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Paradigm Shifts: Music & Film Festival — NEW YORK: Day 5

  • Union Theological Seminary 3041 Broadway New York, NY, 10027 United States (map)

Encompass' Paradigm Shifts: Music & Film Festival in association with Union Theological Seminary, The Center for Earth Ethics (Karenna Gore, Director) and Derrick Harkins, Vice President of Union and Innovation in Public Programming.

 

Film still of thirteen-year-old Aisholpan from The Eagle Huntress (2016), the thrilling true story that follows her quest to become the first female in twelve generations of her Kazakh family to raise an eagle fledgling from out of the nest and enter an all-male competition with her full-grown eagle on horseback.

Photo Credit: Sony Pictures Classic

 

LIVE MUSIC:

SKY CARAVAN, violinist Milena Davidowicz and pianist Tim Brown, perform exciting Gypsy and Ukrainian music and will introduce young audiences to playing stringed instruments.

 

AZTEC DANCER CEREMONY:

Aztec Dancer Group Cetiliztli Nauhcampa are a cultural, spiritual, artistic, political, and educational circle of people from Mexico, South America, the Caribbean, and the U.S. who carry on the ancient traditions of native people through ceremony, dances, and song.

 

FILM:

BORN TO BE WILD, an inspiring story of the remarkable bond between humans and animals, this heartwarming film follows orphaned orangutans and elephants as they are rescued and returned to their homes in the wild.

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THE EAGLE HUNTRESS, this thrilling true story follows the quest of thirteen-year-old Aisholpan who is training to become the first female in twelve generations of her Kazakh family to raise an eagle fledgling from out of the nest and enter an all-male competition with her full-grown eagle on horseback.