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2014 Wild & Scenic Film Festival ~ January 10 – 12, 2014


2014 Wild & Scenic ~ Save the Date!

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This January, SYRCL’s (South Yuba River Citizens League) 12th Annual Wild & Scenic Film Festival returns with another incredible selection of films to change your world.  Each year, the festival draws top filmmakers, celebrities, leading activists, social innovators, and well known world adventurers to the historic Nevada City downtown.  The Festival will run Thursday, January 9 through Sunday, January 12, 2014.

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WildandScenicDaphneAlong with the usual line-up of beautiful, engaging, and eye-opening films, the Wild & Scenic Film Festival will have a particular focus this year as well as recognition of the change makers who are creating a more livable future.  Considered one of the nation’s premiere environmental and adventure film festivals, this year’s films combine storytelling to inform, inspire, and ignite solutions and possibilities to restore the earth and human communities, while creating a positive future for the next generation.

 

WildandScenicCloseUpFestival-goers can expect to see Award winning films about nature, community activism, adventure, conservation, water, energy and climate change, wildlife, environmental justice, agriculture, plus Native American and indigenous cultures.  This year’s selections will not only take audiences to some of the most remote and beautiful places on the planet, but also introduce them tot he magnificent animals that inhabit these places and the courageous individuals who are working to protect and preserve both for future generations.  The films instill a deep appreciation and a sense of wonder for the natural world that surrounds and supports us.

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SYRCLSYRCL (pronounced “circle”) is the leading voice for the protection and restoration of the Yuba River and the Greater Yuba Watershed.  Founded in 1983 through a rural, grassroots campaign to defend the South Yuba River from proposed hydropower dams, SYRCL has developed into a vibrant community organization with over 3,500 members and volunteers based in Nevada City, CA.

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SYRCL is the leading regional advocates for creating resilient human and natural communities throughout the greater Yuba River basin by restoring creeks and rivers, regenerating wild salmon populations, and inspiring and organizing people, from the Yuba’s source to the sea, to join in our movement for a more wild & scenic Yuba River.

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The Mission of the Miners Foundry Cultural Center is to preserve, enhance and utilize the historic Miners Foundry for cultural, educational and social activities.   The Foundry is a non profit organization, pleased to support other Nevada County non profit organization such as SYRCL. 

To support cultural programming and the preservation of the historic Miners Foundry, please become a member or make a donation today.

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Events

Buffalo Field Campaign

BUY ONLINE or CALL (530) 265-5040 Tue. – Fri. 9:00 – 4:00 | Doors are at 6:00 pm and the show begins at 7:00 pm

Miners Foundry Cultural Center is pleased to present the Buffalo Field Campaign Road Show on Wednesday, September 25 at 7:00pm, with performances by Goodshield Aguilar & Mignon Geli, Dana Lyons, and Paul Kamm & Eleanore MacDonald with Special Guest Mikail Graham! Click on the musicians’ names for more information.

ABOUT

Buffalo Field Campaign’s Co-Founder and Campaign Coordinator Mike Mease is hitting the road again in September and October for his annual BFC Road Show. Since 1999, Mike has been visiting communities in Washington, Oregon, and California to share music, stories, video, and discussion—all of which is inspired by the last wild bison. The Buffalo Field Campaign Road Show features music and film dedicated to the plight of the buffalo, and Miners Foundry Cultural Center is thrilled to present this event to our region!

For more information about the Buffalo Field Campaign and how you can help, visit www.buffalofieldcampaign.org.

TICKET INFO

Tickets are $20 suggested donation at the door. No one will be turned away for lack of funds.

FOOD & DRINKS

There will be a full-service no-host bar available for purchase as well as the new Miners Foundry menu featuring tacos, salads, and more.

SOCIAL MEDIA

https://www. buffalofieldcampaign.org /