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Welcome to Pelican Media

Based in San Francisco, California, Pelican Media is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization whose primary aim is the production of films with environmental themes.

 

Our special focus is on urban habitat: the relationships between people and animals. Recent projects include films about a flock of wild parrots in San Francisco, California brown pelicans along the coast, and double-crested cormorants on a Columbia River island.

Our revenue comes from foundations, individuals, organizations, government grants, broadcast rights, film royalties, stock footage sales, DVD/streaming distribution, and other program-related sources. Executive Director Judy Irving is an Emmy-and-Sundance-award-winning filmmaker.

→ See Board of Directors

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"The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill" HELD OVER 5 weeks at the Roxie!
All screenings

Shadow Distribution
 distributes
the restored version.


"Cold Refuge" screens next in Berkeley 2/27 and SF 3/2.

"
Dark Circle" can be streamed on Vimeo or AppleTV. Find out what "Oppenheimer" left out.

See Talkhouse essay by Judy Irving (her quick blitz through 50 years of filmmaking)


 

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Board

Pelican Media Board of Directors

Laura Lent, President

David Kennedy, Treasurer

Marilee A. Gaffney, Secretary

Corinne DeBra

Katherine Petrin

Annie Somerville

Nanette Stringer

Karen Frank, Legal Counsel

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