When: Wednesday, July 10, 2019 @6:30PM
Hot Spot: Los Angeles, CA (Location on Members Only)
Deets: A looming disaster in one of the most spectacular environments on Earth sparks a rescue mission unlike any other in SEA OF SHADOWS, a riveting new documentary with the intensity of a Hollywood thriller from National Geographic Documentary Films and winner of the Sundance audience award. When Mexican drug cartels and Chinese traffickers join forces to poach the rare totoaba fish in the Sea of Cortez, their deadly methods threaten to destroy virtually all marine life in the region, including the most elusive and endangered whale species on Earth, the vaquita porpoise.
SEA OF SHADOWS follows a team of dedicated scientists, high-tech conservationists, investigative journalists and courageous undercover agents as well as the Mexican Navy as they put their lives on the line to save the last remaining vaquitas and bring the vicious international crime syndicate to justice. SEA OF SHADOWS is in select theaters July 12, 2019.
Spotted: Director Richard Ladkani (THE IVORY GAME), producers Walter Köhler & Wolfgang Knöpfler, and executive producer Scott Z. Burns. Iconic conservationist Dr. Jane Goodall, actor Ed Begley, Jr., CNN journalist Lisa Ling, musician, DJ, photographer, author, animal rights activist Moby will be in attendance.
Additional guests: Ava Cantrell, Taylor Treadwell, Nicky Whelan, Molly Jackson, Kat Kramer, Jessica Parker, Jack Hutton, Jaylen Moore, Carlos Loret de Mola
Hint For The Average Socialite: This is strictly invite only.
In select theatres July 12, 2019.