Return to Mount Kennedy
- Saturday, June 2, 2018 – 3:30PM
- Adult: $14
- Senior: $13
USA | 2018 | 80 minutes | Eric Becker
50 years after their fathers Jim Whitaker and Robert F. Kennedy summited an untouched Yukon mountain in honor of the late JFK, Bob Whitaker and Christopher Kennedy decided to retrace their steps and climb the unforgiving peak, gracing family history and pushing their resolve to its limits.
Director Biography: Seattle-based Eric Becker is an acclaimed director working in both documentary and commercial filmmaking through his company We Are Shouting. His documentary works, such as the award-winning HONOR Honor the Treaties (2012), tend to focus on social justice and the natural and built environments. Becker’s commercial clients include Nike, Amazon, Seattle University, Timex, and others. He has directed two episodes of MTV’s “Rebel Music.”
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