Filmmaker to lead lectures at two Whidbey locations

“Albatross” film will be shown in libraries around island

  • Monday, February 25, 2019 12:27pm
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Sno-Isle Regional Libraries is presenting a series of lectures by the creator of the documentary film, “Albatross.”

The presentation is part of the Trudy Sundberg Lecture Series.

The late Sundberg was a longtime resident of Oak Harbor and was active in a number of local organizations.

The film is by Chris Jordan, a photographer and filmmaker who focuses on waste and mass consumption.

Jordan will speak at two locations, on May 4 at Coupeville High School Performing Arts Center and May 3 at Whidbey Island Center for Arts in Langley.

“Albatross” was filmed on Midway Island in the Pacific Ocean.

Prior to Jordan’s presentation, his movie will be screened at Whidbey Island libraries and at The Clyde Theater in Langley.

You can watch the trailer online at The full 90-minute documentary film can be viewed at

Here are the dates and locations to watch for:


• 4-5:30 p.m. March 14 at the Oak Harbor Library.


• 7 p.m. May 4 at Coupeville High School Performing Arts Center. (Jordan will be speaking at this event)

• 5:30 – 7 p.m. March 6 at the Coupeville Library,


• 2-3:30 p.m. March 28 at the Freeland Library.


• 2-3:30 p.m. April 21 at The Clyde Theater in downtown Langley.

• 7 p.m. May 3 at Whidbey Island Center for Arts in Langley. (Jordan will be speaking at this event)

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