Documentary | 2015 | 90 minutes
Directed by Louie Psihoyos
Post-screening Q&A with photographer Shawn Heinrichs
Oscar®-winning director Louie Psihoyos (THE COVE) assembles a team of artists and activists on an undercover operation to expose the hidden world of endangered species and the race to protect them against mass extinction. Spanning the globe to infiltrate the world’s most dangerous black markets and using high tech tactics to document the link between carbon emissions and species extinction, RACING EXTINCTION reveals stunning, never-before seen images that truly change the way we see the world.
Presented with REACT to FILM.
Shown in conjunction with Light on Shadow – photographs by Shawn Heinrichs and Curated by Matthew Hockley Smith. Presented with Blue Sphere Foundation, the exhibition opens Saturday May 26.
Southampton Arts Center honors Blue Sphere Foundation and its Founder, Shawn Heinrichs, in a seven week presentation of Shawn’s works of art, curated by Matthew Hockley Smith. The exhibit seeks to inspire action and drive conservation of our oceans and the vulnerable marine life within them.