Movies | Film
234 W. Hancock Ave. $9.75; $7.50 for seniors; free for UGA students Sponsored by: Georgia Sea Grant, Odum School of Ecology, Sustainability, Office of, Willson Center for Humanities and Arts
Contact: Sara Beresford Director
Special sneak preview screening of the award-winning documentary "Blackfish" presented by EcoFocus Film Festival and the UGA student club Speak Out for Species. "Blackfish." offers a critical look at the consequences of keeping killer whales in captivity. Event includes reception, film and discussion with Emory neuroscientist Dr. Lori Marino.Marino is a neuroscientist at Emory University and Executive Director of The Kimmela Center for Animal Advocacy, an independent, non-profit organization dedicated to using science and knowledge to promote animal advocacy causes. This event is sponsored by EcoFocus Film Festival, the UGA student organization Speak Out for Species and Athens Ciné.
EcoFocus was initiated by UGA's Odum School of Ecology in 2007 and is presented by the Odum School, Willson Center for Humanities and Arts, the UGA Office of Sustainability and the Georgia Sea Grant.
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