Mountaineer Chapter of National Audubon Program

April 25, 2019 at 6:00 pm


Program: Screening of “Albatross”

Everyone is welcome to join Mountaineer Audubon, the Avian Conservation Center of Appalachia, and the Monongahela Master Naturalists to
watch the new film “Albatross”.

From the film’s website:
“ALBATROSS is a powerful visual journey into the heart of an astonishingly symbolic environmental tragedy. On one of the remotest islands on our planet, tens of thousands of baby albatrosses lie dead on the ground, their bodies filled with plastic. Returning to the island over several years, our team witnessed the cycles of life and death of these birds as a multi-layered metaphor for our times. This story is framed in the vividly gorgeous language of state-of-the-art high-definition digital cinematography, surrounded by millions of live birds in one of the world’s most beautiful natural sanctuaries. The viewer will experience stunning juxtapositions of beauty and horror, destruction and renewal, grief and joy, birth and death, coming out the other side with their heart broken open and their
worldview shifted.”

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Location Details:

Room 334 Percival Hall
Morgantown, WV, USA

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