Los Angeles 2020

Four days of films screenings, panel discussions, networking and receptions. receptions. Two days of field trips to state and national parks.

* PLEASE help with our campaign for LA: http://gf.me/u/xauubi 
This will assist paying for the theater and other festival expenses.

Where:

April 22 | Opening Reception
The Bungalow
101 Wilshire Blvd.
Santa Monica, CA 90401

April 23-26| Film Screenings
Lumiere Cinema
9036 Wilshire Blvd
Beverly Hills CA 90211

April 27-28 | Field Trips
Joshua Tree National Park & other locations.

Individual Tickets
For each film series & panel discussion
$15 in advance or $20 at the door

All Access Festival Pass
All ten two-hour film screenings and panel discussions between April 23-26.
$95 per pass
Purchase: https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/4512759

Film Schedule at Lumiere Cinema
Thursday, April 23
Series 1 | 6:00-8:00 pm
Series 2 | 9:00-11:00 pm

Friday, April 24
Series 3 | 6:00-8:00 pm
Series 4 | 9:00-11:00 pm

Saturday, April 25
Series 5 | 1:00-3:00 pm
Series 6 | 4:00-6:00 pm
Series 7 | 7:00-9:00 pm

Sunday, April 26
Series 8 | 1:00-3:00 pm
Series 9 | 4:00-6:00 pm
Series 10 | 7:00-9:00 pm

Opening Reception

Wednesday, April 22
7:00-9:30 pm

The Bungalow
101 Wilshire Blvd.
Santa Monica, CA 90401

Selection of Films

(As of 1/17, subject to change)

Gaviota: The End of Southern California
Tamlorn Chase, Producer & Shaw Leonard, Director
Country: USA | 42 minutes
Los Angeles Premiere
Trailer: https://vimeo.com/213254112

The Hidden Tiger
Rescue Doc Films | Michael Samstag & Elizabeth McGovern
Country: USA | 48 minutes
West Coast Premiere
Trailer: https://vimeo.com/357961025

How Moms Matter to Weddell Seal Pups
Mary Lynn Price | National Science Foundation
Country: USA | 14 minutes
World Premiere

In Praise of slow, Monique and the Sloths

Pronto Productions | Philippe Mac Gaw, Producer
Country: Suriname | 52 minutes
West Coast Premiere
Trailer: https://vimeo.com/344130588

Guardians of Anja

Robin Hoskyns, Producer
Country: Madagascar | 10 minutes
Los Angeles Premiere
Trailer: https://vimeo.com/272396683


Keepers of the Forest

Roxy Rogan, Producer & Director
Country: Indonesia | 25 minutes
North America Premiere
Trailer: https://vimeo.com/318323251

The Pangolin: No Time to Rest
Briony Jones and Jenifer Joyce, Producers
Country: Namibia | 15 minutes
Los Angeles Premiere
Trailer: https://vimeo.com/285624438

Survival of the Sun Bear
Jocelyn Stokes, Producer & Director
Country: Malaysia | 25 minutes
Los Angeles Premiere
Trailer: https://vimeo.com/353825510

Dammed to Extinction
Hawley Peterson Productions
Country: USA | 50 minutes
Los Angeles Premiere
Trailer: https://vimeo.com/355409642

The Lost Kings of Bioko
Gulo Films, Oliver Goetzl, Director
Country: Equatorial Guinea | 50 minutes
Los Angeles Premiere
Trailer: https://vimeo.com/353126800

The Patterns of the Oceans
Claudia & Hendrik Schmitt, Producers
Country: Germany | 45 minutes
Los Angeles Premiere
Trailer: https://vimeo.com/278820742

Baby Sharks and Climate Change
Tom Vierus, Producer
Country: France | 10 minutes
West Coast Premiere

Saving Warru
Daniel clarke and Amy Pysden, Producers
Country: Australia | 30 minutes
Los Angeles Premiere
Trailer: https://vimeo.com/288990940

African Drivers: A Lion Lights Story
Dime Cositas Films | Hector Salgado, Producer
Country: Kenya | 25 minutes
West Coast Premiere
Trailer: https://vimeo.com/343317410

Among Eucalyptus
Zoe Cousins, Producer & Director
Country: Australia | 28 minutes
West Coast Premiere
Trailer: https://vimeo.com/358528230

RED APE, Surviving Orangutan
Offspring Films, Ltd | Rowan Musgrave, Producer & Director
Country: United Kingdom | 60 minutes
Los Angeles Premiere
Trailer: https://vimeo.com/389534618

The Mystery of the Hawskbill
Octavio Aburto, Producer
Country: Mexico | 10 minutes
West Coast Premiere
Trailer: https://vimeo.com/360898451

Eye of the Pangolin
Bruce Young, Producer & Director
Country: South Africa | 45 minutes
West Coast Premiere
Trailer: https://vimeo.com/346933760

Exploring the Pacific Northwest
Ian A. Nelson, Producer & Director
Country: USA | 64 minutes
Los Angeles Premiere

In the Footsteps of Giants
Dave Taylor, Producer & Director
Country: Tanzania | 60 minutes
West Coast Premiere
Trailer: https://vimeo.com/287137522

In Search of a Moment
Andrew Rurik and Jake Davis, Producers
Country: USA | 5 minutes

Thundering Hooves - PSA
Neta Rhyne, Producer/Director
Country: USA | 5 minutes
Los Angeles Premiere

Mark of the Jaguar
Dave Taylor, Producer & Director
Country: Brazil | 60 minutes
World Premiere

Fuel, Fire and Wild Horses
Micah Robinson, Producer & Director
Country: USA | 9 minutes
Los Angeles Premiere

Uakari - Secrets of the English Monkey
Peter von Puttkamer, Producer & Director
Country: Peru | 45 minutes

Wild Horses
William E. Simpson, Producer & Director
Country: USA | 4 minutes
Los Angeles Premiere

Whales Without Walls
Whale Sanctuary Project
Charles Vinick, Producer & Director
Country: USA | 5 minutes
Los Angeles Premiere

 

Panel Discussion Speakers

(As of January 25)

Peter von Puttkamer
Founder, Gryphon Productions
Vancouver, Canada

Jocelyn Stokes
Filmmaker

Ian A. Nelson
Filmmaker

Mary Lynn Price, Esq.
Filmmaker

Hector Salgado
Founder & CEO, Dime Cositas Films
Mexico City, Mexico

Andrew Rurik
Filmmaker

Neta Rhyne
Founder of Thundering Hooves
Cherokee Nation, Direct Descendant Trail of Tears

Tamlorn Chase
Producer, Gaviota Wildlife Films

Shaw Leonard
Filmmaker

Michael Peterson
Co-Founder, Peterson Hawley Productions

Bruce Young
Producer & Director
Cape Town, South Africa

James Branchflower
Founder/CEO, ECO STREAMZ

Dave Taylor
Producer & Director, Cool Brick Studios
Aspen, CO

William E. Simpson, II
Naturalist & Rancher

Christopher J. Gervais, FRGS
WCFF Founder & Producer of DREAM, multi-award
winning animation