MISSOULA, MT - It's no accident that Earth Day overlaps with the International Wildlife Film festival each year in Missoula. Conservation and the environment as common themes. One of the films nominated for an award in the feature category is "Entangled" the story of how the North Atlantic right whale is being driven to extinction by lobstermen who themselves are fighting for survival in the face of global warming.
David Abel, a journalist who writes for the Boston Globe is the films director and he told Mountain Broadcasting news why he made the film.
The annual International Wildlife Film Festival is screening over 5 dozen films, including shorts and children's films through May 15th and several films will be shown at the Roxy Garden this week. Go to 'wildlifefilms-dot-org' for details and tickets.
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