Oregon State University

Calendar

Calendars

Event Details

Corvallis International Forest Film Festival

Free movies, part two

Tuesday, November 8, 2011 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Second installment in series of free films celebrating United Nations International Year of Forests 2011.  Sponsored by College of Forestry, Student Sustainability Initiative, IFSA, Corvallis Sustainability Coalition, and Majestic Theatre.

Winning feature film "Conflict Tiger" from far eastern Russia is a documentary thriller exploring increasingly confrontational relations and shared destiny between tigers and people.  Nominated for "Best International Environmental Film of the Decade" at Los Angeles Green Globe Awards; inspired John Vaillant's book.  Short film "The Law of the Jungle" from Suriname features traditional Saramaka leaders' efforts to protect indigenous control over their natural resources and halt Chinese multinationals' exploitation.  Narrated by Robert Redford.

For screening schedule and film descriptions, please visit the College of Forestry International Programs website at http://international-programs.forestry.oregonstate.edu/.


Majestic Theatre
115 SW 2nd Street
Corvallis
OR
Free
Susan Morre
541-737-0872
Susan.Morre at oregonstate.edu
Forest Ecosystems and Society