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 headed first to our partners at Comcast NBCUniversal, streaming first for Xfinity customers and then debuted on NBCUniversal’s PEACOCK platform  on September 4.  The film is now also available on Amazon Prime as of October 30 and a new companion soundtrack (to be produced by 9th Wonder and Amazon Music) will be arriving in November.

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

UPCOMING EVENTS 

DECEMBER 3-6, 2020 – PEPSI and the Miami Dolphins

PEPSI and The Miami Dolphins will be hosting A MOST BEAUTIFUL THING WEEKEND, which will kick off with a socially distant film screening/conversation; a performance by hip-hop artist Reuben Vincent, who worked on the film’s soundtrack; and a meal giveaway for families experiencing food insecurity. Read the press advisory here.

January 14, 2021 – McDonald’s

Private screening hosted by the McDonald’s Corporation followed by a conversation with Arshay Cooper.

JANUARY 19, 2021 – Belmont Hill School, MA

Private screening hosted by the Belmont Hill School followed by a conversation with Arshay Cooper.

January 23, 2021 – Liberty Mutual

Private screening hosted by Liberty Mutual followed by a conversation with Arshay Cooper.

January 25, 2021 – HubSpot

Private screening hosted by HubSpot followed by a conversation with Arshay Cooper.

JANUARY 26, 2021 – Acalanes Union High School District

Private screening hosted by Acalanes Union High School District followed by a conversation with Arshay Cooper.

January 29, 2021 – NeustaR

Private screening hosted by Neustar followed by a conversation with and keynote by Arshay Cooper.

february 3, 2021 – Rumsey Hall School, CT

Private screening hosted by the Rumsey Hall School followed by a conversation with Arshay Cooper.

February 10, 2021 – Kauffman Foundation

Private screening hosted by the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation in partnership with the Kansas City Public Library followed by a conversation with Arshay Cooper and Mary Mazzio. 

February 11, 2021 – Jackson County Detention Center

Private screening hosted by the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation in partnership with the Jackson County Detention Center followed by a conversation with Arshay Cooper, Alvin Ross, and Preston Grandberry. 

February 2021 – Museum of fine arts, boston

Private screening hosted by The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston followed by a conversation with Grant Hill, Mary Mazzio, and Arshay Cooper.

February 2021 – 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.

March 3, 2021 – SUNY Oneonta, NY

Private screening hosted by SUNY Oneonta’s the sports education program’s class about social justice and sport, in collaboration with Otsego Area Rowing, followed by a conversation with Arshay Cooper.

TBD – Dartmouth College

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

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 Michael Eisner and Chairman Emeritus of The Estée Lauder Companies, Leonard Lauder, as part of the Eisner/Lauder New Series.  Featuring remarks by Aspen Institute President Dan Porterfield, followed by a conversation with Aspen Institute EVP Elliot Gerson, Grant Hill, Arshay Cooper, and Mary Mazzio.

June 25, 2020 – THE UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON

Private screening hosted by the University of Washington for all of its student athletes followed by a conversation with Arshay Cooper and Mary Mazzio.

July 9, 2020 – PRINCETON UNIVERSITY

Private screening hosted by Princeton University for all of its student athletes 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 author Elizabeth Gilbert and Arshay Cooper.

July 14, 2020 – THE 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 featuring remarks by Mayor Lori Lightfoot and NBA Star 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 – THE 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 – THE Fremont Group, 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 – THE 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 – THE 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 – GEMINI, Ny

Private screening hosted by Gemini followed by a conversation with Tyler Winklevoss, Cameron Winklevoss, 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 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 conversation with Arshay Cooper.

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

Private screening hosted by The Arthur M. Blank Foundation, the National Center for Civil and Human Rights, Comcast NBCUniversal, and Morehouse College followed by a conversation with Jill Savitt, 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. Festival passes available here.

SEPTEMBER 11, 12, 13 2020 – Stockton, CA

Private screening hosted by the Delta Sculling Center on September 11 with a theatrical drive-in screening on September 12, followed by a conversation with Arshay Cooper on September 13.

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. Tickets available 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.

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

Screening as part of the Port Townsend Film Festival.

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.

SEPTEMBER 25, 2020 – ONE EARTH FILM FESTIVAL

Hosted by the Park District of Oak Park, in partnership with RGW Consulting, One Earth Film Festival, and the Parks Foundation, followed by a conversation moderated by Creative Space and RGW Consulting Reesheda Graham Washington in conversation with Arshay Cooper.

september 27, 2020 – princeton, nj

Theatrical drive-in screening hosted by Princeton National Rowing Association and the Mercer County Park Commission. Followed by a conversation with Capital Area YMCA CEO Samuel Frisby and Arshay Cooper.

SEPTEMBER 30, 2020 – CONCEPT2

Private screening hosted by Concept2 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.

october 3, 2020 – chicago, il

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

OCTOBER 3, 2020 – RICHMOND, VA

Film screening hosted by the Virginia Boat Club. 7:00pm ET on Boathouse Lawn  at 4708 Old Main Street, Richmond, VA. NOTE: Free and open to the public. 

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 5, 2020 – THE OAKLAND A’S

Private screening hosted by the Oakland A’s with remarks from NBA star Dwyane Wade, NBC Sports Analyst Bip Roberts, featuring a panel discussion with  Taj Tashombe, Oakland A’s VP of Government Affairs, California State Senator Nancy Skinner, Clorox Chief Customer Officer Troy Datcher, Arshay Cooper, and Mary Mazzio.

october 8, 2020 – northwestern university

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

OCTOBER 8, 2020 – EBERT SYMPOSIUM, University of Illinois

Director Mary Mazzio along with Directors  Malcolm Lee (Girls Trip), and Christine Swanson; Sony Pictures Classics Co-Founder Michael Barker, Magnolia Pictures Neal Block; moderated by Chaz Ebert.

