Category Archives: Climate Change

“The world needs more blockbuster movies on climate change”, Roland Emmerich

Legendary movie director Roland Emmerich has said the world needs more blockbuster movies on climate change to wake people up to the issues we are facing.   The filmmaker, behind films including Independence Day, 2012 and The Day After Tomorrow, said that film studios need to stop commissioning superhero films which end with the world […]

Netflix release ‘Don’t Look Up, the star-studded climate change comedy

Don’t Look Up is a dark satire about a comet heading for Earth, which is used as metaphor for the real threat that climate change poses. It’s all-star cast includes Leonardo DiCaprio, Jennifer Lawrence, Tyler Perry and Meryl Streep, amongst others. Director Adam McKay has in the past addressed political and societal issues he feels […]

Climate activist, Vanessa Nakate, publishes first book

A Bigger Picture: My Fight to Bring a New African Voice to the Climate Crisis is Ugandan Climate Activist and founder of the Rise Up Movement, Vanessa Nakate’s first book. In the book, Vanessa explores what the climate crisis actually means, beyond statistics, and how it impacts the lives of everyday people. She also aimed to […]