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  • Director

    Laura Nix

  • Run Time

    93 mins

  • Release Year

    2018

  • Country of Origin

    USA

  • Certificate

    PG

  • Language

    Spanish, English and Indonesian with English subtitles

  • Format

    Digital

Inventing Tomorrow + Short

Part of the Take One Action Film Festival Season

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Communities across the world are bearing the brunt of climate chaos and environmental degradation. Change is desperately needed, but how do such communities adapt to existing problems? In Inventing Tomorrow, hope takes the form of a group of young students, from Indonesia, India, Mexico and Hawaii, as they prepare for ISEF, the world’s largest high-school science competition.

Motivated by the issues and problems they’ve witnessed in their own communities, these students dream up ingenious solutions to confront the world’s environmental threats. They steel themselves to present their work while navigating the tricky hurdles and insecurities that mark adolescence.

Director Laura Nix captures her protagonists’ hopes and ambitions with love and humour to present a rousing portrait of an engaged generation determined to place climate justice, science and action at the heart of our global discourse.

Presented in association with the Department for Social Responsibility and Sustainability, University of Edinburgh.

Screening with: 7 PLANETS  Milda Baginskaite | UK | 2018 | 6 min

Join us after the film to celebrate youth environmental activism and explore the role of science and education in climate change adaptation and resilience. We will be joined by guests from the University of Edinburgh and Steministas.



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