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One Planet: The 2019 San Francisco International Ocean Film Festival

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  On this edition of Your Call’s One Planet Series, we’ll speak about this year’s International Ocean Film Festival in San Francisco and how films are raising awareness about ocean-related issues with social, environmental, and cultural significance.

The four-day festival, which begins on March 7th, features dozens of films from around the globe focusing on marine life, coral reefs, overfishing, and efforts to protect our oceans.

Guests:

Suzanne Chisholm, award-winning British Columbia-based documentary filmmaker, and producer and co-director of Call of the Baby Beluga

Michael Parfit, award-winning writer and filmmaker, and co-director, writer, editor and director of photography for Call of the Baby Beluga

Ana Blanco, executive director of the International Ocean Film Festival

 

Web Resources:

International Ocean Film Festival

Call of The Baby Beluga

CBS: Russia will free nearly 100 captive whales from "prison" after public outrage

 

Rose Aguilar has been the host of Your Call since 2006. She became a regular Friday media roundtable guest in 2001.