7 – 7:45PM - WATER’S WAY: THINKING LIKE A WATERSHED World Premiere – Environmental Feature – USA, TRT: 45 minutes Sandy Cannon-Brown, Dave Harp and Tom Horton. Learning to appreciate and emulate beavers may be a key to understanding how we might once again experience a watershed resilient to flood and drought and a Chesapeake clean and clear. Panel Discussion with Producers 7:45PM – 8:30PM
8:30PM - OLYMPIC SLEEPERS OF THE ARCTIC World Premiere – Environmental Short – USA, TRT: 5 minutes Produced and directed by Irene A. Magafan and Jamie Currie. This short documentary explores the lives of arctic ground squirrels and how they have adapted to hibernate up to 8 months to survive. Olympic Sleepers of the Arctic touches on the unique biology of these animals in the greater context of the environmental threats facing the arctic region as a whole.
8:45PM - THE HEAT IS ON: DRIVING CLIMATE ACTION FOR PEOPLE AND NATURE World Premiere – Environmental Short – USA, TRT: 20 minutes World Wildlife Fund Short documentary produced by Kelley Ashford and Irene Magafan about WWF’s response to the International Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Special Report on Global Warming in 2018.