Eco-Event: Wild and Scenic Film Festival

The Wild and Scenic Environmental Film Festival comes to Reno on Wednesday, Oct. 20. Among the fest’s short independent films are Year in the Desert, featuring Nevada’s deserts; Nourish with food expert Michael Pollan; and the self-explanatory Lady Bug Swarm. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., films start at 7 p.m. Joe Crowley Student Union Theater, University of Nevada, Reno campus. $10 advance; $12 door, $5 with student ID. Nevada Wilderness Project hosts this event. Get advance tickets and more information at or by calling 746-7851.