On Wednesday, October  21, 2015, the Bank of Marin  will be hosting the second annual film event to benefit SchoolsRule-Marin at the Christopher B Smith Rafael Film Center.  Beyond Measure, the latest film by director Vickie Abeles who also directed Race to Nowhere, offers  an optimistic picture of what’s possible in American education and  follows a diverse group of educators who are successfully pioneering fresh and often radically new approaches in their public schools with dramatic success.  Ms. Abeles will also be present at the screening and available for a question and answer session.

This link provides more information about the film:

Beyond Measure – Film Trailer and Information


Parents, students, educators, school staff and community members are invited to view this touching and optimistic film.  Thanks to the generosity of the Bank of Marin, 100% of the ticket sales go to SchoolsRule-Marin, a coalition of Marin County foundations supporting every child, in every public school, in every district in Marin. Bank of Marin, is one of the original contributors to SchoolsRule-Marin and is a longtime supporter of The California Film Institute. 

Here are the details:

When:              Wednesday, October 21, 2015

                         Reception:  5:30 p.m.  / Film: 7:00 

Where:            Rafael Theater /  Christopher B. Smith Film Institute

                        1118 Fourth street, San Rafael

Tickets:            Adults $20 / Students (17 and under) $10

PURCHASE ADVANCE TICKETS HERE:   http://rafaelfilm.cafilm.org/beyond-measure/


For more information call 415-491-6680