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Back from the Brink

Experience the remarkable true story of three animal species rescued from the brink of extinction on the giant screen. Meet scientists, park rangers and students working to save endangered animals around the world. Discover how California’s enchanting Channel Island Fox is rescued from an invasion of Golden Eagles, the fastest recovery of a species in the history of animal conservation. Join the former hunters of one of the world’s most endangered primates, the Golden Monkey, now protecting them in the fabled mountains of China’s Yunnan Province. Witness the wondrous migration of the Christmas Island Red Crab and marvel at their recovery from a Crazy Yellow Ant infestation in one of the most successful bio-control experiments ever undertaken. Join this remarkable and heartfelt adventure to save endangered species around the world and see that positive change is possible.

The entire film experience is about 50 minutes.

A yunnan monkey.
A channel island fox.


On Wednesday June 3, 2020, Back from the Brink is showing at 11 AM

Film Special!

$9 for all ages.

(No further discounts apply on Adult tickets)