INTO THE WILD This year's film festival explores how people interact with landscapes and nature-both real and imagined. All films will show at 1:30 PM on Sundays on the theatre-size screen at Salt Pond Visitor Center in Eastham. Refreshments provided at 1:00 PM prior to each showing. Movies are free, and funded by Friends of the Cape Cod National Seashore.
January 19: Dances with Wolves The vast and remote western landscape of the early 1800s and its people and events are showcased in this blockbuster film starring Kevin Costner. The film won seven Academy Awards, including Best Picture. (181 minutes)
January 26: Never Cry Wolf Award-winning cinematography is featured in this dramatization of the true story of Farley Mowat in his struggle to survive in the harsh arctic environment while researching caribou and wolves. (106 minutes)
February 2: An Inconvenient Truth In this Oscar-winning documentary, former vice president, Al Gore wages a personal campaign for the environment. (96 minutes)
February 9: Into the Wild In this gripping film, a young man (played by Sean Penn) gives up everything to lead a solitary life in the Alaskan wilderness. (148 minutes)
February 16: Avatar This highest grossing film of all time features an interstellar conflict over preservation and the mining of precious metal on the planet, Pandora. Nominated for nine Academy Awards, this film won Best Art Direction, Best Cinematography, and Best Visual Effects. (162 minutes)
February 23: Wild America Based on a true story of three brothers who grew up to become renowned animal photographers, this film chronicles their summer adventure roaming America with a camera. (102 minutes)
New this year--"Into the Wild" Raffle! Receive a raffle ticket for every film viewed, for up to six chances to win an Into the Wild prize provided by Eastern National, Cape Cod National Seashore's gift and bookstore partner.