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REFLECTIONS premiered at the Vancouver International Film Festival in October 2012.  Want to show Reflections in your community? Email screenings@raincoast.org (link not live)

Want to just watch it?  click here to view it on YouTube

Past shows

Riverlodge Recreation Centre- Community Room

Elephants Ear Cafe

University of Northern British Columbia- Canfor Lecture Theatre

Thompson Rivers University

University of the Fraser Valley- Abbotsford Campus


Galiano Island, BC

Sunday May 6, 1 pm Galiano Community Hall

Calgary, Alberta

Frank Dutton Theatre  Saturday, April 6th 2013, 8:00 pm

Whistler, BC

Monday, March 4th 2013, 7:30 pm  (with Groundswell)
Millenium Place  4335 Blackcomb Way,  Whistler, B.C.

Nanaimo, BC

Sunday Feb. 24  Vancouver Island University, Building 200 a tRm 203.  1:00 pm
Showing with Groundswell and Raincoast’s Brian Falconer.  Hosted by the Sierra Club Nanaimo Branch

Powell River Film Festival 

February 20, 2013 at 12:15 pm  Powell River Recreation Complex
February 21, 2013 at 7:00pm  The Patricia Theatre, Powell River
Pender Island, BC   Dec. 01 7:00 pm Pender Island Community Hall
Whistler, BC  Nov 23  Garibaldi Lift Co 7pm.  Click here for details
Victoria, BC Nov 22 6pm   Hemp & Company, 1102 Government Street

SkeenaWild Film Festival:

Nov 28: Terrace 7pm

Nov 29: Smithers 7pm

Nov 30: Kispiox 7pm

Also see facebook.com/pages/SkeenaWild-Conservation-Trust/1473755219786

Art for an Oil- Free Coast Exhibition


 Nov 28th – Saturday, Dec 1st, 2012.
Performance Works Theatre
1398 Cartwright Street
Granville Island, Vancouver, B.C.

Dec 4th – Sunday, Dec 9th, 2012.
Victoria Conference Centre
720  Douglas Street
Victoria, B.C.

Salt Spring Island
Dec 11th – Sunday, Dec 16th, 2012.
ArtSpring Art Gallery
100 Jackson Avenue,
Ganges, Salt Spring Island, B.C.

Dec 20th 2012 – Saturday, Jan. 5th 2013.
Nanaimo Art Gallery
150 Commercial Street,
Nanaimo, B.C. 

Shelter Restaurant , November 1, 20127pm 

University of Victoria 
David Lam Auditorium 
Friday, November 2, 2012
Start times: 3pm, 5pm and 7 pm
3800 Finnerty Road
Victoria, BC  V8P 5C2

Science World Vancouver 
Saturday, November 3, 2012
Start time: 7pm and 9 pm
1455 Quebec Street
Vancouver, BC V6A 3Z7

We expect a large volume of people to attend the Vancouver screening so reserve in advance at: http://groundswell-vancouver.eventbrite.com

News and Updates

Get the news and updates from our Oil Free Coast Campaign

News and Updates: Art for an Oil-Free Coast Get the latest new from the campaign, the film, the book, and the artists who are championing our oil-free coast.

Art for an oil-free coast: Overview


In 2012, fifty artists took up paintbrushes and carving tools to protect Canada’s fragile raincoast. Get the book, watch the film, see the art that is part of the effort to stop Northern Gateway.



REFLECTIONS chronicles the journey of artists to the heart of the tanker route. Watch it now on YouTube.

About the book

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The book highlights the art work, most of which are originals, of 50 incredible Canadian artists and writings from esteemed Canadian scientists like David Suzuki and Wade Davis. A free eBook for ipad is now available from itunes.

About the artists

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Artists involved with the project include Robert Bateman, Robert Davidson, Mae Moore, Carol Evans, Roy Henry Vickers, Craig Benson, Michael Svob, Alison Watt, Ben Davidson, Mark Hobson and more.

The Art Auction


The auctions are now complete and most pieces have sold. Over $125,000 (to date) has been raised by the artists. Several outstanding pieces remain for sale which we will feature on our website soon.

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