February 23, 2008The Unforeseen
February 24, 2008Animation Celebration!
February 25, 2008Plagues and Pleasures on the Salton Sea
February 26, 2008Exploring the Mother of Waters
February 27, 2008American Values, American Wilderness
February 28, 2008In the Shadow of the Moon
February 29, 2008Stand van de maan
March 1, 2008Up the Yangtze
American Values, American Wilderness (2005)
When: February 27, 2008, 7 pm
Presented by: Chris Barns, Writer and Director
In American Values, American Wilderness, a diverse group of Americans, including a teen-age daughter of Cambodian refugees, a children's book author, a cancer survivor, a Native American tribal chairman, inner city kids, and the late Christopher Reeve, among others, share their values for wilderness.
Christopher Barns is a Wilderness Specialist with the BLM National Landscape Conservation System and Arthur Carhart National Wilderness Training Center, Missoula, MT. Chris came to the Carhart Center in 1999 after serving almost 9 years as the lead of the Wilderness, Recreation, and Paleontology programs for the Bureau of Land Management's Farmington Office in northwest New Mexico. He was the coordinator of the 30th anniversary Wilderness Conference that resulted in the four agencies' Wilderness Strategic Plan -- 1995, for which he was lead author. Chris has written/produced the films American Values: American Wilderness, Isle Royale's Wildflowers, and Lewis and Clark: Preserving the Discovery, as well as the Carhart Center's training video Deciding to Keep Wilderness Wild: Four Cornerstones for Wilderness Managers.
In conjunction with Sea Scout Ship 912
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February 15, 2008
Documentary filmmaker Leonard Retel Helmrich will be presenting his "Single Shot Cinema" workshop on March 1, 2008. This one-day workshop will combine a theoretical overview of his acclaimed method with a rare opportunity for hands-on exploration of the technique. Learn more and register.