Mission 31 at BLUE Ocean Film FestivalSurprisingly enough, Fabien Cousteau doesn’t drip with brine, nor does he have gills.
Tues., Nov. 4, 7:30 p.m., Mahaffey Theater, 400 1st Ave. S., St. Petersburg. $35. Students, $25. Combo ticket to film & after-party at The Canopy, $95. Private meet-and-greet w. Fabien Cousteau for VIP Patron Pass holders. 6:30 p.m.
BLUE Ocean Film Festival
& Conservation Summit
Feat. James Cameron’s DeepSea Challenge 3D, Fabien Cousteau’s Mission 31, Antarctica 3D: On the Edge, various other films, seminars, panel discussions, parties and more. Nov. 3-9; various St. Petersburg locations. Tickets $12.50 (individual flim blocks)-$1,250 (Blue Whale all-access pass); for more information, visit blueoceanfilmfestival.org
Three years ago, award-winning Florida photographer John Moran decided to change his approach. For three decades, he had been making the sort of pictures that cause people to fall in love with the state: breathtaking landscapes full of majestic palms and crystalline water, intimate close-ups of elusive wildlife. Moran even left a 23-year career at the Gainesville Sun to pursue such images full-time. They were his life’s work.
Carousel No. 4
Wed., Nov. 5, 6:30-9 p.m., Kress Building, 811 N. Franklin Street, Tampa, $5 suggested donation, carouselshow.com, facebook.com/carouselshow.