The Wild & Scenic Film Festival returns to Delmarva

OCEAN CITY, Md., and CHINCOTEAGUE, Va., and LEWES, De. — The internationally acclaimed Wild & Scenic Film Festival (WSFF) is coming back to Delmarva for it’s 9th year in a row.

47 ABC’s Erica Murphy was joined by Kathy Phillips from the Assateague Coastal Trust (ACT) again. Kathy is the Executive Director of ACT and is also helping promote the event.

Kathy tells us here at 47 ABC that the Wild & Scenic Film Festival is a collection of adventure and action sport documentaries, and environmental films.

She says Wild & Scenic On Tour have over 230 tour events around the world. The tour is creating a network of grassroots organizations, connected by a common goal, which is to use film to inspire activism.

Kathy says they have 17 short films in their program ranging from 2 minutes to 28 minutes. She says they highlight the critical importance of engagement within communities in the face of environmental challenges.

The Wild & Scenic Film Festival is a collection of adventure and action sport documentaries, and environmental films. Guests will also be able to enjoy live music, food, drinks, door prizes and more.
This year the WSFF will be at three venues, with four different shows.

The first one will be at Seacrets Morley Hall in Ocean City, Md on November 14th. Doors open at 6:00 PM and the event starts at 7:00 PM. Tickets for this show start at $25 in advance or $30 at the door.

Another show will be at the Island Theatre in Chincoteague, Va on November 16th. Doors open at 6:00 PM and the event starts at 7:00 PM. Tickets for this event are $15.

The final venue will host two showings at the Cinema Arts Theater in Lewes, De on November 19th and November 24th. Doors open at 6:30 PM and the event starts at 7:00 PM. on the 19th. But, on the 24th of November, the show starts at 12:30 PM and the event starts at 1:00 PM. Tickets for these events are $20 in advance or $25 dollars at the door.

You can purchase tickets and find more information about each venue by visitingwww.actforbays.org/wsff-2019 or by calling 410-629-1538

 

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