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New screenings booked in Australia and France and a recap of our Summer Screening Series!

Audiences fall in love with the French  Trio all over again in UT & WY!

 

Upcoming Screenings:

ST. GEORGE, UT 
PORT TOWNSEND, WA
SEATTLE, WA
FRANCE
AUSTRALIA

We're excited to announce that our team is headed to France & Australia this fall!
Details to come!
Watch the new trailer

Summer Screening Series Recap!

We loaded up, and headed for Green River, Wyoming. This time, not with cameras, but with the finished film. This is where Voyagers Without Trace began. It was so powerful to return to Expedition Island--where I first discovered the sign. How strange to return some 17 years later with Roy, who had made the sign, and John Waller who had helped me create the film.

The town put up an inflatable screen, set up a popcorn popper, and invited a wooden canoe and kayak maker to display some of his boats, and the town gathered camp chairs and sat in a semi-circle as the day turned to dusk.

It was eerie to hear spoken French echo from the speakers off the mesas. I couldn’t help but wonder what Genevieve and Bernard and Antoine would think… if they ever could have possibly imagined this town gathering 75 years after their trip to hear their story.

It was such an honor to play such a small role in carrying the past into the present, coming full circle. We screened in Salt Lake, and also in Green River, Utah. And of course, Nancy Dunham brought watermelons.

~ Ian

OPB's Oregon Lens Program

Voyagers kicked off OPB's Oregon Lens series Monday, August 22 at 10 p.m. It was  the first time the film was available to television audiences.

Upcoming Film Festivals:

Doc Utah St. George, UT September 6-10
Presented by Dixie State University, Doc Utah’s mission is to inspire a global human connection through documentary films.

Port Townsend Film Festival 
Port Townsend, WA September 24, 3:30 p.m.
Join Ian for a Q&A at American Legion.

Local Sightings Film Festival 
Seattle, WA 
September 24 – October 3
Produced by the Northwest Film Forum, Local Sightings showcases new films from the Northwest in celebration of local filmmakers.

Voyagers Team to Travel to France & Australia

More details to come soon about our trip to France in October and Australia in November! If you would like to make a tax-deductible donation to help bring our team back to France to share the story with the children and grandchildren of the trio, you may do so here

North to Alaska!

As part of the National Park Centennial celebration this summer, Voyagers kicked off a special screening series at Denali National Park! The film also showed in front of a full house at the Sheldon Community Arts Hangar in Talkeetna, AK.
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