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The Festival aims to generate conversation around global environmental challenges and solutions, and everyone is welcome!

Each film will be accompanied by a short talk by an expert speaker. These events support UEA’s internationally renowned environmental research and ethos.

We are excited to share our programme with you, and look forward to seeing you in May.


Organisers: Dr Christine Cornea (UEA School of Art, Media and American Studies); SustainableUEA; Climate Hope Action in Norfolk (CHAIN); Norwich Greenpeace.

Supporters: the Adapt Low Carbon Group, based in the Enterprise Centre.

Catering will be available during events from Namate Hut Cafe, an independent cafe catering in locally-sourced, Fairtrade and organic food from carbon neutral suppliers.


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An exciting programme of free screenings and events, presenting and bringing together intersecting interests in environmental issues and film.

 


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Film screening programme, 10-18 May

Date Event
Friday, 10 May Sharkwater: Extinction (Rob Stewart)
Thursday, 16 May The Human Element (Matthew Testa)
  The Reluctant Radical (Lindsey Grayzel)
Friday, 17 May Unfractured (Chanda Chevannes)
Saturday, 18 May

Beasts of the Southern Wild (Benh Zeitlin)

  Anote's Ark (Matthieu Rytz)

Saturday, 18 May event programme

Time Event

14.00-14.10

Introductory screening talk – Dr. Antonio Degouveia (UEA Department of Film, Television, and Media) (TEC Lecture Theatre)

14.10-15.43

Screening: Beasts of the Southern Wild (TEC Lecture Theatre)

15.43-17.00

Public Discussion Panel: Toxic Racism – The Fight for Climate Justice’ (TEC Lecture Theatre)

17.00-18.00

Book Launch Event: 'A film-philosophy of ecology and enlightenment' with noted environmentalist, Dr. Rupert Read (UEA School of Politics, Philosophy, Language and Communication) (TEC 0.07)

18.00-19.00

Namaste café – vegetarian and vegan meals available

19.00-19.30

Introductory screening talk -  Rajasegaran Kuppusamy (Head of Technical Engineering Unit for the United Nations, International Organisation for Migration Iraq) (TEC Lecture Theatre)

19.30-20.47

Screening: Anote's Ark (TEC Lecture Theatre).

20.47-21.15

 Q+A via Skype with filmmaker (TEC Lecture Theatre)

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Festival poster for the 2019 Green Film Festival will be out soon! 

Fri 10 May: SHARKWATER:EXTINCTION

 

 

Fri 17 May: UNFRACTURED

 

 

Sat 18 May: BEASTS OF THE SOUTHERN WILD

 

 

Sat 18 May: ANOTE'S ARK

 

 

Sat 5 May: all-day exhibition

 

 

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Norwich Greenpeace, joint coordinators of Green Film Festival @UEA

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CHAIN (Climate Hope Action in Norfolk) - co-organisers of the Green Film Festival @UEA

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