Half the Sky Movement and PBS have teamed up and are awarding one lucky user 2 VIP tickets to go to the Global Citizen Festival on September 29 in NYC! Check-in to Independent Lens to get your Coming Soon sticker for Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide, which premieres October 1, 9/8c on PBS. The winning user will see performances by Neil Young & Crazy Horse, Foo Fighters, The Black Keys, Band of Horses and K’NAAN.
Global Citizen Festival aims to celebrate the progress made in fighting extreme poverty, help raise funds for tackling extreme poverty and disease looking forward, and mobilize tens of thousands of attendees to focus efforts on poverty alleviation. Hosts of the concert include Hugh Jackman, Katie Couric, Selena Gomez, Olivia Wilde from the Half the Sky Movement and more. Check out more information here, as well as the full rules. The contest ends at 4:00 p.m. on September 24, 2012.