director's cut world premier of "Aqua Seafoam Shame"

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director's cut world premier of "Aqua Seafoam Shame"

Time: May 31, 2013 from 7:30pm to 8:45pm
Location: Surfer the Bar at Turtle Bay Resort
City/Town: Turtle Bay North Shore
Website or Map: http://www.SurferTheBar.com
Event Type: film, screening
Organized By: The Surf Lady, Veronica Grey
Latest Activity: May 28, 2013

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1 hour director's cut world premier of critically acclaimed environmental documentary "Aqua Seafoam Shame" followed by 15 minute Q and A with the co-director.

Aqua Seafoam Shame is a multi-nominated documentary with multiple nominations which explores the horrific diagnosis that 25% of our planet's surface is now garbage landfill, due to the pacific garbage patch and plastics. In 20 years our world could end up with no coral reefs - which means our oceans will revert back to the primordial sludge it was before creatures walked on land. What, if anything, can be done to backpedal the Earth from this cataclysmic trajectory?

Scary stats:
90% of the big fish in the sea and 20% of our coral reefs have gone extinct

12% of our land is protected but less than 1% of our oceans are

70% of rivers between Texas and New Jersey are too polluted for fish

20 Billion pounds of plastic end up in the seas each year

46,000 pieces of plastic are in every square mile of ocean

One critic hails it as possibly the most important documentary ever made.

Here is the trailer http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UAP2u65elQc&feature=plcp

and coverage on KHON2 http://www.khon2.com/2013/05/28/saving-the-ocean-from-plastic-through-film/

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Comment by The Surf Lady, Veronica Grey on May 28, 2013 at 1:23pm
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Comment by The Surf Lady, Veronica Grey on May 27, 2013 at 8:24pm
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