To what extent is the monarch butterfly representative of millions of other species disappearing as a result of our human negligence?
— Professor Lincoln Brower

Prizes and Festival Selections //  Finalist at the Student World Awards & Official Selection at the Santa Cruz Film festival

Link to the official trailer // https://vimeo.com/265258734

Behind the Scenes video // https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KQOx46j6iBQ

Synopsis // Pursuing the Monarchs examines the social and biological factors causing a rapidly waning monarch butterfly population across North America. This succinct yet poignant documentary traverses viewers across the American heartland from the vast plains of Iowa to the jungles of Michoacán. It is an intrepid journey across the front lines of one of Earth’s most chaste and treasured species’ battle for survival against rampant deforestation and the devastating practices of industrialized agriculture.

 

Press Material

   Official Poster of the film

Official Poster of the film

   Photography of Doctor Lincoln Brower // Mikan Media

Photography of Doctor Lincoln Brower // Mikan Media

   Photography of Doctor Lincoln Brower // Mikan Media

Photography of Doctor Lincoln Brower // Mikan Media

 

On set photos