Straws, interview with filmmaker Linda Booker

Linda BookerA great film from this year’s Sonoma International Film Festival is a documentary called Straws. Linda Booker called to tell us all about it. Listeners may remember her from the interview about her documentary, Bringing it Home. About Straws:

“With colorful straw history animation and segments narrated by Oscar winner Tim Robbins, STRAWS (30 minutes) aims to entertain and inspire action by showing how individuals, groups and business owners around the globe are reducing plastic straw use through awareness, outreach, policy and non-plastic alternatives.”

About the director:

“Linda Booker is a water-loving traveler whose childhood play outdoors instilled a respect for nature that drives her to make films that entertain as well as inspire possibilities for a healthier planet.”

For more information on the film visit the Official Website, Facebook, and Twitter. To hear our first interview about Bringing it Home, click here!

Here is the interview followed by the animation opener from the film. Original air date: 3/14/17

 

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