Moonwalk (On Tour)
Dean Potter is nothing if not creative. In this short piece,
he highlines across a desert landscape with a massive full moon
as his backdrop.
of Freedom (On Tour)
This is the story of the repercussions of human negligence
juxtaposed with the incredible power of human compassion. An
entangled humpback whale, left for dead; a fishing net, her
anvil. Estimated at 250 kilos this net had cut halfway through
the left side of her tail. A diving groups efforts to free the
whale are chronicled in this film.
A poem written by the world renowned John Trudell, music by
Goodshield Aguilar and Mignon Geli and edited by Mike Mease,
This music video takes you on the historical ride America’s
Buffalo have traveled. Bring the viewer to the still continuing
tragedy these sacred Buffalo endure.
Rivers of Southern Appalachia
It’s in the rivers of the Amazon, the jungles of Borneo,
the coral reefs of Belize… oh, and the creeks of Tennessee.
That’s right, southern Appalachia is a little-known hotspot
for aquatic life and is home to some wildly diverse fish, mussels,
salamanders, crayfish and other critters.
The Colorado River runs 1450 miles across seven states and
two countries supplying water for 36 million people. It flowed
to the sea for six million years but has not kissed the ocean
since the late 1990s. A video poem to highlight the beauty and
challenges of this national icon, American River’s Most
After more than a century of ‘cleaning’ dead wood
out of our rivers, we have accidentally removed critical life
support systems needed for salmon and many other river creatures…
and it’s now time for some heavy lifting. Water &
Wood shows how far some restoration groups are going to get
this important habitat element back.
Taos, New Mexico is bordered by a backyard of wildlife and
wild land. Both take a beating as outdoor users love the Carson
National Forest to death. Some of those users recognized the
damage they caused and decided to instigate a movement for resource
recovery. Illegal trails close. Sanctuaries open. Habitat bounces
back. Wildlife comes.
A multimedia piece featuring National Geographic
Explorer-in-Residence Wade Davis and photographer Paul Colangelo
on the fate of the Sacred Headwaters in northern Canada. The
shared birthplace of three salmon rivers, the traditional territory
of the Tahltan First Nation, and home to an incredible ecosystem
of large mammals, the Sacred Headwaters is threatened by a proposed
hard rock mine.
Steppes: 800 Miles on the Oregon Desert Trail
“Join expert long-distance hiker Sage Clegg
as she becomes the first person to journey for 800 miles across
the newly created Oregon Desert Trail, from the center of the
state to nearly the Idaho border. The Oregon Natural Desert
Association, a nonprofit conservation organization, created
the trail to highlight that Oregon is a desert state.
Resource Defense Council will introduce this film. A panel will
follow the film. Each panel member will give a brief introduction,
and then the panel will take questions from the audience.
Backyard tells the stories of five people in four
states, all with very different backgrounds and perspectives,
but all at odds with the natural gas extraction occurring around
them. Despite their differences, unnerving similarities emerge
from their shared experiences with the massive unseen entity
that is “the industry.”