The Portland EcoFilm Festival presents the Pacific Northwest premiere of
Friday, Sept. 29 | 6:30 pm | PNW PREMIERE
A humorous, behind-the-scenes look at a tenacious group of friends as they seek, find, develop and climb Jeff’s World, a remote rock climbing route and destination located ten miles north of the Minnesota border into Canada, accessible only by boat and hidden deep in pristine wilderness.
Directed by Brenda Piekarski | 2017 | US | 1 HR. 3 MINS.
PNW PREMIERE | * PNW filmmakers
A wilderness explorer searches for the largest old growth tree still standing near Port Renfrew, Canada, a logging town on the brink of collapse. This cinematic adventure into the old-growth rainforests of British Columbia explores the choices faced by many forest communities: do you remain focused on dwindling timber profits or reinvent yourself into an outdoor recreation and tourist economy?
Directed by Sean Horlor, Steve Adams | 2017 | CANADA | 24 MINS.
LOST IN LIGHT
The night skies remind us of our place in the Universe. Imagine if we lived under dark night skies without light pollution – how might that that change us as people?
Directed by Sriram Murali | 2017 | US | 3 MINS.