Fall documentary series continues with 'Chasing Coral'

Fall documentary series continues with 'Chasing Coral'

Chasing Coral

The School of Natural Resource’s fall documentary series will continue with “Chasing Coral” at 7 p.m. Oct. 5 in Hardin Hall auditorium.

The documentary, which aired at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival, tells the story of the vanishing coral reefs around the world. A team of divers, photographers and scientists set out to discover and reveal the underwater mystery to the world.

A panel discussion will follow the event to explore deeper the topics and themes in the documentary.

The film was directed by Jeff Orlowski and produced by Larissa Rhodes, as an Exposure Labs production. It was filmed over three years, with more than 500 hours of underwater footage from more than 30 countries. It was made with the support of more than 500 people around the world.

The event is free and open to the public. Snacks will be for sale to support SNR’s student clubs.

Parking will be provided in Hardin Hall parking lot except for meters and reserved facilities spaces. Doors open at 6:15 p.m.