PAST SCREENINGS

October, 2012 | October 30, 2012 - The Cartel screens at St. John's University, at 6:00 p.m., held by the Education Law Society. The screening was held at the School of Law, at a private dining room on the ground floor. More information is available here.

February, 2012 | February 27, 2012 - The Cartel screened at the Beckman Center at Colorado Christian University, at 7:00 p.m. Director Bob Bowdon and former Education Commissioner Bill Moloney held a discussion following the screening. More information is available here.

January, 2012 | January 28, 2012 - The Cartel screens at the home of Lisa Snell in Lake Mathews, CA, at 4:00 p.m., as part of National School Choice Week. More information is available here.

January, 2012 | January 27, 2012 - The Cartel screens at a private residence in Wisler, Oklahoma, hosted by Smart Girl Politics, as part of National School Choice Week. The screening begins at 7:00 p.m. in Case Hall. More information is available here.

January, 2012 | January 26, 2012 - The Cartel screens at Lanakila Baptist Church and School in Waipahu, HI, hosted by Smart Girl Politics, as part of National School Choice Week. The screening begins at 6:00 p.m. in Case Hall. More information is available here.

January, 2012 | January 26, 2012 - A capitol matinee screening of The Cartel will be held for policy makers during the first week of Utah’s 2012 General Legislative Session at 5:30pm at the state capitol, as part of National School Choice Week. More information is available here.

January, 2012 | January 25, 2012 - The Cartel screens at Coeur d'Alene Charter Academy in Coeur d'Alene, ID, hosted by the Association of American Educators, as part of National School Choice Week. More information is available here.

January, 2012 | January 25, 2012 - The Cartel screens in Lansing, MI, at the Michigan State University campus, hosted by the MSU Campus Conservatives, as part of National School Choice Week. The screening begins at 5:00 p.m. in Case Hall. More information is available here.

January, 2012 | January 24, 2012 - The Cartel screens at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Prescott, AZ, at 7:00 p.m., as part of National School Choice Week. More information is available here.

January, 2012 | January 24, 2012 - The Cartel screens at The Cathedral of the Assumption in Louisville, KY, at 5:30 p.m., as part of National School Choice Week. More information is available here.

November, 2011 | November 1, 2011 - The Cartel screens at the Tri-County TEA party social in Oldham County, Kentucky. The screening is sponsored by TEA for Education and the Coalition for Educational Freedom and hosted by Charity Wolf-Edmonston; Kentucky State Coordinator for TEA for Education and the Coalition for Educational Freedom. To read more about the group, visit KentuckyTriCountyTeaParty.org.

October, 2011 | October 13, 2011 - The Cartel screened at the Justice Film Festival. The festival was held at the JW Marriott Indianapolis. Read more about the event here.

October, 2011 | October 8, 2011 - The Cartel screened at the Free Minds Film Festival at the University of Colorado - Colorado Springs. The screening was sponsored by Americans for Prosperity Colorado. Read more about the event here.

July, 2011 | July 29 - The Cartel screened at the University of Nebraska Omaha. The screening was at 5:30pm at the Milo Bail Student Center, in the Nebraska Room on the second floor. Complimentary pizza and sodas were served, and a panel discussion followed the screening. Read more about the event here.

July, 2011 | July 16 - The Cartel screens at the Anthem Libertarian Film Festival in Las Vegas, as part of FreedomFest. This event is tentatively scheduled for 3:30pm. For more information, click here.

July, 2011 | July 13 - The Cartel screens at the Anthem Libertarian Film Festival in Las Vegas, as part of FreedomFest. This event is tentatively scheduled for 8:30pm. For more information, click here.

May, 2011 | May 30 - The Cartel screens at the Hudson Institute Film Festival, at the BB King Blues Club & Grill in New York City, on Memorial Day. This event is scheduled for 12:30pm, and the doors open at 10:30am. Tickets are $15.00, which include two additional film screenings. For more information, click here.

May, 2011 | May 6 - Americans for Prosperity New York and the NY Tea Party Patriots screened The Cartel at 10:00am at the Guernsey Memorial Library in Norwich, NY. This event was free and open to the public. For more information, click here.

May, 2011 | May 2 - Americans for Prosperity New York screens The Cartel at 7:00pm at the Victor Village Inn in Victor, NY. For more information, click here.

