Queen of the Sun: What Are the Bees Telling Us?

Saturday, December 15th @ 9:30 AM at Camelot Theatres
Presented by the City of Palm Springs
Free Admission (First Come, First Seated)

In 1923, Rudolf Steiner, an Austrian scientist, predicted that in 80 to 100 years honeybees would collapse.  Now, beekeepers around the world are reporting an incredible loss of honeybees or “Colony Collapse Disorder.”  QUEEN OF THE SUN: What Are the Bees Telling Us looks at the global bee crisis.  This uplifting film weaves an unusual and dramatic story of the heartfelt struggles of beekeepers and scientists from around the world.

About the Film:

QUEEN OF THE SUN: What Are the Bees Telling Us? is a profound, alternative look at the global bee crisis from Taggart Siegel, director of THE REAL DIRT ON FARMER JOHN. Taking us on a journey through the catastrophic disappearance of bees and the mysterious world of the beehive, this engaging and ultimately uplifting film weaves an unusual and dramatic story of the heartfelt struggles of beekeepers, scientists and philosophers from around the world including Michael Pollan, Gunther Hauk and Vandana Shiva. Together they reveal both the problems and the solutions in renewing a culture in balance with nature.