Documentary & Discussion: An Apology To Elephants — Bangalore, 12th June, 2013
June 12, 2013
3:00 PM to
CES Seminar Hall, IISC
Centre for Ecological Sciences (CES), Indian Institute of Science (IISc) presents a documentary followed by a panel discussion on elephants.
Title: An Apology to Elephants
Duration: 39 minutes.
Prof. Sukumar, CES, IISc
Mr. Surendra Verma, The Asian Nature Conservation Foundation (ANCF), Bangalore
Day: 12th June, 2013
Snacks & beverages will be served after the talk.
Venue: CES Seminar Hall.
Synopsis of the documentary from HBO website: Few animals hold more fascination for humans than elephants. For centuries they’ve been adored, inspired great works of art, and even been revered as gods, yet they have also been treated with cruelty. The documentary and discussion “An Apology To Elephants” explores the abuse of these ancient and intelligent animals and shows how some people are reversing the trend. Narrated and executive produced by Lily Tomlin and directed by Emmy winner Amy Schatz, with narration written by Jane Wagner.