April, 2011 | April 29 - Americans for Prosperity New York screens The Cartel at 7:00pm at the Gateway Building in Blasdell, NY. For more information, click here.

April, 2011 | April 26 - The Cartel screened at the Kinnelon Public Library, at 132 Kinnelon Road, Kinnelon, NJ. The free screening was sponsored by the New Jersey Taxpayers' Association. For more details on the groups' events, visit NJTaxes.org.

April, 2011 | April 26 - The Canadian premiere of The Cartel was held in Toronto. The event, "A Seminar on School Accountability," was hosted by the Society for Quality Education. For more information, click here.

April, 2011 | April 25 - The Cartel screened at the Roxbury Public Library, at 103 Main Street, Succasunna, NJ. The free screening was sponsored by the New Jersey Taxpayers' Association. For more details on the groups' events, visit NJTaxes.org.

April, 2011 | April 21 - The Cartel screened at Morris County Public Library in NJ, in the large meeting room. This event was sponsored by the New Jersey Taxpayers' Association. For more details on the groups' events, visit NJTaxes.org.

April, 2011 | April 21 - The Cartel screened at the Roxbury Public Library in Succasunna, NJ. This event was sponsored by the Roxbury Republican Club.

April, 2011 | April 21 - The Cartel screened at Columbia University. Director Bob Bowdon held Q&A following the screening. More details here.

April, 2011 | April 18 - The Cartel screened at Cornell University at 7:00pm. Director Bob Bowdon held Q&A following the screening. For more information, click here.

March, 2011 | March 24 - Weiner Christian Church in Weiner, Arkansas screened The Cartel at 6:30pm. For more information, click here.

March, 2011 | March 23 - The Purdue University College Republicans hosted an Education Reform Forum and a screening of The Cartel. Director Bob Bowdon held Q&A following the screening. This event was rescheduled from February because of the snowstorm. Click here for more details.

March, 2011 | March 22 - The Friedman Foundation for Educational Choice held a screening of The Cartel in Indianapolis, IN. A reception was held at 5:00pm and the screening began at 6:00pm, at the Indiana Historical Center. Click here for more details.

March, 2011 | March 16 - School Choice Ohio held a screening of The Cartel in Columbus, Ohio. The screening was followed by a Q&A and town hall meeting featuring film director Bob Bowdon, Ohio State Representative Matt Huffman, and School Choice Ohio Executive Director Chad Aldis. Click here for more details.

March, 2011 | March 16 - The Independence Institute screens The Cartel. The film screened from 6:00-8:00pm, at their offices in Golden, CO. More information is available here.

March, 2011 | March 15 - MacIver Institute presented the Madison premiere of Cartel. The screening was followed by a Q&A and town hall meeting featuring film director Bob Bowdon and MacIver Institute Education Scholar Christian D'Andrea.

March, 2011 | March 12 - The Pinellas Patriots screened The Cartel at Community Church in St. Petersburg, FL.Click here for more details.

March, 2011 | March 9 - There is a *free* screening of The Cartel in Waunakee, Wisconsin. The event is at the Rex's Innkeeper at 7:00pm, and features WI Senator Glenn Grothman. More information can be found here.

March, 2011 | March 8 - Americans for Prosperity North Carolina hosted a free screening of The Cartel in Guilford County. More information can be found here.

March, 2011 | March 3 - Americans for Prosperity Georgia and GA Rep. Paulette Braddock host a townhall meeting and Cartel screening at the Hiram Community Center at 6:00pm. More information can be found here.

February, 2011 | February 26 - The Cartel screened at Waldemere Fire Station in Sarasota, Florida at 6:00pm, as part of the 13 Patriots Film Series. More information can be found here.

February, 2011 | February 22 - The University of Northern Colorado screened The Cartel. The screening was held at the Lindou Auditorium, lower level of Michener Library, at 9:15 pm. Ticket information can be found here.

February, 2011 | February 17 - The Wassau Tea Party in Rothschild, Wisconsin screened The Cartel. Inspired by National School Choice Week, the event will feature WI Senator Glenn Grothman. It was held at the Wassau Homes Education Center (10805 Business Hwy 51) at 7pm. More information can be found here.

