The following is courtesy of Mark Titus, director of The Wild:
|Whether we’ve been on this journey together since 2011 starting with The Breach – or whether you found your way here last week – it doesn’t matter. We’re connected now on this shared mission to save what we love. And it’s time to gather and take action for the last crown jewel for wild salmon on our planet – Bristol Bay.|
It’s not just this summer’s final national livestream event for The Wild – it’s a day of action for Bristol Bay:
230pm AK / 330 Pacific / 630pm Eastern
Live Virtual Invocation with Yupik Land Acknowledgement by Melanie Brown, poetry by Bristol Bay fisher-poets like Maggie Bursch and a special appearance by Grammy Award Winning singer and wild salmon ally, Brandi Carlisle!
3pm AK / 4pm Pacific / 7pm Eastern
Live virtual wild salmon Cook-Along with star chefs, including James Beard winners Tom Douglas and Renee Erickson!
Encore National Livestream Screening of The Wild!4pm AK / 5pm Pacific / 8pm Eastern
Before the film starts, we’ll be giving a shout-out to all the Bristol Bay Warriors who have been in this fight for the long haul. Including special messages from Brandi Carlisle; Tom Douglas; Steve Gleason and Tom Colicchio.
After the film ends, we’ll join together in a town-hall with an expert panel of a few of these longtime Bristol Bay Warriors – featuring: Rick Halford; Katherine Carscallen; Nanci Morris Lyon; The Nature Conservancy Alaska Director, Steve Cohn and me.
Ticket price is suggested at $12 but payment is on a sliding scale – so anyone may attend any or all these events for whatever you can afford – even if that’s $0 right now. 25% of all proceeds will be split between Defend Bristol Bay, Save Bristol Bay and United Tribes of Bristol Bay.