‘Age of Stupid’ Victoria public premiere 7pm Wednesday November 18th 2009 at VEC
This post published on November 12, 2009
OPEN CINEMA and Sierra Club BC present the Victoria Public Premiere
7pm, Wednesday November 18th, 2009
The Age of Stupid (UK, 2009)
A documentary set in the future by Franny Armstrong (McLibel).
Blurring the boundary between sci-fi and documentary Oscar-nominated Pete Postlethwaite stars as a man living alone in the devastated world of 2055, looking at old footage from 2008 and asking: why didn’t we stop climate change when we had the chance?
Watch the trailer and get more info: www.ageofstupid.net
Open forum discussion
Dr. Colin Campbell, Science Advisor (www.sierraclub.bc.ca), Dorothy Cutting (www.WestCoastClimateEquity.org), Michelle Culossi (www.TransitionTowns.org/VictoriaBC) and moderator Dr. James Rowe (School of Environmental Studies, UVic).
Sponsored by Sierra Club BC
Victoria Event Centre, 1415 Broad St (elevator access)
$10 suggested donation
Cash bar, popcorn (thanks to IMAX Victoria), Wildfire Bakery goodies, door prizes and more!