U.S. Premiere BACKWOOD PHILOSOPHER (HAVUKKA-AHON AJATTELIJA) BACKWOOD PHILOSOPHER (HAVUKKA-AHON AJATTELIJA) (Finland, 2009, 105 min.) United States Premiere Based on a novel by Finnish writer Veikko Huovinen, this feature…

Message from the Ambassador, Gary Doer The Embassy of Canada in Washington, DC, along with a network of 15 missions and trade offices, works to strengthen and manage…

2013 Films Washington D.C. Premiere KEEP ON ROLLING – THE DREAM OF THE AUTOMOBILE (SOBRE RUEDAS- EL SUENO AUTOMOVIL) Courtesy of Keep on Rolling- The Dream of the…

WILDERNESS IDEA, THE: JOHN MUIR, GIFFORD PINCHOT AND THE FIRST GREAT BATTLE FOR WILDERNESS Courtesy Library of Congress 20th Anniversary Environmental Film Festival Retrospective THE WILDERNESS IDEA: JOHN…

PLAYTIME PLAYTIME (France / Italy, 1967, 126 min.) Tati’s towering achievement, a triumph of widescreen space, color, design and stereophonic sound, has been painstakingly restored to the director’s…

George Butler was born in Chester, England in 1943. He was raised in Wales, Somalia, Kenya, and Jamaica. He was educated at Groton, University of North Carolina, and…

Washington D.C. Premiere ASHES FROM THE SKY (CENIZAS DEL CIELO) ASHES FROM THE SKY (CENIZAS DEL CIELO) (Spain, 2008, 96 min.) Co-presented by the Embassy of Spain Washington,…

SENSE OF WONDER, A A SENSE OF WONDER (USA, 2008, 54 min.) Based on the life and writings of environmentalist Rachel Carson, this film tells the story of…

Part of the Student Short Environmental Film Festival Program WINNER: THE BALLAD OF HOLLAND ISLAND HOUSE (USA, 2015, 4 min.)В World PremiereВ The true story of the last house on…

Washington D.C. Premiere DELICIOUS PEACE GROWS IN A UGANDAN COFFEE BEAN (c) Curt Fissel DELICIOUS PEACE GROWS IN A UGANDAN COFFEE BEAN (USA, 2010, 40 min.) Hosted and…