Take a voyage along the crystal clear waters of the San Marcos River starting at its bountiful headwaters at Spring Lake. Yakona leads the viewer on an impressionistic journey from prehistoric times to the modern era from the perspective of the river. The film uses stunning imagery, dynamic sound design and an original score to speak directly to the viewer, appealing to humanity’s higher nature to protect this sacred place. Directed by Anlo Sepulveda and Paul Collins. Produced by Jillian Hall, Kevin Huffaker, Samuel Trim, Geoff Marslett and Clint McCrocklin.

Yakona: Water Rising

2014 US 85 min
Festival Year: 2015
Types: Documentary
Topic: Environmental Advocacy and Justice, Freshwater & Oceans