Sunday, February 13, 2011

Environmental Film Festival, St. Pete

Subject: Eckerd College's "Visions of Nature, Voices of Nature Environmental Film Festival" Feb 18 - 26

FREE and open to the public

"Visions of Nature, Voices of Nature Environmental Film Festival"

Feb 18 - 26

Eckerd College, 4200 54th Avenue South, St. Petersburg, FL 33711

Screenings will be held in The Dan and Mary Miller Auditorium and are free and open to the public. No tickets are necessary. Complete details about each film can be found on the Festival homepage: For more information, call 727.864.7979 or email

"Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives" Friday, February 18, 7 p.m.

"Obselidia" Saturday, February 19, 7 p.m.

"Cool It" Sunday, February 20, 2 p.m.

"Split Estate" Monday, February 21, 7 p.m.

"Greenhorns" Tuesday, February 22, 7 p.m.

"Beetle Queen Conquers Tokyo" Wednesday, February 23, 7 p.m.

"Bag It!" Thursday, February 24, 7 p.m.

Directed by Suzan Beraza (English, 76m, 2010). Introduced by "Average Guy" Jeb Berrier from Telluride, Colorado.

"Nostalgia for the Light" Friday, February 25, 7 p.m.

"Legend of the Pale Male" Saturday, February 26, 7 p.m.

For thirteen years, the Visions of Nature/Voices of Nature Environmental Film Festival has brought compelling and important films to the Tampa Bay area and the Eckerd College community in order to raise awareness and promote discussion of questions relating to nature, place, and the environment. Film scholars and filmmakers from around the world engage the audience in lively discussions of the environmental perspectives contained in documentary, animated, experimental and feature films. The Visions of Nature, Voices of Nature Environmental Film Festival is one of several efforts demonstrating Eckerd's commitment to educate students about the environment and ecologically thoughtful practices. Learn more:

The Environmental Film Festival is organized by Nathan Andersen, Associate Professor of Philosophy, and Catherine Griggs, Associate Professor of American Studies.

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