STUDY NATURE, LOVE NATURE, STAY CLOSE TO NATURE. IT WILL NEVER FAIL YOU! -Frank Lloyd Wright
An award winning film narrated by Liam Neeson, Love Thy Nature shows how deeply we've lost touch with nature and takes viewers on a cinematic journey through the beauty and intimacy of our relationship with the natural world. Love Thy Nature shows that a renewed connection with nature is key not only to our well being, but also to solving our environmental and climate crises.
Moderator: Sheila Laffey, Ph.D., Adjunct Professor, SMC and award winning producer and director.
Panelist: Love Thy Nature’s Director and Writer, Sylvie Rokab, an Emmy nominated, award-winning documentary filmmaker with over 20 years experience as a producer, director, cinematographer and editor. Frances Fisher, actress/activist (Titanic, Unforgiven), Atossa Soltani, Founder of Amazon Watch and Andy Lipkis, Founder and President of TreePeople.
Not a Santa Monica resident, High School/College student or a Sustainable Works Member? Purchase tickets here.
Four (4) tickets to the Skirball Cultural Center's Noah's Ark Exhibit. The permanent, award-winning children's and family destination is the talk of the town! Play, climb, build, explore, make believe, and make friends-all while exploring a floor-to-ceiling wooden ark, filled to the rafters with whimsical animals. Share in a timeless story-and together envision a better world.
*Please arrive by 6:40 to guarantee you get a seat
Zero Waste Event - Enjoy the concessions, but when finished, please discard in a sustainable manner to minimize waste...ideally ZERO!
Bring Your Reusable Water Bottle! Water provided by City of Santa Monica,
Bike Valet will be available, ride don't drive, if you can.
Love Thy Nature is presented by the City of Santa Monica's Office of Sustainability and the Environment along with Sustainable Works and American Cinematheque
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