November 20, 2018

Aquarium film in festival finals

Two climate-change-related video programs produced by the Monterey Bay Aquarium — an animated short narrated by British comedy actor John Cleese and an auditorium program on how nature has inspired energy-efficient inventions — have both been named finalists in the Jackson Hole Wildlife Film Festival.

Awards will be presented during an Oct. 6 gala in Jackson Hole, Wyo.

The aquarium finalists include “Whales to Windmills: Inventions Inspired by the Sea,” one of three nominees for Best Cultural Institution Media Installation, and “Change for the Oceans,” an animated short film created by Free Rang, which was named one of four finalists in a