uLethbridge Film Series presents: My Octopus Teacher

This event is from the archives of The Notice Board. The event has already taken place and the information contained in this post may no longer be relevant or accurate.

(South Africa / Pippa Ehrlich & James Reed / 2020)

Hosted by Dr. Jennifer Mather (Psychology) 

Wednesday, September 15, 2021
7:30 pm
Movie Mill (1710 Mayor Magrath Drive South)


This film shows us the friendship between a wild octopus and a filmmaker, and depicts his gradual understanding and love of the marine world as it takes him through the life of the octopus with its perils and accomplishments.

Winner of the 2021 Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature

“The footage is magnificent, and over the entire running time, I never grew tired of it.” - Lisa Nesselson, France24

Rated G for material that is unlikely to disturb most viewers

View the trailer

Sponsored by the University of Lethbridge Faculty of Fine Arts & the Movie Mill

Room or Area: 
Movie Mill

All University of Lethbridge COVID-19 protocols apply. MASKS ARE MANDATORY. Learn more here: https://www.ulethbridge.ca/covid-19


finearts | finearts@uleth.ca | ulethbridge.ca/fine-arts/ulethbridge-film-series