Sundance Film Festival
Contest winner heads to Sundance for film about her beach litter crusade
Submitted by Katie Harden on Thu, 01/20/2011 - 3:44pm.

Recently we told you about Danielle Richardet, a Wilmington woman who spends about 20 minutes a day picking cigarette butts off Wrightsville Beach. Her mission was filmed by a crew last month to be shown at the Sundance Film Festival in Utah this weekend.

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Film focuses on beach butts
Submitted by Katie Harden on Fri, 12/10/2010 - 3:09pm.

video We told you last month about a local woman who won a contest to make a movie about cleaning up Wrightsville Beach. This week, she and her family have been filming with an award-winning director.

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Butts on Wrightsville Beach
Submitted by Katie Harden on Fri, 11/19/2010 - 6:07pm.

video 20 minutes. That’s all the time it takes Danielle Richardet and her daughter to collect 526 cigarette butts from Wrightsville Beach bringing their 21 day total of butts collected from the shore to 9,253.

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