Filmmaker Turns His Lens On One Of The Last Healthy Reefs, Because ‘We Have To Take Care Of It’

Nat Geo WILD’s second annual “Wild To Inspire" short film competition is underway.

The Huffington Post is featuring each of the four finalists selected, and the winner will be announced in March. All of the films showcase stunning images of the wild world around us in line with this year’s theme: Destination Wild.

Ohio-based filmmaker Alex Goetz spent time with the Garifuna people who live on a chain of islands called the Cayos Cohinos in Honduras. The area is recognized as one of the key places of the Mesoamerican Reef region and is now protected as a marine sanctuary where commercial fishing is banned.


this video is absolutely incredible. it follows a public display called ‘love has no label’ and explained that no matter what age, religion, race, disability or gender, love is love. please go and watch this, you’ll smile up to your ears. {x}