Wild & Scenic Film Festival

Wild & Scenic Film Festival

7 Episodes

The Wild & Scenic Film Festival, a fundraiser for watershed advocacy non-profit South Yuba River Citizens League, screens environmental and adventure films that illustrate the earth’s beauty, the challenges facing our planet, and the work communities are doing to protect the environment. Through these films, Wild & Scenic both informs people about the state of the world and inspires them to take action.

The 17th annual event will take place in Nevada City and Grass Valley, CA from January 17-21, 2019. Submissions for the 2019 festival are open May 15-September 24, 2018.

Check us out at: www.wildandscenicfilmfestival.org

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Wild & Scenic Film Festival
  • A Fence and an Owner

    Episode 1

    At the Ranney Ranch in arid Corona, New Mexico, Adaptive Multi-Paddock (AMP) grazing is restoring soils and benefiting the environment - and was implemented during a 15 year drought.

    Year: 2017
    Runtime: 10m
    Country: USA
    Language: English
    Rating: Not Rated

    Director: Peter Byck

  • A River's Last Chance

    Episode 2

    The Eel River in Northern California is arguably the best opportunity for wild salmon recovery on the entire west coast. The river and salmon have weathered decades of over-fishing, abusive logging, catastrophic floods, droughts and a dam that diverts water and blocks fish passage. Today, the Eel...

  • Not Mine, Ours

    Episode 3

    Montana's Smith River. An estimated 741 miles of habitat in the Smith River drainage are capable of supporting coldwater fish such as trout. The main Smith River is a nationally known recreational fishery and one of the greatest family floats in the American West. A proposed large underground C...

  • The Botanist

    Episode 4

    After the fall of the Soviet Union, Tajikistan, a former Social Soviet Republic, plunged into a devastating civil war. A famine struck the mountainous region of the Pamir where Raïmberdi, a passionate and ingenious botanist, built his own hydroelectric station to help his family survive through...

  • The Time Travelers

    Episode 5

  • We the Uncivilized, A Life Story

    Episode 6

    Director(s): Lily Sequoia, Pete Sequoia

    Disillusioned by a story of consumption and alienation, a couple are called to action. They embark on a yearlong exploration around the UK in search of the seeds of a different story, and with it, hope for the future. On this intimate and life-changing...

  • Wild Inheritance

    Episode 7