FLI Film Event: Interview with Director James Balog

Date : Tuesday, 09 April 2013
Time : 4:00 pm.
Location : Seneca Room
Category : On-Campus Events

On Tuesday, April 9, prior to the Finger Lakes Institute screening of "Chasing Ice," director James Balog will be interviewed by Liam Allman ’15 about his photographic journey at 4 p.m. in the Seneca Room.

All are welcome. snacks will be served at 4:45 p.m. in the Centennial Center for Leadership.

In the spring of 2005, acclaimed environmental photographer James Balog headed to the Arctic on a tricky assignment for National Geographic: to capture images to help tell the story of the Earth’s changing climate. Even with a scientific upbringing, Balog had been a skeptic about climate change. But that first trip north opened his eyes to the biggest story in human history and sparked a challenge within him that would put his career and his very well-being at risk.