Think Forward Film Festival at Art Night: climate refugees
18:30 - 21:00
Within the activities of the Art Night in Venice, the Think Forward Film Festival (http://thinkforwardfestival.it/home-en/) hosts the screening of the following short movies:
NOBETTERPLACE, directed by Johanna Ickert (21’24”)
GOD IS RAIN, directed by Rehad Deasai (6’19’’)
and of the winner of the Think Forward Film Festival contest 2012:
EL ROSTRO HUMANO DEL CAMBIO CLIMATICO, directed by Juan Àlvarez (9’56’’)
During the evening there will be the opening of the photographic exhibition (22 June 2013 – 22 November 2013) from the series:
ENVIRONMENTAL MIGRANTS:THE LAST ILLUSION, a project by Alessandro Grassani
The project follows the intention to depict the whole range of climate changes and natural hazards which are affecting social and cultural lives in different geographical areas in order to explain the environmental migration process: from the extreme cold of Mongolia to the desertification process in the African continent, passing through river floods, cyclones and see level rise in Bangladesh.
Free entrance. A reception will follow.