Julio Solis, a sea turtle conservationist in Puerto San Carlos, Baja California, Mexico, was, in his youth, a poacher of sea turtles until a life-changing mentor shifted his perspective about his relationship with the ocean. Julio is now working to protect the sea turtles by running a nonprofit dedicated to preserving Magdalena Bay’s natural resources. His story is one of perseverance and personal growth as he works to change the tide for the future of his community. In Spanish with English subtitles. Directed by Allie Bombach. 

Julio Solis, A Moveshake Story

2012 US 10 min
Festival Year: 2013
Types: Documentary, Short
Topic: Environmental Advocacy and Justice, Freshwater & Oceans, Global Perspectives