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Dock-u-mentaries: Whales of Gold

August 19 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Free
The August film screening will be “Whales of Gold” (2009), directed by Lucia Duncan.
Free tickets: august2022docks.bpt.me/
Following the migration of grey whales every winter, tourists, scientists, and conservationists descend upon the San Ignacio Lagoon in Baja, California, Mexico. Their presence – and the establishment of Latin America’s largest biosphere reserve – brings profound change to the lagoon’s small fishing community. Whales of Gold raises questions about how to conserve habitat and species in a way that sustains local people’s livelihoods. Awarded Best Documentary at the Next Frame and U.Frame film festivals, Finalist at the Angelus Student Film Festival, and the International Documentary Association Award.

Details

Date:
August 19
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
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Venue

New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park
33 William St.
New Bedford, MA United States
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