Transmission

There is a pandemic happening amongst wild sheep. The infectious bacteria known as mycoplasma ovipneumoniae (movi) is a deadly bacteria that is passed from domestic sheep to wild sheep. Enter Dr. Helen Schwantje, the lead wildlife veterinarian for the Government of BC and a sheep farmer. Helen is at the forefront of the battle against Movi. Working with a handful of other passionate scientists and volunteers they’re doing what they can to try and stop the spread of this infectious disease.

Where to watch

Stay tuned as the list below will be updated often. We will also be adding some film festival dates in the near future.

Prince George, BC April 23, 2022 Get Tickets
Whitehorse, YT May 4, 2022 Private Event
San Antonia, TX May 20, 2022 Private Event
Langley, BC June 17, 2022 Private Event
Kamloops, BC June 18, 2022 Private Event
Armstrong, BC August 31, 2022 Interior Provincial Exhibition - Sheep Show Barn
Skopje, Republic of Macedonia September 21, 2022 Echo Mountain Film Festival - Frosina Cinema
Penticton, BC September 24, 2022 Private Screening for HCTF Board
Golden, BC September 27, 2022 Wildsight Golden
Virtual October 1-16, 2022 S.F.O.A Film Festival
Toronto, Ont, Canada October 13, 2022 Planet in Focus International Environmental Film Festival
Red Deer, AB October 16, 2022 Central Alberta Film Festival
New York, NY Date Coming Soon Wildlife Conservation Film Festival
Banff, AB November 2, 2022 Banff Mountain Film Festival - Margaret Greenham Theatre "Change Makers - Mixed Films"

If you would like to host a screening, please contact the Film Producer Jesse Bone [email protected]

2022

An Original Documentary

We communicate experience through film. We tell stories. Big, small, personal, comical, inspirational. We tell stories about people, about places, and about the connections between each and every one of us. Since we love being outside, we also love it when our films are about wild places – both without, and within. It’s about as simple as that.

Production Company: Filter Studios Inc. Vancouver Island, BC
www.filterstudios.ca

Directed by: Dan Minsky
Produced by: Jesse Bone
Edited by: Tash Baycroft