Screenings

Upcoming screenings

December 3rd, 2016 at 7pm: Lion Ark special screening, Johannesburg, South Africa
Conscious108, 108 Greenway Greenside, 2193 Johannesburg
Hosted by Ban Animal Trading South Africa, Q&A with rescuers and filmmakers Jan Creamer and Tim Phillips following the screening.
Tickets R50 – email info@bananimaltrading.org to book

To be confirmed:

Lion Ark screenings in Atlana GA and Durham NC scheduled for January 2017

Previous screenings

October 1st, 2013: Lion Ark World Premiere Raindance Film Festival, London
Read more about our world premiere here

October 5th, 2013:  Lion Ark US Premiere Mill Valley Film Festival, Mill Valley, CA
Read more about our US premiere here

October 6th, 2013: Lion Ark San Diego Film Festival, San Diego, CA 92101
Read more here

October 8th, 2013:  Mill Valley Film Festival, Mill Valley, CA

October 12th-25th, 2013: Hawaii International Film Festival, Honolulu, HI
Read more here

October 28th-November 1st, 2013: Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival, Pompano Beach/Hollywood/Fort Lauderdale, FL

November 7th, 2013: Virginia Film Festival, Charlottesville, VA

November 9th-11th, 2013: Starz Denver Film Festival, Denver, CO

November 13th, 2013: Sun & Sand Film & Music Festival, Biloxi, MS

November 15th, 2013:  VIP Los Angeles Premiere,  Beverly Hills, CA
A special screening of Lion Ark to raise money to rescue Peru’s circus animals, as we did in Bolivia. The Peruvian Government has asked Animal Defenders International to help enforce the circus ban we have secured there, and remove the animals.

November 15th – 21st: Week-long screenings in Los Angeles & New York 

December 14th – 15th, 2013: Anchorage International Film Festival, Anchorage, AK

January 14th, 2014: Irvine International Film FestivalIrvine, CA

February 21st – 23rd, 2014: Beloit International Film Festival, Beloit, WI

February 27th – March 1st , 2014: Sedona International Film FestivalSedona, AZ

March 8th, 2014: Omaha Film Festival, Omaha, NE

April 5th – 9th, 2014: Palm Beach International Film Festival, Palm Beach, FL

May 25th, 2014: Lion Ark’s Texas State Premiere & VIP Fundraising Gala, Austin, TX. Supported by Different Rhythm Foundation and Austin Zoo & Animal Sanctuary

May 31st, 2014: Special Memorial Tribute Screening of Lion Ark for Dr. Mel Richardson, Chico, CA 95928

May 31st, 2014: Crossroads Festival for Documentary Film and Discourse, Austrian premiere, Graz, Austria

October 2nd, 2014:  Lion Ark opens in Bolivian movie theatres
La Paz: Mega Center – Official premiere and VIP screening, plus Q&A with filmmakers and rescuers; Santa Cruz: Cine Center; Cochabamba: Cine Center

October 3rd, 2014:  Lion Ark in Bolivian movie theatres
La Paz: Mega Center; Santa Cruz: Cine Center – including special VIP screening, plus Q&A with filmmakers and rescuers.  Back in  the city where the Lion Ark compound was based; Cochabamba: Cine Center

October 2nd-15th, 2014: Arca de Leones in cinemas in Bolivia
La Paz: Mega Center; Santa Cruz: Cine Center; Cochabamba: Cine Center

November 11th, 2014 – Chapter, Cardiff, UK.

November 15th, 2014 – Glasgow Film Theatre, Glasgow, UK.

November 17th, 2014 – Plaza Community Cinema, Waterloo, Liverpool, UK.

November 25th, 2014 – The Ultimate Picture Palace, Oxford, UK.

November 28th, 2014 – Arnolfini, Bristol, UK. 

December 1st, 2014 – The Electric Theatre, Guildford, UK.

December 6th, 2014 – West End Gala Screening and Fundraiser at Prince Charles Cinema and Ruby Blue Bar, London, UK.

December 9th, 2014 – Colchester Arts Centre, Colchester, UK.

December 11th, 2014 – The Light Cinema, New Brighton, Merseyside, UK.

December 15th, 2014 – Whirled Cinema, London, UK.

December 17th, 2014 – Harbour Lights Picturehouse, Southampton, UK.

February 14th, 2015: Cinema Verde Environmental Film and Arts Festival, Gainesville, Florida

March 7, 2015: Boulder International Film Festival Boulder, CO

April 11, 2015: The Alhambra Theatre Film Festival, Evansville, IN

April 13, 2015: The Buffalo Niagara Film Festival, Tonawanda, NY

April 23, 2015: Ritz 5, Philadelphia, PA

April 25, 2015: Screening with Senator Daylin Leach,  Bryn Mawr Film Institute, Bryn Mawr, PA

April 26, 2015: Ambler Theater, Ambler, PA 19002

July 23, 2015: Everyman Walton, Walton-on-Thames, Surrey

November 7th & 8th, 2015: YES Film Festival YES Cinema, Columbus, IN

April 9, 2016: Lion Ark – Save The Lions Screening LA Screen Actors Guild, Los Angeles, CA

September 29, 2016: Lion Ark South African Premiere Cape Town

October 1, 2016: Lion Ark Screening, Johannesburg

November 7, 2016: Missouri state premiere, Drury University, Springfield, MO
Presented in conjunction with the Drury University Forum on Animal Rights, which is entirely funded by the Bob Barker Endowment Fund for the Study of Animal Rights.

November 9, 2016: Massachusetts state premiere, Regal Fenway Stadium 13 & RPX, Boston, MA

November 10, 2016: UA Court Street 12 & RPX, Brooklyn, New York

November 14, 2016: New Jersey State Premiere, Kerasotes ShowPlace 14, Jersey City, NJ

November 15, 2016: Illinois State Premiere, Kerasotes Show Place ICON at Roosevelt Collection, Chicago, IL

November 16, 2016: Washington DC

November 17, 2016: Studio Movie Grill, Tampa, FL

November 20, 2016: Oakland Zoo, Oakland, CA

November 21, 2016: Regal Fox Tower Stadium 10, Portland, OR

November 22, 2016: Central Cinema, Seattle, WA

See awards and read reviews of Lion Ark here

  • Lion Ark at the Film Festivals here
  • Find out about Lion Ark Distribution here

Lion Ark DVD poster