A decade after An Inconvenient Truth brought climate change into the heart of popular culture, the riveting and rousing follow-up reveals just how close we are to a real energy revolution.
Vice President Al Gore continues his tireless fight traveling around the world training an army of climate champions and influencing international climate policy. Cameras follow him behind the scenes – in moments both private and public, funny and poignant – as he pursues the inspirational idea that while the stakes have never been higher, the perils of climate change can be overcome with human ingenuity and passion.
The screening will be followed by a short panel discussion led by Sociologist and Lecturer in Social Policy, Dr Amanda Slevin (SSESW) and Prof. John Barry (HAPP).
Real to Reel: Film and Social Life is a monthly sociological cinema series presented in collaboration with the School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Work at Queen’s University.
Blake Edwards’ sophisticated comedy tells the story of two bohemians (Audrey Hepburn and George Peppard) falling in love against a Manhattan backdrop.