Advance Screening of “Last Call at the Oasis” Thursday at the Brewing Company


By on Mon, February 27, 2012

Half Moon Bay Brewing Company presents special "dinner and a movie" Brews & Views with special screening of "Last Call at the Oasis" on March 1 at 6 p.m.

Lynn Hirshfield of Participant Media joins Half Moon Bay Brewing Company founder Lenny Mendonca on March 1 for a Q&A immediately following film, which offers a glimpse into the reality of our dwindling water supply

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Following the ground-breaking documentaries “An Inconvenient Truth”, “Food, Inc.” and “Waiting for Superman,” Participant Media now turns its attention to the water crisis with the new film, “Last Call at the Oasis.” A rallying cry to ignite a national conversation about the water crisis, “Last Call at the Oasis” illuminates the vital role water plays in our lives, exposes the defects in the current system and shows communities already struggling with its ill-effects.  Featuring activist Erin Brockovich, respected water experts including Peter Gleick, Jay Famiglietti and Robert Glennon and social entrepreneurs championing revolutionary solutions, the film posits that we can manage this problem if we are willing to act now.
Lynn Hirshfield, the senior vice president of publishing at Participant Media, will participate in a Q & A moderated by Lenny Mendonca, the founder of the Half Moon Bay Brewing Company and director at McKinsey & Company, immediately following the film.

With ATO Pictures opening “Last Call at the Oasis” in theaters in May 2012, the Half Moon Bay Brewing Company is honored to be able to host this advance screening at Mavericks Event Center.

Thursday, March 1, 2012
6 to 9 p.m.
Film begins promptly at 6:30 p.m.

Mavericks Event Center
107 Broadway Ave.
Half Moon Bay, CA 94019

Reservations and Tickets:
Admission to the screening is complimentary, but advance reservations are required and seating is limited. $20 includes the screening and a special Mavericks “Bento Box” Dinner prepared by Chef Gaston Alfaro of the Half Moon Bay Brewing Company. Beer, wine and other beverages are available for purchase.

Please RSVP and select choice of Mavericks “Bento Box” by emailing [email protected] or calling 650-728-BREW.

Mavericks “Bento Box” Dinner Menu Options:
Every “Bento Box” includes Mavericks Cole Slaw and Potato Salad along with one of the following gourmet focaccia sandwiches:

Roasted Salmon Salad with Bermuda onions, capers and fresh dill,
topped with mixed greens and a honey-lime vinaigrette

Vegan Roasted Vegetable Roasted vegetables with a splash of balsamic vinegar,
topped with mixed greens and a vegetarian basil pesto

House Smoked Tri-Tip with a roasted garlic blue cheese spread, topped with mixed greens

Cajun Style Chicken with provolone cheese, chipotle aioli, topped with mixed greens

A portion of the proceeds from all dinner sales for this event will be donated to the Friends of Fitzgerald Marine Reserve.

For More Information:
Call 650-728-BREW (2739) or visit For more information about the film and to view the trailer of “Last Call at the Oasis,” please visit