Transitions Film Festival 2018

Updated: 20-Jun-2018 12:00 PM

23-Jun-2018

The Transitions Film Festival (TFF) is a visionary national touring festival dedicated to showcasing inspirational documentaries about the social and technological innovations, revolutionary ideas and trail-blazing change makers that are leading the way to a better world. See http://www.transitionsfilmfestival.com/darwin-program-2018/Program:

Saturday 23rd June:

5pm: NT Short Sugarbag Blues: A story from respected Aboriginal pastoral station owner Frank Shadforth telling of the significant risk to bush health through the declining pollination of wild flora. He believes a decimation of native bee populations on his country is underway, posing an ecological threat to us all.  

followed by 

Albatross: Albatross transports us to an island few people get to see, and gives us a deeper understanding of the natural world and the tragic ways we impact it. Recommended for 12 years old and over. Under 15 must be accompanied by and adult.

Trailer:https://vimeo.com/218502282

Saturday 23rd June:

7.30pm

Unseen Enemy: An essential exploration of the reasons why 21st century populations are experiencing a rush of diseases that were once only outbreaks, but have now become full-blown epidemics.

Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IfvX8_nEMxg

Sunday 24th June:

3pm Chasing Coral: A breathtakingly beautiful look at some of the Earth's most incredible natural wonders while delivering a sobering warning about their uncertain future.

Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b6fHA9R2cKI

Sunday 24th June:

5.30pm  NT Short Water is Life, followed by Unfractured. A hopeful documentary about fighting with your whole heart to win a state-wide ban on fracking.

Trailer: https://vimeo.com/217694455

All films will be showing at the Katherine Cinema and tickets can be purchase 30 minutes before the events.