Prizes and Festival Selections
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.