“You don’t need a bull hook to control an elephant. You can guide an elephant with love… And bananas” said Lek Chailert, Founder & Director of Elephant Nature Park in Chaing maiThailand. We are LIVE at the screening of Love And Bananas: An Elephant Story! This critically acclaimed documentary is about rescuing a captive, blind 70 year old Asian elephant and transporting her 500 miles across Thailand to a sanctuary, Elephant Nature Park! City of Los Angeles Councilmember,  Paul Koretz arranged for this screening to take place the magnificent Council Chambers of Los Angeles City Hall to educate and bring awareness about the plight of elephants.  Lisa Karlan reporting for JaneUnChained.com


Lek Chailert, LA City Councilman Paul Koretz, Patty Shenker


Filmmaker Katharine Kramer, Producer/Director of Love And Bananas, Ashley Bell,  Lek Chailert, Animal Rights Attorney David B. Casselman