October 14, 2020 – THE University of Chicago

Private screening hosted by the University of Chicago’s School of Social Service Administration in partnership with Urban Labs followed by a conversation moderated by Steve Edwards, CEO of WBEZ, with Executive Director of Live Free Chicago Rev. Ciera Bates-Chamberlain, Chicago Police Board President Ghian Foreman, and Arshay Cooper

October 15, 2020 – Columbia property trust

Private screening hosted by Columbia Property Trust followed by a conversation with Arshay Cooper and Mary Mazzio.

October 16, 2020 – THE Vanguard GROUP

Private screening hosted by The Vanguard Group  followed by a conversation with Arshay Cooper and Mary Mazzio.

October 16, 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.

October 19, 2020 – SC Johnson

Private screening hosted by SC Johnson followed by a conversation with Arshay Cooper.

October 20, 2020 – Boston virtual premierE

Screening hosted by the Head Of The Charles Regatta and Comcast NBCUniversal followed by a conversation with NBC Sports anchor Kyle Draper, The BASE’s CEO Robert Lewis, Jr., Arshay Cooper, and Mary Mazzio.

October 21, 2020 – WASHINGTON DC virtual premierE

Screening hosted by Comcast NBCUniversal followed by a conversation with NBC Sports anchor Mike Tirico, with NBA Star Grant Hill, Howard University President Dr. Wayne Frederick, Rep. Danny K Davis (IL), Comcast EVP Dalila Wilson-Scott, Mary Mazzio and Arshay Cooper.

October 21, 2020 – Head of of the Schuylkill, PA

Private screening hosted by the Head of of Schuylkill followed by a conversation with Arshay Cooper.

OCTOBER 22, 2020 – Hobsons

Private screening hosted by Hobsons followed by a conversation with and keynote by Arshay Cooper.

OCTOBER 22, 2020 – NEW HAVEN, CT

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

October 23, 2020 – JPMorgan Chase

Private screening hosted by JPMorgan Chase Bank followed by a conversation with Grant Hill, Arshay Cooper and Mary Mazzio.

October 23, 2020 – THE University of Miami

Private screening hosted by University of Miami Women’s Rowing Team.

November 5, 2020 – The National Recreation Foundation

Private screening hosted by the National Recreation Foundation by a conversation with Arshay Cooper.

November 10, 2020 – THE Fenn School, MA

Private screening hosted by the Fenn School followed by a conversation with Arshay Cooper and Mary Mazzio.

November 12, 2020 – Greenwich, CT

Private screening hosted by the Greenwich Water Club followed by a conversation with Arshay Cooper.

November 13, 2020 – Pacific Lutheran University

Private screening hosted by Pacific Lutheran University along with the Loyola Marymount University and Lewis and Clark University Rowing teams, followed by a conversation with Arshay Cooper.

November 15, 2020 – BROWN UNIVERSITY

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

November 15, 2020 – Baltimore, MD

Private screening hosted by Baltimore Community Rowing followed by a conversation with Arshay Cooper.

November 17, 2020 – University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Private event with the University of Nevada, Las Vegas featuring a conversation with Arshay Cooper.

November 17, 2020 – Detroit Virtual Premiere

Screening hosted by Comcast NBCUniversal and 100 Black Men of Greater Detroit with remarks by NBA Star Grant Hill followed by a conversation with former television talk show host Gerald Smith, New Detroit Inc. President & CEO Mike Rafferty, Wayne State Senior Lecturer Juanita Anderson, Mary Mazzio and Arshay Cooper.

November 18, 2020 – Hobart and William Smith Colleges

Private screening hosted by Hobart and William Smith Colleges followed by a conversation with Arshay Cooper.


		

SPECIAL SCREENINGS

CONGRESS

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

ATLANTA 

Screening hosted by The Atlanta Hawks, Morehouse School of Medicine, and Comcast NBCUniversal featuring Former US Surgeon General Dr. David Satcher, Rep. Danny Davis, Grant Hill.

CHICAGO

Screening hosted by the City of Chicago and Comcast NBCUniversal, featuring remarks by Mayor Lori Lightfoot and Dwyane Wade, and a conversation with Representative Danny Davis, Former Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, and Michael Strautmanis of The Obama Foundation.

NAACP

Screening event at the 2020 NAACP National Conventional with the NAACP’s Marvin Owens moderating a panel consisting of Grant Hill, 9th Wonder, Arshay Cooper, and Mary Mazzio.

THE ASPEN INSTITUTE

Screening for Aspen Institute Trustees hosted by Former Walt Disney CEO Michael Eisner and former CEO of The Estée Lauder Companies Inc., Leonard Lauder.  

OAKLAND A’S

Screening hosted by the Oakland A’s featuring remarks by NBA star Dwyane Wade, and a conversation with Oakland A’s VP of Government Affairs Taj Tashombe, California State Senator Nancy Skinner, and Clorox Chief Customer Officer Troy Datcher.

PEPSI AND THE MIAMI DOLPHINS

PEPSI and The Miami Dolphins hosted A MOST BEAUTIFUL THING WEEKEND, which featured a socially distant film screening/conversation; a performance by hip-hop artist Reuben Vincent, who worked on the film’s soundtrack; and a 1000 meal giveaway for families experiencing food insecurity. Read the press advisory here.