The life and career of John James Audubon, author of The Birds of America, is a triumphant American story. He came to this country when it was young, explored it when it was raw and made art that reminds us today of where and how we began. Rara Avis is an ambitious project that should inform and captivate viewers today just as his paintings did when he unveiled them to the world. Directed by two-time Oscar nominee Al Reinert. Produced by Cina AlexanderВ and John Aldrich.
Introduced by Flo Stone, Founder, Environmental Film Festival in the Nationв’s Capital. Discussion with filmmaker Al Reinert, Executive Producer Cina Alexander and producer/editor/cinematographer John AldrichВ follows screening.
Wednesday, March 25, 6:00 p.m.
Tickets: $10, available atВ www.landmarktheatres.com/Booking/e-street-cinema/1228874В and at E Street Cinema Box Office.
E Street Cinema, 555 11th St., NW (Metro: Metro Center, Gallery Place-Chinatown)