The Living Forest

Marc Silver | 2015 | 9 min.

2017 Official Selection

the-living-forestThe Kichwa tribe in the Sarayaku region of the Amazon in Ecuador believe in the ‘living forest,’ where humans, animals and plants live in harmony. They are fighting oil companies who want to exploit their ancestral land. A delegation of indigenous people are at the Paris COP21 climate conference to make sure their voices are heard. Can they win their battle?

See this film on tour near you:

February 15, 2018 Columbus GA The Black Box @ The Springer Opera House
January 14, 2018 Bloomington IN Buskirk-Chumley Theatre
January 13, 2018 Breckenridge CO Riverwalk Center
December 3, 2017 Ithaca NY Cinemapolis
November 25, 2017 Invermere BC Columbia Valley Centre
November 18, 2017 Merced CA Merced Multicultural Arts Center
November 16, 2017 Ocean City MD Seacrets Morley Hall
November 16, 2017 Ocean City MD Seacrets
November 5, 2017 Dillon MT The Old Depot Theatre
November 2, 2017 Dillon MT The Old Depot Theatre
October 28, 2017 Meadville PA Henderson Campus Center
October 28, 2017 Lakeport CA Soper Reese Theater 27
October 13, 2017 Peoria IL Peoria Riverfront Museum
September 29, 2017 Bend OR Tower Theatre
September 28, 2017 Sacramento CA 24th Street Theatre @ Sierra 2 Community Center
September 28, 2017 Taos NM Taos Mesa Brewing Ampitheatre
September 22, 2017 Carbondale IL Guyon Auditorium
September 22, 2017 Reno NV Robert Z. Hawkins Amphitheater
June 8, 2017 Crested Butte CO Center for the Arts
June 7, 2017 Gunnison CO Western State Colorado University
May 13, 2017 Honolulu HI Doris Duke Theatre
May 13, 2017 Placerville CA Imagination Theater
May 11, 2017 Chico CA California State University Chico
May 4, 2017 Spokane WA East Washington State University
April 20, 2017 Green Bay WI Backstage at the Meyer
April 15, 2017 Eugene OR Bijou Art Cinemas
April 4, 2017 Champaign IL The ART Theatre Co-op
April 1, 2017 Flagstaff AZ The Orpheum Theatre
March 29, 2017 Madison WI Barrymore Theatre