Coming Up: Nature Film Series Starts Oct.3

The 2012 Focus on Nature Film Series at the Jacob Burns Film Center  in Pleasantville will run from Wednesday, Oct. 3, to Wednesday, Oct. 24 and features five film screenings, each combined with Q & A discussions about the natural environment and the passion and poetry it inspires. The Oct. 3 opening night includes a screening of Birders: The Central Park Effect, a Q&A with filmmaker Jeffrey Kimball and author Jonathan Rosen, and a light reception.