The Elephant Whisperers

Screening Date: February 2, 2024
Directed by: Kartiki Gonsalves
Bomman and Bellie, a couple in South India, devote their lives to caring for an orphaned baby elephant named Raghu, forging a family like no other that tests the barrier between the human and the animal world.
The indigenous couple tirelessly work to ensure his survival. The film highlights the beauty of the wild spaces in South India and the people and animals who share this space.

TransitieCinema changed venue!

Our screening will take place in “Christelijk Lyceum Zandvliet” at Bezuidenhoutseweg 40.
This location is close to Central Station and also parking is available.

The dinner will be provided by KOM Catert. A 5-star rated catering company specialized in healthy plant-based food.


18.00-19.30 TransitieCinema Dinner buffet (buy an online ticket for the dinner before January 31st!)

19.30 Guest speaker Henny van Rij (Het Dierenmuseum)

20.10 Screening “The Elephant Whisperers”

20.40 Q&A with experts

21.10 Drinks and discussion
Admission to the movie is FREE (but we appreciate donations!)
Make sure to arrive on time, the doors are closed when the movie starts or the venue is at full capacity.
DINNER is optional and vegetarian and vegan; you can buy your ticket online here
The movie and event are in English