The Guardians

A dazzling meditation interweaving the lives of the iconic Monarch butterfly with an indigenous community in Mexico.

Directors

Ben Crosbie, Tessa Moran

Country

USA

Year

2017

Running Time

70 mins 

Website www.theguardiansfilm.com

SFGFF Film Program: 

Green Film Fest Screening - September 6, 2018

San Francisco Premiere.

A visually dazzling meditation on the delicate balance between human and nature, THE GUARDIANS elegantly interweaves the lives of the iconic Monarch butterfly with an indigenous community in Mexico. Both depend on the same ancient forest for their survival and now face an uncertain future.

DISCUSSION WITH: Tessa Moran, filmmaker; Karen Topakian (emcee), Greenpeace USA