August 12th is World Elephant Day

Events Victoria

world elephant dayThe new feature documentary film by local World Elephant Day Co-Founder Patricia Sims and local co-filmmaker Michael Clark.

William Shatner narrates this true story of a young man and his young elephant living in Thailand. They share a life of struggle on the streets of Bangkok until the opportunity comes to release the elephant to the wild. A rare view into the age-old relationship between humans and elephants that offers an inspiring message of hope for the future conservation of endangered Asian elephants

 

When Elephant Were Young will be playing at the Cinecenta Theater in UVIC.

 

Aug 12 &13 ,2016 –7:00pm and 9:15pm

Aug 14, 2016 – 4:45pm and 7:00pm

 

Co-filmmaker Michael Clark will be doing Q&A at the 7pm shows on Aug 12 & 13

 

You can find out more information about the film here http://www.whenelephantswereyoung.com/

and here are the screenings from Cincenta http://www.cinecenta.com/default.aspx?PageID=1002

Publisher of Amazing Vancouver Island. Doug grew up in Kamloops and Vancouver. He is also the President of KIAI Angency, an Internet Marketing and Branding agency in Vancouver. He is an avid photographer and you can see his many pix of Vancouver Island on Flickr.

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