SCREENING SELECTION 2022

NUISANCE BEAR

Nominated for Best Short Documentary

Information

Directors: Jack Weisman & Gabriela Osio Vanden

Year: 2021

Country: Canada

Duration: 14'

Language: No Dialogue

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Churchill, Manitoba, is famous as an international destination for photographing polar bears.  We’ve seen the majestic images and classic wildlife series captured here - but what do these bears see of us? 'Nuisance Bear' shifts our perspective to reveal an obstacle course of tourist paparazzi and wildlife officers whom bears must navigate during their annual migration.