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Won't Figure It Out Tonight

"Won't Figure It Out Tonight" explores the continuous journey of an artist to turn the lonely and sometimes dark moments of life into flashpoints for growth and creation. The Hauntingly beautiful yet dangerous Alaskan Winter wilderness conveys the juxtaposition of beauty and loneliness within the artist's soul. It explores the beautiful fear we experience once we take off our masks and explore the unknown in ourselves and our world through art. Filmmaker Emily takes us on a journey as she explores her passion in music and simultaneously conveying these themes in words song and cinematography.

  • Emily Niebuhr
    The River Where Time Was Born
  • Project Type:
    Music Video
  • Runtime:
    2 minutes 54 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    August 17, 2023
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
  • Country of Filming:
    United States
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Director Biography - Emily Niebuhr

As a scientist and filmmaker, Emily has a passion for highlighting both the risks and impacts of climate change. While working for the United Nations she fought to increase awareness of the impact of natural disasters on poverty and Food Security. As a scientist in the Arctic the she used math and code to try to improve our understanding of sea ice and its impact on coastal communities. As an avid hiker and filmmaker she strives to capture beautiful Alaskan places and inspire the world to protect these dangerous yet fragile wilderness spaces.

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