Director: Jon Shenk

THE ISLAND PRESIDENT tells the story of President Mohamed Nasheed of the Maldives, a man confronting a problem greater than any other world leader has ever faced – the literal survival of his country and everyone in it.

Winner, People’s Choice Documentary Award – 2011 Toronto International Film Festival; Official Selection – 2011 Telluride Film Festival

Presented in partnership with the University of Utah’s Tanner Center for Nonviolent Human Rights Advocacy as part of their 2012 conference on Global Justice: Economic Globalization, Crisis and the Common Good.