“Before the Flood” film about global warming

When:
April 8, 2018 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm
2018-04-08T17:00:00-07:00
2018-04-08T19:30:00-07:00
Where:
St. Francis in the Foothills United Methodist Church
4625 E River Rd
Tucson, AZ 85718
USA

Sunday, April 8th, 5:00 pm in the Community Center. As before, we’ll have a potluck dinner, so please bring a dish to share.

Before the Flood (2016, 96 minutes, PG) Leonardo DiCaprio

“Before the Flood, presented by National Geographic, features Leonardo DiCaprio on a journey as a United Nations Messenger of Peace, traveling to five continents and the Arctic to witness climate change firsthand. He goes on expeditions with scientists uncovering the reality of climate change and meets with political leaders fighting against inaction. He also discovers a calculated disinformation campaign orchestrated by powerful special interests working to confuse the public about the urgency of the growing climate crisis. With unprecedented access to thought leaders around the world, DiCaprio searches for hope in a rising tide of catastrophic news. ”

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One response to ““Before the Flood” film about global warming

  1. Actor Leonardo DiCaprio is appointed UN Messenger for Peace and embarked on a world tour to study climate change and discovered what we know about fossil fuels, mining extraction, rise of CO2, Arctic ice receding, rising sea levels, air pollution, extreme weather fluctuations, coral reefs dying. He interviewed famous scientists across the globe, including Sec. of State John Kerry and US President Barack Obama, and even meets Pope Francis at the Vatican. DiCaprio calls for immediate action worldwide, but are we too late? This film was made 2 years ago. The possibility of a carbon tax is explored and he gives examples of some countries that are leaders in climate sustainability such as Denmark and Sweden.

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