Schedule at a Glance

While our films are available for viewing on-demand Thursday, Jan 14 through Sunday, Jan 24, we have tons of live programming for you to enjoy over the course of the festival! Can’t make it? No sweat. Many live streams will be available for on-demand viewing as well. We are excited to offer many of these programs for free! (Filmmaker Q&As and Panel require a ticket to the session in which the film screens) For another view of scheduling check out this pdf file of our Tracks and Sessions.


Sat. Jan 16
10:00-11:00am: Author Talk: Abalone: the remarkable history and uncertain future of California’s iconic shellfish
1:00-2:00pm: Workshop – The Ecology of DEI (Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion)
4:00-5:00pm: Workshop – Never Rest: A Conversation with Abbie Dillen, President of Earthjustice
6:00pm – 6:45pm: World Premiere River’s End livestream panel discussion

Sun. Jan 17
10:00-11:00am: Steph Littlebird Fogel live drawing
1:00-2:00pm: Workshop – From Concept to Breaking Ground: A How-To Guide to River Restoration
4:00-5:00pm: Workshop – Community Sense-making and Visioning in the Wake of Disruption
6:00-6:30pm: Filmmaker Q&A – Current Sea

Mon. Jan 18
6:00-6:30pm: Filmmaker Q&A – Sovereign Soil

Tues. Jan 19
6:00-6:30pm: Filmmaker Q&A – Public Trust

Wed. Jan 20
6:00-6:30pm: Filmmaker Q&A – Pushed up the Mountain

Thurs. Jan 21
6:00-6:30pm: Filmmaker Q&A – Overland

Fri. Jan 22
4:00-5:00pm: Youth Workshop – Community Healing with Jada Imani

Sat. Jan 23
1:00-2:00pm: Workshop – Nevada County Cannabis in 2021 – Where are we now?
4:00-5:00pm Workshop – Mining Gold Again in Nevada County?

Please note: Live Filmmaker Q&As occur within ticketed film sessions. Once you’ve unlocked the program, be sure to click “Watch Now” within the 24-hour window in which the live stream occurs in order to watch and participate live in Filmmaker Q&As or panels.

Explore the entire 2021 Program here.