Palos Verdes Land Conservancy Presents “The Beauty of Nature” 2016 Series
Palos Verdes home owners can see The Beauty of Nature 2016 film series which is sponsored by the Palos Verdes Peninsula Land Conservancy. The films that are being shown are:
The Way will be shown on July 17, 2016, at 4:00 p.m. at the John Olguin Auditorium. This is a documentary about a grieving father who takes on a pilgrimage that his son was attempting before he died hiking the Camino de Santiago in the Pyrenees. After flying to France to claim his son’s remains , the father decides to complete the 500 mile trek to Spain in his honor. Following the film, conservancy volunteer Peter Shaw will be sharing his own stories about walking the Camino. The John Olguin Auditorium is located at 3720 Stephen M. White Drive, San Pedro.
Touching The Void will be shown on September 23, 2016, at the Hermosa Beach Community Theater. This docudrama retells the mountaineering trek (gone awry) of Simon Yates and Joe Simpson. Simpson falls and breaks his leg while climbing in the Andes, Yates attempts to lower him to safety but fails which forces Simpson to make a pivotal decision. This film is rated R. The Hermosa Beach Community Theater is located at 710 Pier Avenue, Hermosa Beach.
Unbranded will be shown on November 19, 2016, at the Warner Grand Theater. This documentary tracks four fresh out of college friends as they take on wild mustangs as their trusted mounts and set out to ride border to border from Mexico to Canada. The Warner Grand Theater is located at 478 W. 6th Street, San Pedro.
Tickets for these shows are $10 and can be purchased at www.pvplc.org.
To read my last article on The Beauty of Nature” film series click here.
Photo courtesy of the Palos Verdes Peninsula Land Conservancy.