We’re pleased to present two water-themed short films from the acclaimed environmental filmmaker, writer, and activist Jon Bowermaster.
Windshipped. 2022. 40 m. dir. Jon Bowermaster. Ocean 8 Films. US. English. Rated .
Charismatic Captain Sam Merrett sails his sail-freight “Schooner Apollonia” up and down the Hudson River, delivering goods to a dozen ports sans fossil fuels, powered only by the wind and the sun. Windshipped follows Sam and crew during their first season, 2020.
One Dam at a Time. 2023. 22 m. dir. Jon Bowermaster. Ocean 8 Films. US. English. Rated .
One Dam at a Time highlights the challenges and efforts to remove old, unused dams on creeks and streams running into the Hudson River. Removing these dams restores waterways to the aquatic life that depends on them.