frequently asked questions
We’ve compiled some of our most commonly asked questions below, covering everything from the filmmaking process, the future of our coral friends and climate science, to our impact campaign and how to host a screening.
What inspired the story of chasing coral?
What were some of the challenges faced while making this film?
How much time was spent under water?
How long did it take to make the film?
Has bleaching like this ever happened before?
What is actually causing corals to turn white?
What is causing the Fluorescing?
What is the current outlook for coral reefs?
What hope are coral researchers finding?
What work is being done to see which corals are surviving bleaching and why?
How quickly can coral come back?
How could/does this impact tourism?
Can coral migrate to colder climates?
Are there some coral that are more resistant to warm waters/bleaching than others? Are some acclimating to the heat?
What do you think about restoration?
How long have corals been around?
Isn’t this just part of a normal cycle?
Why don’t you talk about agriculture / animal methane release?
What Impact do you hope Chasing Coral Will have?
Will you be showing it in schools?
Hosting a screening
How do i host a screening?
How much does it cost to screen the film?
What types of venues can screenings take place in?
Do you help book the venue for my screening?
What if I want to keep my screening private?
What format(s) is the film available in?
What if I don’t have a netflix account?
My location has poor internet, is there any other way to see and share the film besides netflix streaming?
How is the quality of the film when downloaded to an iPad?
Can you send me a file of the film for my screening?
I’m screening the film as part of a festival or film series and require a theatrical DCP or BluRay. Is this possible?
Are dubbed options available?
Can I add VR to my screening?
Can my screening be a fundraiser?
Will you help promote my screening?
Can someone from the film attend my screening?
How do I book Chasing Coral to play at my theater?
How do I book Chasing Coral to play at my festival or conference?
What materials do you have available for schools?
How can I bring the coral bus to my event?