Virtual screening of feature doc film, Elephant Keeper. An immersive portrait of a unique interspecies relationship, including live Q&A w/ Director Kate Kirby
Amidst the challenging times of the global coronavirus pandemic, the need for media that inspires, connects and transports us to vibrant new worlds is greater than ever. In this spirit, Kindred Planet Productions is thrilled to invite you to an exclusive pre-release digital screening of the feature documentary film, Elephant Keeper, followed by a live Q&A with Director Kate Kirby.
Elephant Keeper goes behind-the-scenes at an elephant conservation center in Laos, providing a rare and intimate glimpse into the daily life of an elder Mahout and his 60-year-old elephant confidant. The film is an immersive portrait of a unique interspecies relationship, documenting one man’s effort to preserve a centuries-old tradition and a species on the brink of extinction.
Purchase your pre-sale tickets before we sell out!
All guests will be sent a private screening link that goes live during the weekend viewing period, beginning at 10am CT, Saturday, December 5th - 11:30pm December 6th, with an access link for the live online dicussion with Director Kate Kirby, on December 6th from 7:00-7:30pm Central Time. $10
Want to dive deeper into the conversation? $75 gets you a 45-minute digital coffee date with Kate! This is your chance to connect further and ask all of those burning questions perfect for a 1-on-1 chat. Date and time to be scheduled after purchase.
All of the money raised from the screening will go towards our direct impact campaign, so that our global conservation partners can utilize the film to combat elephant extinction and help keep this beloved species alive and thriving for generations to come.
To learn more, visit www.elephant-keeper.com
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This project is supported in part by the Cultural Arts Division of the City of Austin Economic Development Department.View Map