NYC Festival 2018

Ten days of films screenings, panel discussions, field trips, receptions, parties and a conference. Join us as we celebrate our seven year anniversary.

Where:

Cinema Village Theater
22 East 12th Street & University Place
New York, NY 10003

Individual tickets for each film series & panel discussion are $18 in advance or $25 at the door. (Tickets will be for sale in July)

All Access Film Festival Pass: $295
Film screenings at Cinema Village Theater, 10/19-25
Virtual Reality Experience, 10/26
Purchase Pass

 

 

List of Selected Films

(As of 1/25/18)

To Catch a Macaw
Angela Prochilo, Producer & Director
North America Premiere
Language: English & Portuguese
Country: Brazil

Escape to Costa Rica: The Jungle Story (Part of a trilogy)
Libor Spacek and Petra Dolezalova, Producers
World Premiere
Country: Czech Republic

Rivers of Australia: A journey along the Murray
Albany Asher, Producer & Director
World Premiere
Country: Australia

I Am Salmon
Peter Merias, Producer & Director
USA Premiere
Country: Canada

The Elephant Whisperer and Maya Memsaheb
Upma Bhatnagar and Manoj Narain, Producers
North America Premiere
Country: India

Darkhad Valley
Jeff Calhoun, Producer & Director
World Premiere
Language: Mongolian (English subtitled)
County: Mongolia

Drive Them Buffalo
Daniel Glick, Director & Mariah Ore, Producer
Thunderheart Films
Country: USA
World Premiere

The Firefox Guardian
Gunjan Menon, Producer & Director
Country: Nepal | Languages: English and Nepalese
North America Premiere

The Hundred-Year Old Whale
Tony Wosk & Mark Leiren-Young, Producers
Laura Vandervoort, Narrator
Country: Canada
East Coast Premiere

Wild Beijing
Dong Geng & Pengfei Shen, Directors
Zheng Cao & Jin Wang, Producers
Country: China | Language: Chinese (English Subtitled)
North America Premiere

Madagascar - Life on the Edge
Duncan Parker, Director & Producer
Alex Rae, Producer
Country: Madagascar
North America Premiere

Tigers of Scotland
Leanne Gater, Producer and Director | Wild Films Ltd
Country: Scotland
North America Premiere

Rancheros del Jaguar
Sara Matasick, Producer & Director
Country: Mexico | Languages: English & Spanish
North America Premiere

The Blind Man and the Elephant
Julia De Boeck, Producer & Director
Country: South Africa
World Premiere

The Island
Kadir Dabak, Producer & Director
Country: Turkey
World Premiere

Tainted Love
Eleanor Paish, Producer & Director
Country: Indonesia | Languages: English & Bahasa
World Premiere

Penguin Protectors
Jessie Ayles, Producer & Director
Country: South Africa
North America Premiere

Kamchatka Bears. Life Begins
Irina Zhuravleva, Producer & Director
Country: Russia
World Premiere

Vanishing Corals
Stephen Olsson, Producer & Director
Country: USA
World Premiere

The Green Heart of Guyana
Benjamin Driver, Producer & Director
World Premiere
Country: Guyana

Discovering Langkawi
Justin Wong Wee Hin, Director | SCM Asia SDN BHD Producers
World Premiere
Country: Malaysia

Guardians of Anja
Robin Hoskyns, Producer & Director
North America Premiere
Country: Madagascar

A Gentle Giant
Mark Pearce, Producer & Director
North America Premiere
Country: Australia

Pride of Lion
Empowers Africa and Wildlands
Sam Suter and James Suter, Producers & Directors
North America Premiere
Country: South Africa

The Last Pangolins
Medienkontor Movie GmbH
Therese Engels, Director
World Premiere
Country: Vietnam

Dehorning a Rhino
Empowers Africa and Wildlands
Sam Suter and James Suter, Producers & Directors
North America Premiere
Country: South Africa

The End Game
Duane Sharman, Producer & Director
East Coast Premiere
Country: Canada

Black Mamba Anti-Poaching Unit
Empowers Africa and Wildlands
Sam Suter and James Suter, Producers & Directors
North America Premiere
Country: South Africa

Speakers for Panel Discussion / Q&A

Albany Asher
Director & Producer
Lapstone, New South Wales
Australia

Tony Wosk
Producer, Middle Child Films
Vancouver, British Columbia
Canada

Felix Abayomi
Founder & CEO, Wildlife Africa
Lagos, Nigeria

Libor Spacek and Petra Dolezalova
Film Producers, Escape to Nature
Prague, Czech Republic 

Pengfei Shen
Film Director, NeoMedia, Ltd
Beijing, China