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Yochi

Showing as part of Shorts Program 5.

Yochi, a 9-year-old selectively mute Mayan boy, guards a nest of endangered Yellow-Headed Parrots in Belize’s pine savannah. When his beloved older brother, Itza, returns from the city, Yochi learns that he’s in debt and has turned to poaching – setting the brothers on a collision course.

 

Sunday, March 18, 2:00 PM — Carnegie Institution for Science

Q&A — Kristi Drexler; Ilana Lapid; H.E. Francisco Daniel Gutierez (Ambassador of Belize)

Tickets: $10

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