To avoid hawks and navigate by the stars, millions upon millions of birds migrate at night, skimming over our rooftops while we sleep. To experience this invisible wonder, birdwatcher Eric Masterson says, we have to learn to “see with our ears.” Celebrating both avian achievement and human devotion, Nightsongs is a meditation on the art of seeing – and treasuring – what cannot be seen.
Dates: Thursday, August 27 – Thursday, September 3
Time: All hours
Access to the film: Fest Pass or Ticket
Location: Documentary Short Program – POETIC
NOTE: Single Ticket to this film includes all short films in the Documentary Program 1- Poetic. Total run time: 80 min.
Director: Elizabeth Myer Boulton & Matthew Myer Boulton
Writer: Elizabeth Myer Boulton & Matthew Myer Boulton
Producer: Elizabeth Myer Boulton & Matthew Myer Boulton
Genre: Narrative Short
Length: 6 min