February, 2011 | February 15 - The Cartel screened as part of a Central Oregon Patriots public meeting on education. The event was held in Redmond at Highland Baptist Church at 6:15pm. More information can be found here.

National School Choice Week Events
(Alphabetically, by state)
*= Personal Appearance,
Director Bob Bowdon
Date City State
January 28
Anchorage* AK
February 3
Rogers
AR
January 25
Phoenix* AZ
January 29
San Diego*
CA
January 30
San Mateo*
CA
January 25
Colorado Springs
CO
January 27
Coral Springs
FL
January 27
Fort Myers
FL
January 24
Naples FL
January 28
Titusville FL
January 27
Marietta GA
January 27
Boise ID
January 26
Round Lake Beach
IL
January 26
Fort Wayne
IN
February 2
West Lafayette*
IN
February 1
Indianapolis* IN
January 25
Overland Park
KS
January 27
Milford MI
January 26
St. Paul*
MN
January 27
Raleigh NC
January 26
Rochester NH
January 25
Franklin Lakes
NJ
January 25
Cheektowaga (Buffalo)
NY
January 29
Rochester NY
January 24
Rochester* NY
January 25
Edmund OK
January 27
Philadelphia PA
January 29
Greenville SC
January 24
Austin TX
February 7
The Woodlands
TX
January 27
Seattle* WA
January 27
Milwaukee WI
January 26
Eagle River
WI
January 27
Woodruff
WI
*= Personal Appearance,
Director Bob Bowdon

January, 2011 | January 24 - The Cartel screens at 6:30pm at the Little Theater in Rochester NY, as part of National School Choice Week. The screening will be followed by discussion with the filmmaker Bob Bowdon and Derrell Bradford of Excellent Education for Everyone. This event is SOLD OUT but there is another Rochester NY screening that week! More information is available here.

January, 2011 | January 24 - The Cartel screens at 6pm at the North Naples Fire District in Florida, hosted by Americans for Prosperity Florida, as part of National School Choice Week. More information is available here.

January, 2011 | January 24 - The Cartel screens at 6pm at the Texas Capitol Legislative Conference Center, hosted by Americans for Prosperity Texas, as part of National School Choice Week. More information is available here.

January, 2011 | January 25 - The Cartel screens at 7pm at the Holiday Inn Express-Buffalo Airport in Cheektowaga, NY, hosted by Americans for Prosperity, as part of National School Choice Week. More information is available here.

January, 2011 | January 25 - The Cartel screens at 7pm at the Glenwood Arts Theater in Overland Park Kansas, hosted by Americans for Prosperity Kansas, as part of National School Choice Week. More information is available here.

January, 2011 | January 25 - The Cartel screens at 7pm at the Franklin Lakes VFW in New Jersey, hosted by Americans for Prosperity NJ, as part of National School Choice Week. More information is available here.

January, 2011 | January 25 - The Cartel screens at 6:30pm at The Vanguard School in Colorado Springs, hosted by Americans for Prosperity Colorado, Parents Challenge, The Schuck Foundation and the Vanguard School. Special host Michelle Malkin will speak at the event, as part of National School Choice Week. More information is available here.

January, 2011 | January 25 - The Cartel screens at 6pm at Oklahoma Christian University, hosted by Americans for Prosperity Oklahoma, as part of National School Choice Week. More information is available here.

January, 2011 | January 25 - The Cartel screens at the Goldwater Institute in Arizona, as part of National School Choice Week. More information is available here.

January, 2011 | January 26 - *NEW DATE AND TIME* -- The Cartel screens at 6:30pm at the Church of Christ in Rochester NH, hosted by Americans for Prosperity New Hampshire, as part of National School Choice Week. More information is available here.

January, 2011 | January 26 - The Cartel screens at 7pm at the Round Lake Beach Cultural and Civic Center in IL, hosted by Americans for Prosperity and the Lake County Tea Party, as part of National School Choice Week. More information is available here.

January, 2011 | January 26 - The Cartel screens at 6pm at O'Gara's Bar and Grill in St. Paul, MN, hosted by Minnesotans for Limited Government, as part of National School Choice Week. Tickets are $8/person. Director Bob Bowdon will take Q&A following the screening. More information is available here.

January, 2011 | January 26 - The Cartel screens at Americans for Prosperity Arkansas, as part of National School Choice Week. More information is available here.

