Climate Diplo Day Film Screenings [fr]
On the occasion of Climate Diplo Day in the Philippines on June 17, 2015, 3 French films on the theme of the environment will be screened free of charge to the public from 1:30pm to 7:30pm at the Alliance francaise de Manille (209 N. Garcia St., Bel-Air 2, Makati City).
Tara, le voyage au cœur de la machine climatique (Tara: The Voyage in the Heart of the Climate Machine)
By E. Roblin, 2008, 90 min / Prod: MCA, Arte
2:00pm to 3:30pm
The polar vessel, Tara, takes off on a dangerous adventure across the glacial Arctic Ocean. Beyond the challenges, the scientific mission will discover a disturbing reality for the climate on the planet.
Le sable enquête sur une disparition (Sand: An Investigation of its Disappearance)
By Denis Delestrac 2013, 74 min / IFC
4:00pm to 5:30pm
At the end of the 21st century, all beaches will have disappeared – such is the alarming observation of several scientists and NGOs. A voyage takes place around the world to understand why sand is a vital resource of societies and why it has become endangered.
Les temps changent (Times are Changing)
By M. Milne and JC de Revière 2008 – 90 min / Prod: Capa TF1
6:00pm to 7:30pm
2075. Nothing has been done to fight against climate change. The planet is ravaged by catastrophes, drought, flooding and heat. In the four corners of the globe, Julia, Idri, Faouzi, Niels, Grace and Lotte see their future affected by important eco-climatic changes, affecting the entire planet.