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Join the Florida Museum of Natural History for a special screening of the film “Out of the Mist: A Silver River Story.” Filled with stunning wildlife imagery, this short documentary tells the historic, economic and environmental story of Silver Springs.

Emmy award-winning National Geographic filmmaker Mark Emery presents a view of Silver River and the Springs through the eyes of glass-bottom boat drivers. With a combined 200 years of experience, discover the local history as seen by the people who lived it.

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The event is FREE, but pre-registration is required. There will be two screenings of the film (45 minutes each), followed by an audience Q&A with the filmmaker.


5:30 p.m.– Doors open
6:15 p.m.
– Introduction by filmmaker Mark Emery
6:30 p.m.
– First screening followed by Q&A
7:45 p.m.– Introduction by filmmaker Mark Emery
8 p.m.
– Second screening followed by Q&A

While the Museum’s permanent exhibit will be open, the Permian Monsters, Discovery Zone and Butterfly Rainforest exhibits will be closed.

This film was made with support from Duke Energy.


Name: Catherine Carey, Florida Museum

Phone: 352-273-2064

Email: ccarey@flmnh.ufl.edu


Florida Museum of Natural History

3215 Hull Road
Gainesville, FL 32611

Phone: 352-846-2000

Website: View Venue Website

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