NEWTOWN IMPACT TIMELINE

Scroll through the timeline below to experience the impact of Newtown since it’s premiere.

Sundance Premiere

Jan. 2016
Newtown premieres in the US documentary competition at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival
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Press Buzz

March 2016
Buzz surrounding the film continues
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Orlando Shooting & CT Premiere

June 2016
The day of the Orlando massacre, Newtown had its Connecticut premiere...
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House’s Moment of Silence

June 2016
Rep. Jim Himes Walks Out of Orlando Moment of Silence
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White House Screening

June 2016
White House screening intro by Senior Advisor to the President, Valerie Jarret.
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AFI Lab & Historic Sit-In

June 2016
During our meetings on the hill in the AFI Impact Lab...
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Mayhem in Congress

June 2016
Rep. Himes cites Newtown as a Catalyst for the Two Weeks of Mayhem
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Rep. Jim Himes Lends Support

June 2016
"Newtown is a huge step in the right direction..."
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NYC BAM Premiere

June 2016
Newtown voices attend NYC BAM premiere and speak of healing
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Newtown Goes to Australia

August 2016
Audiences are all too familiar with the aftermath of mass gun violence
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Capitol Hill Screening

September 2016
Newtown goes to the United States Capital Hill
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Orlando Community Screenings

September 2016
Newtown was invited to provide solace to that community in post trauma.
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NY Times Critics Pick

October 2016
"Understated Eloquence but No Peace..."
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Governor Cuomo Attends Premiere

October 2016
Newtown has it's NYC theatrical premiere.
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Theatrical Release Extended

October 2016
NY & LA theaterical screening extended
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Nationwide Screenings

November 2016
Newtown reaches over 400 theaters
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Trailer Reaches Over 850,000 Views

November 2016
Trailer release hits top views online
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Newtown Impact Campaign

November 2016
Influencers, celebrities and politicians continue to join Newtown
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Favorite Doc of 2016

December 2016
Newtown makes top lists for 2016
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Community Screenings Continue

January 2017
Community screenings continue across the country
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Release on Digital Platforms

February 2017
Newtown available for streaming and downloads
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University of Iowa Joins Prevention Strategies

March 2017
University screenings take flight
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Webisodes Debut on People.com

March 2017
We Are All Newtown webisode series
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Television Premiere Reaches 2 Million

April 2017
Newtown premiere on PBS series, Independent Lens
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Release on Netflix

April 2017
Newtown available on Netflix
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Harvard Law School Joins Impact

April 2017
Healing in the Wake of Community Violence: Lessons from Newtown and Beyond
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Tallahassee Mayor Hosts Screening

April 2017
Series of Florida screenings led by Tallahassee mayor Andrew Gillum
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Newtown Score Releases

May 2017
Newtown score released by Lakeshore Records
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Impact Campaign Continues

2017
Newtown impact continues across the country
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