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‘Shored Up’ Free at the Aquarium

Photo: Courtesy of “Shored Up”.

Devastating storms. Shifting shorelines. Land battles. The documentary “Shored Up” addresses these and other topics critical to coastal communities. Filmmaker Ben Kalina poses tough questions in need of solutions.  The film examines recent events on the shores of New Jersey and North Carolina, including Hurricane Sandy. Join the N.C. Aquarium at Fort Fisher and the Cucalorus Film Festival for a free screening of “Shored Up,” at 6 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 7 at the Aquarium, 900 Loggerhead Road, Kure Beach. The film runtime is 84 minutes.
For more information visit To view a trailer of “Shored Up,” visit trailer . To learn more about Wilmington’s Cucalorus Film Festival, Nov. 13-17, visit
The N.C. Aquarium at Fort Fisher is located just south of Kure Beach, a short drive from Wilmington, on U.S. 421. The site is less than a mile from the Fort Fisher ferry terminal. Hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. General Admission: $8 ages 13-61; $7 for ages 62 and older; $6 ages 3-12. Free admission for: children 2 and younger, registered groups of N.C. school children, and N.C. Aquarium Society members. General information: