IslandWood, a state of the art environmental learning center in the Pacific Northwest, is only 2 years old. How can it create a national media presence through video? Teachings of the Tree People: The Work of Bruce Miller is Katie’s answer. Exploring themes of cultural and biological diversity, teaching through mentorship, and appreciation of the natural world, this one-hour documentary brings IslandWood’s core themes to national audiences. It is featured on public television, at the United Nations, the Smithsonian, the Seattle Art Museum, the National Geographic All-Road Film Festival and nominated Best Feature Documentary at the American Indian Film Festival. Teachings of the Tree People is distributed through New Day Films, www.newday.com.