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June 4: Free Youth Program

Plastic Paradise

Angela Sun takes us to Midway Atoll in the Pacific in “Plastic Paradise”

Tuesday, June 4 at 12:00 noon
Koret Auditorium
SF Public Library Main Branch

100 Larkin St., San Francisco (at Civic Center BART)

Join us at the 3rd San Francisco Green Film Festival for this special free event!

Learn about the threats of plastic pollution to animals and humans and the importance of protecting our oceans, and talk with ocean experts.

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Watch these awesome films:

– Winners from the 2013 Breathe California student video contest (8 mins) – sponsored by SF Green Film Festival.

Scars of Freedom (6 mins) – A moving film about a whale’s struggle for for freedom, from filmmaker Celine Cousteau.

Coastguards (4 mins) – A short film about humanity’s obsession and mixture of fear and fascination for sharks.

Plastic Paradise (57 mins) – Travel with filmmaker Angela Sun to Midway Atoll, a remote island in the Pacific, as she seeks to uncover the mystery behind the island of garbage that everyone has heard of but no one truly understands. plasticparadisemovie.com

Discussion following films.

Youth groups are encouraged, but all are welcome to attend this free program.

Co-presented with the Wallace Stegner Environmental Center and the Green Stacks program of the SF Public Library.

Plastic Paradise: The Great Pacific Garbage Patch Trailer from Angela Sun on Vimeo.