Monthly Archives: April 2013

From Part of The Problem to Part of The Solution

Recently we introduced Don Chuy Lucero, a fisherman who ate sea turtles in his younger years. As mentioned in a previous post, Lucero is now a key player in conservation efforts in Magdalena Bay. Our most recent video teaser offers a … Continue reading

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Victor De La Toba: The Lighthouse Keeper

Victor De La Toba is one of the many interesting men of Grupo Tortuguero. Wallace J. Nichols, one of the founders of Grupo Tortuguero explains Victor’s job.

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In Home Stretch, a Turtle Film – and Film Crew – Come Together

After an expected rough few weeks since our return from Magdalena Bay, on Tuesday night our documentary production class made some amazing strides. In addition to the tunes Megan and Nadine  found that fit beautifully into our film, Adam, Joe … Continue reading

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Concern for Sea Turtles Building from Within

An obvious change in attitudes over sea turtles is taking place down in Magdalena Bay, Mexico. The same fishermen who at one point were part of the problem have become the solution. A genuine concern for the future of sea … Continue reading

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Roughing Up the Rough Cut

Another exciting night in Wilcox Hall as we screened our first rough cut of the documentary as a group. After viewing, reviewing, and making many notes along the way, we collectively complied a list of things that we need to … Continue reading

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Waking Up With Michelangelo

Meet Michelangelo, the star of our latest trailer. He was the first turtle we found during our 24-hour turtle watch. Michelangelo is a green sea turtle and compared to Loreta?   He is just a kid. Here are a few … Continue reading

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¡Viva la Tortuga! Trailer

Trailer for upcoming documentary film set to be released on May 7, 2013

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