Planet in Focus, an environmental film festival, has announced that it will give our GreenHero Ric O’Barry the festival’s 2011 International Eco Hero award for his 40 years of activism for dolphins. Ric will be present at the festival on closing night to accept this award.
The GreenHeroes video short, produced by CineFocus Canada, will introduce Ric to the audience at the gala event.
Planet in Focus is in its 12th year and will take place in Toronto from October 12-16, 2011.
Read our newsletter to learn more about a recent press conference to announce the line-up of this year’s festival and the 2011 International and Canadian Eco Hero award winners.