Into the Gyre

Showtimes

Film runs Fri, May 31 through Sun, May 5.

Into the Gyre
Scott Elliott, 2012
USA | 45 minutes

Filmmakers in person for Q&A!

Into the Gyre follows the journey of a team of scientists searching for plastic pollution in the remote Saragasso Sea. Run by the Sea Education Association (SEA), this unprecedented expedition measured the amount of plastic in the Atlantic Ocean and studied its effects on marine ecosystems, with surprising results.

Screening with:
Yasuni
Nicolás Entel | 2013 | 30m

Yasuni explores what is at the heart of Ecuador's Yasuni-ITT Initiative, which aims to protect Yasuni National Park from oil exploitation. This documentary was born from a need to provide all indigenous communities that call Yasuni their home a legitimate voice.

Carbon for Water
Evan Abramson & Carmen Elsa Lopez | USA | 2011 | 22m

In just five weeks, an innovative company using carbon credits for financing gave 4.5 million people in Kenya’s Western Province access to safe drinking water in this award-winning documentary.

Series: Green Screens 2013

Venue: Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center

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