Aero Theatre
1328 Montana Avenue,
Santa Monica, CA 90403 Map
Wed, Sep 27, 2017

Free Screening! In Person Guests!
Presented by the American Cinematheque, the City of Santa Monica's Office of Sustainability and the Environment and Sustainable Works

This screening is free with RSVP to:

Panel discussion following with Zackery Rago, Youth Outreach Manager for Exposure Labs' Chasing Coral Impact Campaign and Tom Ford, Executive Director Santa Monica Bay National Estuary Program, moderated by Joel Cesare, Sustainable Building Advisor, City of Santa Monica Office of Sustainability and the Environment and Vice-Chair Surfrider Foundation, Los Angeles Chapter. Ride your bike to the screening and enjoy the convenience of a free bike valet courtesy of the Santa Monica Dept. of Planning and Community Development.
2017, Netflix, 93 min, United States, Dir: Jeff Orlowski

Coral reefs are the nursery for all life in the oceans, a remarkable ecosystem that sustains us. Yet with carbon emissions warming the seas, a phenomenon called “coral bleaching” - a sign of mass coral death - has been accelerating around the world. This new documentary from filmmaker Jeff Orlowski (CHASING ICE) taps into the collective will and wisdom of an ad man, a self-proclaimed coral nerd, top-notch camera designers and renowned marine biologists as they invent the first time-lapse camera to record bleaching events as they happen. With its breathtaking photography, nail-biting suspense and startling emotion, CHASING CORAL offers a dramatic look at the troubling transformation below the waves.

Screening format: DCP
Aero Theatre • Wed, Sep 27, 2017 • 7:00pm

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