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Cultural Alliance Releases SPARK, a Short Film on Phila.'s Museums (and Museum-Lovers)

SPARK is a powerful and emotional short film about humans, and the profound impact that Philadelphia's museums and cultural institutions have on their and hearts and minds. Directed by award-winning filmmaker Glenn Holsten, the film features interviews with arts lovers, cultural leaders, and civic leaders including Derek Pitts, Lily Yeh, Peggy Amsterdam, and Gail Harrity. The film debuted at the American Association of Museums Conference in Philadelphia on May 1, 2009.

This video is copyrighted with creative commons as a Attribution-No Derivative Works 3.0 United States copyright. You are free to share this, and we ask that you acknowledge the copyright holder, the Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance, and make no derivative works. SPARK was produced in association with the American Association of Museums.

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Museums matter!