January, 2011 | January 27 - The Cartel screens at 7pm at the Ft Myers Country Club in Florida, as part of National School Choice Week. More information is available here.

January, 2011 | January 27 - The Cartel screens at 6pm at the Idaho Freedom Foundation in Boise, as part of National School Choice Week. More information is available here.

January, 2011 | January 27 - The Cartel screens at 7:30pm at Roswell Street Baptist Church in Georgia, hosted by Americans for Prosperity Georgia, as part of National School Choice Week. More information is available here.

January, 2011 | January 27 - The Cartel screens at 7pm at the Bakers of Milford in Michigan, hosted by Americans for Prosperity Michigan, as part of National School Choice Week. More information is available here.

January, 2011 | January 27 - The Cartel screens at 6pm at 1126 S. 70th Street in Milwaukee WI, hosted by Americans for Prosperity Wisconsin, as part of National School Choice Week. More information is available here.

January, 2011 | January 27 - The Cartel screens at 6pm at the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences in Raleigh, hosted by Americans for Prosperity Foundation. The event, part of National School Choice Week, will also feature a cocktail reception. More information is available here.

January, 2011 | January 27 - The Cartel screens at 7am at the German Society of Pennsylvania -- not a typo, it is 7am in the morning! It's hosted by Americans for Prosperity Pennsylvania, as part of National School Choice Week. More information is available here.

January, 2011 | January 28 - The Cartel screens at 6:30pm at the Wilda Marston Theater, Loussac Library in Anchorage Alaska, hosted by the Alaska Policy Forum, as part of National School Choice Week. Director Bob Bowdon will host and take Q&A following the screening. More information is available here.

January, 2011 | January 28 - The Cartel screens at 6pm at the Indian River City Civic Center in Titusville FL, hosted by Americans for Prosperity Florida, as part of National School Choice Week. More information is available here.

January, 2011 | January 29 - The Cartel screens at 7pm at 660 K Street in San Diego, hosted by Americans for Prosperity California, as part of National School Choice Week. More information is available here.

January, 2011 | January 29 - The Cartel screens at 2pm at Country Inn and Suites in Rochester, New York, as part of National School Choice Week. More information is available here.

January, 2011 | January 29 - The Cartel screens at 10am at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites in Greenville SC, hosted by Americans for Prosperity South Carolina, as part of National School Choice Week. More information is available here.

January, 2011 | January 30 - The Cartel screens at 1:45pm at the San Mateo Public Library in California, as part of National School Choice Week. Director Bob Bowdon and Lance Izumi of the Pacific Research Institute will take Q&A following the screening. More information is available here.

February, 2011 | February 7 - The Texas Tea Party Patriots PAC will screen The Cartel at their office: 9391 Grogan's Mill Rd Suite A4, The Woodlands, TX. The screening will begin at 6:30pm. Read more information about their Tea Party group here.

December, 2010 | December 27 - The Cartel was featured at a FREE special screening event in Cary, North Carolina, at 7:30pm. The event was a collaboration between Bowdon Media and the North Carolina Alliance for Public Charter Schools. Sponsors made the one-night-only event free to all who RSVP in advance. (Tickets at the door: $8.00.) The Cartel's Director Bob Bowdon and NC Alliance for Public Charter Schools President Eddie Goodall both appeared after the screening to conduct a movie Q&A and an Education Reform Town Hall Meeting.

November 2010 | November 12-14 - The Cartel screened at the Free Thinking Film Festival, which celebrates "limited government, free market economics, and the dignity of the individual." The festival was held in Ottawa, Canada on November 12-14. View more information here.

October 2010 | October 23 - The Cartel screened at the 2010 New York Students For Liberty Conference, hosted by the Columbia University Libertarians. More information is available here.

September 2010 | September 11 - The Cartel was selected to screen at the Burbank International Film Festival. The screening took place on the evening of September 11.

September 2010 | September 12 -The Cartel was selected to screen at the State Policy Network's K-12 Education Summit, as part of its Annual Conference in Cleveland, Ohio. The screening was held Sunday, September 12.

September 2010 | September 3-16 - The Cartel plays in Peoria, Illinois! The film played at the Peoria Theater for two weeks. View the theater's website here.

