The Boatmaker / The Smog of the Sea

A special screening event and benefit


Wednesday, May 31 at 7:00pm


Lobero Theatre

The Boatmaker is the story of architect Ken Minor who spent 25 years building a beautiful wooden sailboat in a barn next to his house in Sycamore Canyon with the dream of sailing around the world. Directed by Casey McGarry, Produced by Robert Allan and Casey McGarry, Director of Photography Jesse Natale, Edited by Chris Punsalan. (RT 37 minutes)

The Smog of the Sea chronicles a one-week journey through the remote waters of the Sargasso Sea. Marine scientist Marcus Eriksen invited onboard an unusual crew to help him study the sea: renowned surfers Keith & Dan Malloy, musician Jack Johnson, spearfisher woman Kimi Werner, and bodysurfer Mark Cunningham become citizen scientists on a mission to assess the fate of plastics in the world’s oceans. A Brushfire Film, A Wicked Delicate Production, A Film by Ian Cheney, Original Music by Jack Johnson and Simon Beins, Cinematography by Ian Cheney and Jack Johnson. Executive Producers: Kim Johnson, Emmett Malloy, Jack Johnson, Produced by Kizzy O’Neal, Edited and Directed by Ian Cheney, Sound Recordist – Simon Beins, Additional Cinematography – Dan Malloy, Kimi Werner, Keith Malloy, Moe Johnson. (RT 30 minutes)

Q & A to follow film screening

Benefiting The Community Environmental Council, Explore Ecology and Santa Barbara Channelkeeper

Ticket Information

$45 - VIP

(Includes a reception at 5:30pm in the Lobero Courtyard with beer & wine and appetizers)

$15 - Reserved seating

(Tickets are subject to $5 per ticket Lobero Facility Fee; other fees may also apply.)

Reserved Seating

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