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Film with music by Music Department Ph.D. Candidate Drew Schnurr premiering April 22nd

April 17th, 2012 · 2 Comments

We have heard some great news from composition grad Drew Schnurr–the film “Confessions of an Eco-Terrorist”, produced and directed by Peter Jay Brown and with music by Drew Schnurr, has premiered internationally and will be released in the U.S. on April 22nd–Earth Day.

He has provided the following information:

CONFESSIONS OF AN ECO-TERRORIST, a film by Peter Brown with music composed by UCLA PhD Candidate Drew Schnurr, has been theatrically released internationally in countries including Germany, France, and Australia. The film has received excellent critical acclaim from the Los Angeles Times, Variety, Roger Ebert and The Sun Times, Planet Magazine, and the Huffington Post. It will premiere in the U.S. on April 22 (Earth Day), and will be available for viewing digitally on iTunes, Amazon VOD, and Cable Video-On-Demand.

Film Description:

CONFESSIONS OF AN ECO-TERRORIST takes viewers on an action-packed voyage with the world?s most wanted environmentalist heroes, Captain Paul Watson and the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society. Seen through the eyes of director, activist and longest serving Sea Shepherd crew member, Peter Jay Brown, the film features 30 years of never-before-seen insider footage of the most exciting, dispairing and triumphant eco-campaigns in the world. During their voyages they?ve been engaged in dramatic conflict including the boarding of ships, arrests, being fired upon by the Norwegian Navy and successfully ramming and/or sinking illegal whaling and fishing vessels worldwide. The group is also credited with stopping drift-netting worldwide and saving the lives of millions of marine wildlife.

Go to for more information.

Congratulations to Drew on this success!

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