August 2010 | August 26 - The Cartel screened at the Defending the American Dream Summit, hosted by Americans for Prosperity. It opened up the event that night from 5:00-8:00 p.m.

August 2010 | August 12 - The Cartel screened at the Where's the Outrage conference on school choice. Director Bob Bowdon and Thor Halvorssen, founder of the Moving Picture Institute, also speak at the conference.

August 2010 | August 19 - The Cartel was selected to screen at the Atlanta International Documentary Film Festival ("DocuFest Atlanta") this summer. The screening was held on Thursday, August 19 at 8:30pm, at the Carter Center.

June 2010 | Tuesday, June 29 - The Cartel screened at the 2010 National Charter School Conference in Chicago. Read more here.

May/June 2010 | Wednesday, May 26 - Thursday, June 3 - The Cartel had another theatrical run at several locations in New Jersey this week. Click here to learn more about these NJ screenings.

May 2010 | Friday, May 21 - The Cartel played in Columbus, Ohio at the Gateway Film Center for a week. Click here to read more.

April 2010 | Friday, April 30 - Thursday, May 6 - The Cartel premieres in Boston, Chicago, Denver, Minneapolis, San Francisco, Washington DC, Philadelphia, and St. Louis! Click here for information on theaters and events in specific premiere cities.

April 2010 | Thursday, April 29 - The 2010 New Jersey Education Reform Rally was held at the state house annex in Trenton, and a screening of The Cartel followed.

April 2010 | Monday, April 26 - Thursday, April 29 - The Cartel screened at several locations in New Jersey, each featuring town hall meetings with Director Bob Bowdon hosting Q&A. To learn more about where the film screened, click here.

April 2010 | Friday, April 23 - The Cartel premiered in Houston at the Angelika theater. For more information, click here.

April 2010 | Friday, April 16 - The Cartel premiered in New York City and Los Angeles, Friday, April 16. Read more about the premiere here.

March 2010 | Sunday, March 7 - The Cartel screened at 12:00 noon as part of the Washington, DC Independent Film Festival.

January 2010 | Thursday, January 14 - The Cartel screened at 6:00 p.m. at the Texas Public Policy Foundation in Austin, TX, as part of the 8th Annual Policy Orientation for the Texas Legislature. Q&A followed, hosted by Director Bob Bowdon.

November 2009 | On Monday November 2, The Cartel screened at the Princeton Garden Theater in Princeton, NJ.

October 2009 | On Friday October 30, The Cartel screened at Rutgers University in New Brunswick, NJ.

October 2009 | October 17 through October 23 - The Cartel played at the AMC Loews East Hanover 12, in East Hanover, NJ.

October 2009 | Sunday, October 18 - The Cartel screened at the Downbeach Film Festival in Atlantic City, NJ, where it won the festival's award for Best Full-Length Documentary.

October 2009 | Friday, October 9 through Thursday, October 15 - The Cartel played at the AMC Loews Menlo Park 12, Edison, NJ; the AMC Loews Jersey Gardens 20, Elizabeth, NJ; and the AMC Loews Cherry Hill 24, Cherry Hill, NJ.

October 2009 | Thursday, October 8 through Sunday, October 11 - The Cartel played at The Showroom, 708 Cookman Avenue, Asbury Park, NJ.

September 2009 | September 20 & 25 - The Cartel screened at the New Jersey Film Festival.

August 2009 | Monday, August 24 - The Cartel celebrated its South Jersey premiere at the New Jersey State Film Festival.

July 2009 | The Cartel screened at the Jersey Shore Film Festival, winning both the Jury Award and Audience Choice Award for Best Feature Documentary.

July 2009 | The Cartel screened at the Philadelphia Independent Film Festival, where it was the recipient of a Command Performance Screening.

May 2009 | The Cartel screened at the Hoboken International Film Festival, where it won the festival's Audience Award.

The Cartel is a revelation.
- The New York Post
A brisk, incisive and mind-boggling – no other phrase will work – exposé
- Los Angeles Times
The Cartel...takes on the 'unconscionable failure' of New Jersey's public schools.
- USA Today
This is a movie you need to see.
- Joe Scarborough, MSNBC’s Morning Joe
What Bowdon has brought to light so vividly...applies across the land.
- Chicago Tribune
This movie says it all, and is a must see for any American.
- Philadelphia City Paper