Saturday, March 3, 2 p.m. [Lake County]
Prairie Crossing School, Grayslake
Straws/Linda Booker/2017/32 min/Waste
FILM DESCRIPTION: With colorful straw history animation and segments narrated by Oscar winner Tim Robbins, Straws leaves audiences with a clear understanding of the problems caused by plastic pollution and empowers individuals to be part of the solution.
Searching for the Gold Spot/Maya Khosla/2017/31 min/Conservation
FILM DESCRIPTION: Searching for the Gold Spot: The Wild after Wildfire is a film about the rapid and amazing comeback of the wild in forests after wildfire. The teams find rare black-backed woodpeckers, goshawks, spotted owls, their young, and many other animals using post-fire forests -- a surprise and a new sense of hope for all.