Return to tiff.’s home page

National Geographic Films

National Geographic Films

TIFF partners with National Geographic Live for an outstanding educational experience! This exciting programme returns for the 2013/2014 TIFF Learning season. Join National Geographic explorers LIVE at TIFF Bell Lightbox for one-hour matinees with Q&A sessions.

To book a trip for your school group today, please contact us at 416-599-TIFF (8433) / 1-888-599-8433 or email us at


On Assignment in the Wild with Joel Sartore
Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at 10am
Recommended for Grades 9–12

National Geographic magazine photographer Joel Sartore invites students to think like a photojournalist, and illustrates his stories with striking and often humorous pictures and video. Whether being chased by hungry animals or surviving perilous expeditions in far-flung places, Sartore puts himself at risk to bring readers and viewers incredible images of a world well worth saving.

Curriculum Connections: Life Sciences/Biology, Environmental Science, Wildlife, Animal Habitats, Conservation, Photography & Filmmaking, Freshwater, North America, Geography


$8 per student
Note: One supervisor gets in free of charge for every 15 student tickets purchased.

Presentations are approximately one hour long, including a Q&A session.

Sign language interpretation is available with two weeks’ notification.

In partnership with Roy Thomson Hall, presenting the National Geographic Live 2013/2014 series.

Get Tickets