Economic Department Marvin Owens moderating a panel consisting of Grant Hill, 9th Wonder, Arshay Cooper, and Mary Mazzio.