Winter Film Festival - Week 4March 26th, 2015
Do you have cabin fever? Join us Thursday night on March 26th at 6:30 p.m. for a showing of Nature's Misfits and Cold Warrior: Wolves and Buffalo. The films will be shown in the Visitor Center Auditorium at Seney National Wildlife Refuge. The show is open to the public and is free of charge. Hot chocolate, coffee, tea, popcorn and cookies will be provided by the Seney Natural History Association. Please bring a mug.
Join us for the Winter Film Festival Thursday nights in March! Movies will start promptly at 6:30 p.m. If evening activities are cancelled due to weather at the Tahquamenon or Manistique Area Schools, the films will be shown Tuesday, March 31st at 6:30 p.m.
The Night's FlimsCold Warriors: Wolves and Buffalo (60 minutes) - For thousands of years, wolves hunted buffalo across the vast North American plains until the westward settlement of the continent saw the virtual extinction of these vast herds and their eternal predators, the wolves. However, this ancient relationship was not lost altogether, and continues uninterrupted in just one location - on the northern edge of the continent's central plains in a place called Wood Buffalo National Park. (Preview)
Animal Misfits (60 mintues) - Alongside the fastest, strongest, smartest animals are nature's misfits, odd, bizarre and unlikely creatures that seem ill-equipped for survival. Somehow they manage to cling to life and in some cases even thrive. Nature's Misfits reveals some surprising details about how evolution really works, demonstrating that all animals are remarkably well-adapted to their chosen way of life. (Preview)
The descriptions of these films are borrowed from the producer’s websites.