Movie Screening: A Plastic Ocean
Please join the University of Miami Rosenstiel of Marine and Atmospheric Science Alumni Association as they host Debris Free Oceans with a film screening of a Plastic Ocean. All of age ticket holders will receive free beer sponsored by Sailfish Brewing Company.
A Plastic Ocean is a new feature-length adventure documentary that brings to light the consequences of our global disposable lifestyle. We thought we could use plastic once and throw it away with negligible impact to humans and animals. That turns out to be untrue.
In A Plastic Ocean, an international team of adventurers, researchers, and Ocean ambassadors go on a mission around the globe to uncover the shocking truth about what is truly lurking beneath the surface of our seemingly pristine Ocean.
The results will astound viewers–just as it did our adventurers–who captured never-before-seen images of marine life, plastic pollution, and its ultimate consequences for human health.
During its four-year production period, A Plastic Ocean was filmed in 20 locations around the world in beautiful and chilling detail to document the global effects of plastic pollution–and introduce workable technology and policy solutions that can, if implemented in time, change things for the better.
Thursday April 20th, 2017
Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science, Auditorium
4600 Rickenbacker Causeway
Miami FL 33149
Networking, food and free Sailfish Brewing Company beer at the Wetlab
Film screening in auditorium
Post film networking and beer at the Wetlab
FREE for students of any age. College/Graduate student must show student ID at check in the day of. Students use promo code: STUDENT at ticket checkout.
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Additional sponsors include the Marjory Stoneman Douglas Biscayne Nature Center : http://www.biscaynenaturecenter.org/