Tales from Planet Earth 2013, "Futures"

Tales From Planet Earth, hosted by the Nelson Institute Center for Culture, History and Environment, had a triumphant return to Madison, Wis., in November 2013. The festival attracted more than 3,500 attendees for free environmental films, spirited and engaging conversations, and community building.

  1. Woohoo! Check out the print program for our free film festival Tales from Planet Earth in this week's Isthmus. More than 35 new and classic films with environmental themes, showing Nov. 1-3 in #MadisonWI. More info: nelson.wisc.edu/tales #tfpe #uwmadison #filmfestival
    Woohoo! Check out the print program for our free film festival Tales from Planet Earth in this week's Isthmus. More than 35 new and classic films with environmental themes, showing Nov. 1-3 in #MadisonWI. More info: nelson.wisc.edu/tales #tfpe #uwmadison #filmfestival
  2. Volunteers prepare posters for Bascom Hill to help spread the word about Tales from Planet Earth, our free environmental #filmfestival Nov. 1-3. Thank you, #volunteers! #tfpe #uwmadison #madisonwi #nelsonstudent #nelsoninstitute
    Volunteers prepare posters for Bascom Hill to help spread the word about Tales from Planet Earth, our free environmental #filmfestival Nov. 1-3. Thank you, #volunteers! #tfpe #uwmadison #madisonwi #nelsonstudent #nelsoninstitute
  3. Kudos and thanks to our poster makers, whose creativity is on display on #BascomHill, helping spread the word about Tales from Planet Earth. Join us tonight through Sunday for 38 free films and related events! nelson.wisc.edu/tales #tfpe #nelsoninstitute #uwmadison #uwfall #filmfestival #madisonwi
    Kudos and thanks to our poster makers, whose creativity is on display on #BascomHill, helping spread the word about Tales from Planet Earth. Join us tonight through Sunday for 38 free films and related events! nelson.wisc.edu/tales #tfpe #nelsoninstitute #uwmadison #uwfall #filmfestival #madisonwi
  4. The opening roundtable, "Tales of Time and Futures," featured storytellers and filmmakers Alex Rivera, Ruth Ozeki, Marie-Hélène Cousineau, Zacharias Kunuk and Gregg Mitman. 
  5. Opening night of Tales from Planet Earth. Can't believe we're on the fourth festival. #tfpe
    Opening night of Tales from Planet Earth. Can't believe we're on the fourth festival. #tfpe
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