**This is a ticketed event**
"Anyone who can throw a hatchet and sue you is a force to be reckoned with." Bill McKibben, Found 350.org.
My Sea to Sky is excited to partner with the filmmakers of Fractured Land to host a screening and panel discussion on December 1st at the Kay Meek Centre in West Vancouver. Tickets are on sale here. The screening will start promptly at 6:30pm followed by a discussion panel featuring award-winning author Wade Davis, My Sea to Sky Director of Research, Eoin Finn and filmmakers Damien Gillis and Fiona Rayher.
Following an award-winning run at the Vancouver International Film Festival - claiming Best BC Film and the VIFF Impact Canadian Audience Award - Fractured Land is coming to West Vancouver!
"Probably the most vital film at the [Hot Docs] film festival this year." Toronto Film Scene Online Magazine
The feature documentary film tells the coming-of-age story of young Aboriginal lawyer Caleb Behn and his struggle to reconcile the fractures within himself and the world around him.
“I want to speak truth to power, being a lawyer is the only way to do that.” Caleb Behn, Vancouver Sun 2015
With over two years of continued growing opposition to the Woodfibre LNG project, municipalities around Howe Sound have passed motions to ban tankers in the Sound and Squamish Mayor Patricia Heinztman stated disapproval of Woodfibre LNG as it stands today, the Sea to Sky is certainly a hot spot for provincial politics and the global rush to push through dirty energy project like Woodfibre LNG.
Communities along the Sound are at a pivotal time to decide what legacy we leave for the future. What role will we play?
The event will begin promptly at 6:30 pm followed by a panel discussion on the locally proposed Woodfibre LNG project - featuring award-winning author Wade Davis, My Sea to Sky Director of Research Eoin Finn and filmmakers Damien Gillis and Fiona Rayher. The speakers panel will be moderated by Dogwood Initiative's Energy & Democracy Director, Kai Nagata.
Purchase Tickets Here. Don't wait too long, these screenings have been selling out quick.
- December 01, 2015 at 6:30pm – 9:30pm
1700 Mathers Ave
West Vancouver, BC V7V 2G7
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- Melyssa Hudson