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Gorongosa Park: Rebirth of Paradise


Wildlife Cameraman Bob Poole joins scientist Paola Bouley as she tries to solve a baffling mystery: why is Gorongosa’s lion population not growing? By filming the lions, Poole hopes to help solve the mystery. He meets a new lion family with five cheeky cubs, and follows their journey to adulthood.

Produced and written by James Byrne. Presenter Bob Poole.


Post Screening Panel
Join us after the screening for a special presentation of stories from the frontlines where conservation and economic development work in harmony, featuring:

  • Carlos dos Santos, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Mozambique to the USA
  • Greg Carr, Gorongosa Restoration Project Oversight Committee
  • Gustavo Alberto Fonseca, Director of Programs, Global Environment Facility
  • Andy Tobiason, Biodiversity Conservation Advisor, Forestry and Biodiversity Office, USAID

Q&A follows with panel and filmmaker James Byrne.


Monday, Mar. 20. 7 pm – Carnegie Institution for Science

*Tickets $10.

Eventbrite - Environmental Film Festival: GORONGOSA PARK



3/20 7:00 pm
Gorongosa Park: Rebirth of Paradise
Carnegie Institution for Science