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The Cloud Forest

+ Audience discussion

WHEN
Sat 24 Nov, 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm
WHERE
Eden Court Theatre and Cinema, Bishops Road, Inverness, IV3 5SA
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Region/Country Focus
| Mexico

About

Can small people, in small places, doing small things, change the world?

One of Mexico’s most remarkable ecosystems, the cloud forest, is under threat as coffee plantations, cattle grazing and an increase in human population all take their toll. In response, the people of a small town in Veracruz take it upon themselves to “be the change” and protect this unique habitat. Building their own homes, schools and farms, they set out to restructure their entire culture, from the food they grow to their children’s education, radically redefining their relationship with nature – and each other – along the way.

With birdsong, the sound of water flowing and the wind as its only musical soundtrack, this gentle, contemplative documentary offers an intimate and inspiring portrait of community resilience.

Plus Audience discussion

Join as after the film to explore community resilience and how we can all “be the change”.

Book your place

Sat 24 Nov, 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Booking / attendance information
Please book directly through Eden Court - tickets now on sale

Register/Buy tickets (£6 / £5 concs. (Festival pass: £25 / £20 concs.) ) | Tel: 0131 553 6335 | Email organiser | On Facebook

Free tickets for hard to reach groups

Age Advice
Recommended for 8+ years

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