Ocean Night Film Screening with The End of the Line and One Track Mind

Ocean Night takes place the first Thursday of every month, sponsored by Ocean ConservancyHumboldt Surfrider and Humboldt Baykeeper.

Tonight: Thursday, November 4, doors 6:30 p.m., movies at 7 p.m.

All ages, $3 donation, free for OC, Surfrider and Baykeeper members & children 10 and under.

More about the movies here…

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The End of The Line

The End of the Line, the first major feature documentary film revealing the impact of overfishing on our oceans, had its world premiere at the Sundance Film Festival in the World Cinema Documentary Competition. Sundance took place in Park City, Utah, January 15-25, 2009. In the film we see firsthand the effects of our global love affair with fish as food. It examines the imminent extinction of bluefin tuna, brought on by increasing western demand for sushi; the impact on marine life resulting in huge overpopulation of jellyfish; and the profound implications of a future world with no fish that would bring certain mass starvation. Filmed over two years, The End of the Line follows the investigative reporter Charles Clover as he confronts politicians and celebrity restaurateurs, who exhibit little regard for the damage they are doing to the oceans. One of his allies is the former tuna farmer turned whistleblower Roberto Mielgo – on the trail of those destroying the world’s magnificent bluefin tuna population. Filmed across the world – from the Straits of Gibraltar to the coasts of Senegal and Alaska to the Tokyo fish market – featuring top scientists, indigenous fishermen and fisheries enforcement officials, The End of the Line is a wake-up call to the world.

One Track Mind is the latest film from the creative collaborative Woodshed Films, a.k.a. The Moonshine Conspiracy. One Track Mind explores the technical side and ambitious nature of surfing’s most competitive individuals and their drive to push the limits and succeed. Shot on 16mm, the film spans generations and styles in search of the common thread that makes them the best. The most influential people in modern surfing tell stories about their best boards, the surfers they hail and the waves they live to ride. FEATURING SURFING by Wayne Rabbit Bartholomew, Kelly Slater, Andy Irons, Tom Curren, Mark Occhilupo, Mick Fanning, Joel Parkinson, Taj Burrow, Julian Wilson, Dane Reynolds, Jamie O’Brien, Fred Patacchia, Sunny Garcia, CJ Hobgood, Jordy Smith, Evan Geiselman, Luke Davis, Kolohe Andino, Keanu Asing and Dane Kealoha. FEATURING MUSIC BY The Racontuers, The Shins, The Black Keys, Sigur Ros, Bon Iver, Andrew Bird, Rogue Wave, Panda Bear, Fleet Foxes, G, Love and more.

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