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October 2018

Days & Nights Festival – Movie Night featuring “War & Weather”

October 3 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Henry Miller Library, 48603 Highway One
Big Sur, CA 93920 United States
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A new work in progress by Enid Baxter Ryce. Featuring the music of Philip Glass, and developed at the Days and Nights Festival, "War and the Weather" is a hand-painted, animated documentary about stories. Leading scientists discuss Atmospheric Rivers – the newly defined weather phenomenon. the hidden history of the 1861-1862 great flood is described with rarely seen images, describing the intersection of climate and colonization in the American West. The central theme of War and the Weather is our…

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“The Age of Consequences” – free Film Screening and Discussion

October 18 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Irvine Auditorium – MIIS, 499 Pierce Street
Monterey, CA 93940 United States
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The U.S. armed forces are already preparing for a climate changed future. The Monterey chapter of the Citizens' Climate Lobby and the Center for the Blue Economy present a film investigating climate change through the lens of U.S. national security and global stability.  The film, "The Age of Consequences" features distinguished admirals, generals and pentagon insiders who show us how water and food shortages, extreme weather, drought, and sea-level rise will continue to grow in scale and frequency, with grave…

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“Irreparable Harm” – free Film Screening and Discussion

October 23 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
McGowman 102 – MIIS, 411 Pacific Street
Monterey, CA 93940 United States
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The Tlingit people have called the vibrant coastline of Southeast Alaska home for over 10,000 years and continue to practice a way of life intimately tied to the ocean and the largest remaining temperate rain forest on earth. Now, contamination from industrial mining is threatening the safety of the wild food sources that make Alaska so unique.  Join filmmaker Connor Gallagher for a screening and talk about his film, Irreparable Harm. Xootsnoowú (Fortress of the Bears in Tlingit) is protected…

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