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Four Wild Shorts feature trout, caribou, raptors and a saga of poaching

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Award-winning shorts from the 2018 International Wildlife Film Festival, on screen at Bud Werner Memorial Library on Tuesday, Feb. 5.

 

Bud Werner Memorial Library presents a free screening of Wild Shorts, four new short documentaries featured at the 2018 International Wildlife Film Festival, at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 5, in Library Hall.

The films include “Fly Fishing in the Anthropocene” by Peter Christensen and Rolf Nylinder, the story of the Ozernaya River in remote Kamchatka in Far East Russia, one of the most intact ecosystems left in the Northern Pacific, and “Camera Trap” by Marty O’Brien, winner of Best Newcomer at the IWFF, about the Porcupine caribou herd’s migration, one of the greatest land migrations on earth.

“Nesting with the Devil” by Stephen Matter, about great blue herons, bald eagles and their mysterious nesting relationship on the coast of British Columbia, and “A Film About Animals” by Eric Daniel Metzgar, winner Best Short Film at the IWFF, about the complicated legacy poaching, will also be shown.

Visit steamboatlibrary.org/events for more information.


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