Event type: Ages 16+
Sponsored by Trojan Technologies
Shell Game (Short animation - 2min)
A story about a crab and its shell
SWO Connection - Created at Sheridan College
The Arctic Circus (Short Doc- 24 min)
An investigation into the controversial tourism industry of Churchill, Manitoba. Billed as the 'polar bear capital of the world', Churchill is caught between the intersection of economy and environmentalism. The film explores the conflict between those locals who facilitate the tourism industry revolving around this iconic animal and people concerned about the impact on the bears and the residents. Offering perspectives on how both sides are trying to preserve the species.
SWO Connection - Director Connor Johnstone grew up in London.
SEA OF LIFE (Feature Documentary - 1hr 28 min)
Inspired by Rob Stewart's Revolution, young filmmaker Julia Barnes embarks on an epic journey around the world to save the ecosystems we depend on for survival, as we come closer to causing a mass extinction in the oceans.
Sea of Life leads audiences through the stunning world of coral reefs into the heart of the environmental movement, meeting passionate scientists, activists, and explorers who reveal an enormous opportunity to rise up and become the heroes the world needs.
Sea of Life is a film about changing the world. It's about rising up in the face of catastrophe and having the courage to fight for what you love.
Filmmaker Julia Barnes is from Burlington
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Part of: Forest City Film Festival 2017
Cutoff for Advance Online Ticket Sales: Saturday, October 28, 2017 3:44 pm EST