Monarchs & Milkweed

Steven M. Bumgardner | 2014 | 8 min.

2015 Official Selection

Take a microcosmic safari through a field of milkweed and discover a whole world of life, from bees to wasps to hummingbirds to butterflies. The charismatic Monarch butterfly is completely dependent on milkweed for its survival, and places like Yosemite National Park offer protection for this often overlooked plant.

See this film on tour near you:

January 29, 2017 Ashland WI Alvord Theatre
December 3, 2016 Danville VA Averett University Pritchett Auditorium
November 17, 2016 Corvallis OR Whiteside Theatre
November 1, 2016 Fredericksburg TX Fritztown Cinema
October 27, 2016 San Marcos TX Texas State LBJ Teaching Theater
October 19, 2016 Mason TX Odeon Theatre
August 18, 2016 Houston TX Alamo Drafthouse
April 30, 2016 Atlanta GA Oglethorpe University
April 21, 2016 Ann Arbor MI Michigan Theatre
March 22, 2016 River Falls WI Juniors Bar and Restaurant
February 12, 2016 Dillon MT STC Great Room, University of Montana
February 6, 2016 Cleveland OH 1 Wade Oval Drive
January 31, 2016 Coloma CA Gold Trail Grange
January 27, 2016 Houston TX River Oaks Theater
January 25, 2016 Creston BC
January 24, 2016 San Pedro CA Warner Grand Theatre
January 9, 2016 Silver City NM Western New Mexico University Light Hall theatre
December 9, 2015 Salisbury MD Salisbury University
December 5, 2015 Bishop CA Cerro Coso Community College
December 3, 2015 Lone Pine CA Lone Pine Film History Museum
November 20, 2015 Cambridge MD Avalon Theatre
November 19, 2015 Ocean City MD Seacrets
November 14, 2015 Paonia CO Paradise Theater
November 14, 2015 Red Bluff CA State Theater
November 14, 2015 Point Arena CA Arena Theater
November 14, 2015 Meadville PA Shafer Auditorium
November 14, 2015 Eastsound WA Orcas Center
November 7, 2015 Portland ME Abromson Center
November 6, 2015 Huntsville AL Flying Monkey Arts Theater at Lowe Mill
October 22, 2015 Birmingham AL Avon Theater
October 3, 2015 Monterey CA Golden State Theatre