***RACING EXTINCTION – Postponed, we will send further details when they are available.***
“Utilizing state-of-the-art equipment, Oscar-winner Louie Psihoyos (The Cove) assembles a team of artists and activists intent on showing the world never-before-seen images that expose issues of endangered species and mass extinction. Whether infiltrating notorious black markets with guerrilla-style tactics or exploring the scientific causes affecting changes to the environment, RACING Extinction will change the way we see the world and our role within it.”—IMDb. Running time 95 minutes.
Among the notable people featured in the film are:
Tesla Motors founder Elon Musk, National Geographic photographer Joel Sartore, founder of the Photo Ark project, Primatologist Jane Goodall, author and columnist Elizabeth Kolbert, Professor Stuart Pimm, Christopher W. Clark (director of the Bioacoustics Research Program (BRP), race car driver and environmentalist Leilani Münter, and artist Shawn Heinrichs. Visit the RACING Extinction website: http://racingextinction.com to learn more about the film and find out about the wide-ranging work the Oceanic Preservation Society (OPS), the team behind RACING Extinction and The Cove, is doing.
Advanced reservations are required for all events. For more information, reservations, and directions to meeting places, please call: (631) 537-9735.