WED MAY 18, 2022 7:00 PM



Los Feliz 3 | Screening of Episode 1, “The Silent Roar” 

Pre-recorded Q&A with composer Daniel Pemberton, cinematographer Brendan McGinty, and editor Felix Black, moderated by Alex Cohen 

‘National Geographic and Disney Branded Television Spotlight’ Series 

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WELCOME TO EARTH, 2021, National Geographic, USA. 

It might seem humans have mapped every inch of our planet’s surface, but look closer and you’ll discover that there is still so much more to uncover — the age of exploration is far from over! WELCOME TO EARTH follows Will Smith on an extraordinary, once-in-a-lifetime adventure around the world to explore Earth’s greatest wonders and reveal its most hidden secrets. Throughout the six-part limited series produced by visionary filmmaker Darren Aronofsky, Protozoa Pictures, Jane Root’s Nutopia, and Westbrook Studios, Will is guided by elite explorers on an awe-inspiring journey, getting up close and personal with some of the most thrilling spectacles on the planet — from volcanoes that roar in silence to deserts that move beyond our perception to animal swarms with minds of their own. Combining breathtaking cinematography with Will’s boundless curiosity and enthusiasm, the blockbuster series is an exciting, multisensory ride through Earth’s most mind-bending portals.


“The Silent Roar,” 2021, National Geographic, 44 min, USA. Dir. Nat Sharman. 

Learning to listen unlocks the Earth’s mysteries. Will Smith joins a terrifying expedition into a live volcano to investigate a new world of sound.

“Descent Into Darkness,” 2021, National Geographic, 39 min, USA. Dir. Darren Aronofsky, Alice Jones & Rod Blackhurst. 

Will Smith overcomes his biggest fear to explore a hidden world of color,. With explorer Diva Amon, he dives 3,300 feet beneath the ocean to one of Earth’s deepest, darkest places.