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The Green Screen: A Climate Change Film Series
Tuesday, August 23 , 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Illinois State University’s Center for Math, Science and Technology and the ISU Office of Sustainability invite campus and community members to The Green Screen: A Climate Change Film Series. Films feature a different topic each month, with a focus on the global climate change crisis.
Each film will be screened at 7 p.m. at the Normal Theater throughout the fall 2022 semester. All screenings are free and open to the community.
Tuesday, August 23 | 7 p.m.
Bright Green Lies
The film investigates the change in focus of the mainstream environmental movement, from a concern with protecting nature, to obsession with dominance. The film exposes lies behind the notion that solar, wind, hydro, biomass, or green consumerism will save the planet.
Tuesday, September 20 | 7 p.m.
By covering 48 countries, the film shows the human face of climatic change to global citizens, governments, churches, The U.S. Senate and House, Pentagon, The Vatican, International governments, DAVOS, Harvard University, Oxford, MIT, and Stanford.
Tuesday, October 18 | 7 p.m.
Thunderbird Woman: Winona LaDuke
The film offers an inspiring portrait of Winona LaDuke, a dynamic activist and member of the Anishinaabe tribe. At age 17, she traveled to Geneva to speak out about indigenous issues at the U.N. After completing her studies at Harvard, she settles down in White Earth reservation, the homeland of her father, to restore it.
Tuesday, November 15 | 7 p.m.
Hands On: Woman, Climate Change
Hands-on profiles five women from four continents tackling climate change through policy, protest, education, and innovation. The film powerfully demonstrates how women are transferring knowledge and local networks into hands-on strategies.
Center for Mathematics, Science, and Technology