Into the Wild

The Wild and Scenic Environmental Film Festival sits apart from the hundreds of festivals around the world by leaving you feeling inspired and motivated to go out and make a difference. Head to UCSB’s Campbell Hall on Friday, November 14, at 6:30 p.m. if you want to:

  • Learn new ideas from a selection of environmental films with hard-hitting topics including water issues, wilderness preservation, citizen activism, and more.
  • Experience the adrenalin of kayaking the wildest rivers and climbing the highest peaks with adventure films from around the world.
  • Explore the issues and movements with leading environmental activists and professionals, filmmakers, and celebrities.

This evening of short films followed by the feature film Edge of Eden: Living With Grizzlies benefits the Environmental Defense Center. Tickets are $10 general and $5 for kids younger than 12. Call 963-1622 or visit for more information.

To submit a comment on this article, email or visit our Facebook page. To submit information to a reporter, email

Be succinct, constructive, and relevant to the story. Leaving a comment means you agree to our Discussion Guidelines. We like civilized discourse. We don't like spam, lying, profanity, harassment or personal attacks.

comments powered by Disqus
event calendar sponsored by:

Montecito Pushes Back on Streamlined Rebuild Process

Not so fast with fast-track rebuilding, leaders tell the county

St. George Files Suit Against Gelb for Unpaid Debt

Pair of Isla Vista landlords in legal tussle over property sales costs.

Thousands of Plaintiffs Added to Refugio Oil Spill Case

Litigation follows footsteps of 1969 Union Oil spill attorneys.

Push Comes to Shove Between Law Enforcement and Mental Health

County supervisors confront too many needs with not enough money.

Helicopter Hits Electrical Wires, Starts Small Fire

A crop duster hit power lines in Ellwood Canyon.