Author: Lindsay Hanig

RealScreen Features New York WILD

RealScreen Features New York WILD "With New York often being called a concrete jungle, it seems appropriate the city should feature a wildlife-specific doc festival. The fourth annual New York [wild]Wild[/wild] Film Festival kicks off next week, on February 23. Academy award-winning and environmental activist Leonardo DiCaprio’s Before the...

WILD in the NY TIMES!

New York WILD in the New York Times! We were thrilled to see how much space New York WILD and its films got in the New York Times  "Spare Times" section! "Held at the historic and fascinating Explorers Club (its members have included pioneers like Robert Peary and...

Jimmy Chin Joins NY WILD!

Jimmy Chin Joins New York WILD! [caption id="attachment_4199" align="alignleft" width="614"] Meru Expedition, Garwhal, India[/caption] We are pleased to announce that photographer, filmmaker and world-renowned climber Jimmy Chin has joined New York [wild]WILD[/wild] as an Honorary Board member. Check out his film, Meru, which won Best Feature Film at New York [wild]WILD[/wild]...

See What Happened to Tom!

See What Happened to Tom! Look out! For those of you who attended the opening night of New York WILD and heard Tom Mustill, the director of The Bat Man of Mexico, tell stories about the making of the film, he had a very close encounter with a humpback...

NY WILD in The New Yorker

New York WILD in The New Yorker [caption id="attachment_1065" align="alignleft" width="600"] "The Bat Man of Mexico" team at New York WILD from left to right: Amy Cooper, Rodrigo Medellin and Tom Mustill. Photo by Kamau Ware.[/caption] "On a blustery night last week, just after the blizzard that wasn’t, Rodrigo Medellín was in...