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3rd Annual Eastern Sierra Mountain Film Festival Fall 2022
Dec 1-4, 2022
SHORTS LINE-UP
All Screenings are at the Edison Theatre
100 College Parkway
Mammoth Lakes, CA  93546

Opening Night

Dec 1 Thurs. @ 7pm

MOTUS AVIUM: A Mission to Save California's Last Wetlands Dir. Rob McAllister
Run Time: 13:52 mins

Less than 5% of California’s wetlands remain, but there is hope in the world’s most productive agricultural valley. Why tracking movement of shorebirds could dramatically improve conditions for the entire Pacific Flyway.

Screen with EXPOSURE dir. Holly Morris

Friday Night

Dec 2 Fri. @ 7pm

RECLAIM YOUR WATER: JAMICAH DAWES
Dir. Faith Briggs

Run Time 4:47 min

Jahmicah Dawes finds a sweet, sweet spirit every time he wades into a river, now he shares that experience with his father, as they fly fish together for the first time.

Screens with RIVERBORN dir. Oden Few Roberts

Friday Night

Dec 2 Fri. @ 7pm

ENCHAINMENT
Dir. Nick Kowalski

Run Time 30:00 min

Two kiwi mountaineers set out on a quest to link up New Zealand’s highest mountains in a continuous 31-day human powered push.

Screens with RIVERBORN dir. Oden Few Roberts

Saturday Night

Dec 3 Sat. @ 7pm

UNWITNESSED
Dir. Jeffrey Reid

Run Time 6:10 min

Unwitnessed lays bare the Earth's imposing elements and mesmerizing patterns, and reminds us that all life is deeply interconnected, and that the Earth herself is a living, breathing organism

Screens with AN ACCIDENTAL LIFE dir. Henna Taylor

Closing Night Sunday

Dec 4 Sun. @ 7pm

TRUTH AND DIGNITY PROJECT
Dir. Will Truettner

Run Time 7:28 min

On July 24th, Erick Cedeno, aka Bicycle Nomad, crossed into St. Louis, Missouri, after spending 41 days in the saddle: The 1900-mile journey born of a commitment to bring truth and dignity to an oft-forgotten part of history. Erick’s ride serves as not only an invitation to learn the story, but also a means of paying homage to the Buffalo Soldiers’ 25th Infantry Bicycle Corps by reliving their history.

screens along with SURF NATION dir. Jessica Chen and Jeremiah M. Bogert Jr.

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