Oct. 2-10


The Elephant’s Song + Into The Okavango

The Elephant’s Song (8 minutes)
Directed by Lynn Tomlinson

Animated short directed by Lynn Tomlinson, composer Sam Saper. An old farm dog recounts the true tale of Old Bet, the elephant at the start of the American circus.  Their mournful melody is hand-crafted using painterly clay-on-glass and oil pastel animation.

Q & A with animator and director Lynn Tomlinson.

Into the Okavango (88 minutes)
Directed by Neil Gelinas for National Geographic

A passionate conservation biologist brings together a river bushman fearful of losing his past and a young scientist uncertain of her future on an epic, four-month expedition across three countries, through unexplored and dangerous landscapes to save the Okavango Delta, one of our planet’s last pristine wildernesses.


Fri Oct 4