Love and Bananas (2018)

Presented by the Swift Action Fund

This incredibly moving documentary follows filmmaker Ashley Bell and a team of elephant rescuers led by world-renowned Asian elephant conservationist Lek Chailert. They embark on a daring 48-hour mission across Thailand to rescue a 70-year-old captive blind Asian elephant to bring her to freedom. This is an eye-opening look at what elephants endure as pawns in the “tourist trade” in Thailand and the struggles Chailert and other conservationists go through in a country where animals have no rights. Love often prevails! Inspiring, heart-wrenching and a must-see for animal lovers everywhere. Documentary. 77 min. USA/Thailand

Friday 4:00pm Palm Theatre
Sunday 10:15am Palm Theatre