Escape from Extinction

Escape from Extinction

American Humane’s inaugural 90-minute documentary throws a vitally important spotlight on critical efforts that may be among the last, best chances to save one million species on the verge of a catastrophic mass extinction.

Narrated by Academy Award, Tony and Emmy-Award-winner Helen Mirren, the film examines the work of the major zoological organizations that are racing against the clock to preserve the million species disappearing in today’s Sixth Mass Extinction.

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American Humane’s ‘Escape From Extinction’ Recognized With Best Environmental Film and Parajanov-Vartanov Institute Awards from DOC LA – Los Angeles Documentary Film Festival

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA, November 12, 2020 — Escape From Extinction, the inaugural feature-length documentary from American Humane, the country’s first national humane organization, has been awarded the ‘Best Environmental Film’ and ‘Parajanov-Vartanov Institute’ Awards at this year’s DOC LA – Los Angeles Documentary Film Festival. The film makers behind Escape From Extinction will receive the Best Environmental Film Award, while…
November 12, 2020