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Picture of panda mother and cub
Our spring season of films begins in 3D with Pandas: The Journey Home, March 17.

Courtesy National Geographic Studios

Picture of lions

See “Lions on the Edge,” March 24.

Photograph courtesy National Geographic WILD

This spring, we feature award-winning films from the National Geographic Channel and independent filmmakers.

January 13
Photo Camp South Sudan 2014
Learn more about National Geographic Photo Camp, an outreach program that empowers youth to document their communities using photography, and meet some of the photographers and students who participated in last year’s Photo Camp in South Sudan. Click here to find out more.

March 17
Pandas: The Journey Home (3D)
In China, dedicated scientists work with pandas bred in captivity to re-introduce them to the wild. Presented as part of the Environmental Film Festival in the Nation’s Capital (2014, 50 min)

March 24
Lions on the Edge
In Tanzania’s Ruaha National Park, a pride of hungry and thirsty lionesses and their cubs wait for prey during a time of drought. Presented as part of the Environmental Film Festival in the Nation’s Capital (2010, 46 min)

March 31
Spinosaurus: Lost Giant of the Cretaceous
Larger than T. rex, Spinosaurus was an aquatic giant. The story of its rediscovery after being lost in the rubble of World War II is almost as amazing as this dinosaur itself. (2014, 52 min)

April 7
One Life
This Emmy Award-winning Nat Geo WILD film celebrates the journey taken by all living things, from the moment they are born to that most important achievement: the successful delivery of their species’ next generation. (2013, 85 min)

April 14
Rise of the Black Pharaohs
Often overlooked by historians, a dynasty of pharaohs from modern-day Sudan ruled Egypt during the Kush Dynasty. (2014, 54 min)

Apr 21
Killing Kennedy
Based on the best-selling book, this Emmy Award-winning National Geographic Channel film unravels the events surrounding the assassination of John F. Kennedy. (2013, 87 min)

NOTE: Free parking not available for daytime events.

Films by Location

Films for Today, February 28, 2015


Eric Moe Film Award 2015, Washington, D.C.
March 19, 2015

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