Indie Lens Pop-Up: Jonathan Scott’s Power TripFREE Virtual Screening Event – Tuesday, November 10th at 6:00pm, featuring a post-screening livestream talkback with director and Property Brothers’ host and home expert Jonathan Scott and film protagonists, Deenise Becenti, Public Affairs Manager, Navajo Tribal Utility Authority; Joyce Johnson, Co-Executive Director, Beloved Community Center; Nelson Johnson, Pastor Emeritus, Faith Community Church; and Anya Schoolman, Executive Director, Solar United Neighbors.

RSVP here to watch Jonathan Scott’s Power Trip from the comfort and safety of your home. 

The key to environmentally friendly, cost-effective renewable energy is shining down upon us. In sun-soaked Las Vegas, Property Brothers’ Jonathan Scott harnesses that power by installing solar panels on his own home. But when his local public utility commission takes every possible opportunity to suppress that type of competition, Jonathan sets out to answer “Why don’t more Americans have the choice to go solar?”

On his journey to learn about clean energy, Jonathan talks with members of the Navajo Nation, who built a utility-scale solar plant; farmers struggling to make ends meet in Georgia; coal workers ready for new, clean jobs in Kentucky; religious leaders fighting to meet their community’s energy needs in North Carolina; and politicians at the forefront of the battle for renewable energy throughout the country.

 

About Indie Lens Pop-Up:
Indie Lens Pop-Up is a neighborhood series that brings people together for film screenings and community-driven conversations. Featuring documentaries seen on the PBS series Independent Lens, Indie Lens Pop-Up draws local residents, leaders, and organizations together to discuss what matters most, from newsworthy topics to family and relationships. Make friends, share stories, and join the conversation.