The Business and Finance and Philosophy groups would like to invite you to the screening of Normal is Over, followed by Q&A with the filmmaker, Renée Scheltema.
Film Description: Normal Is Over, by award-winning filmmaker Renée Scheltema, provides a comprehensive look at ecological collapse and ways forward, while offering hope. With an open mind, Renée meets experts and pioneers trying to stave off global decline, concentrating on matters such as ecological economics, organic agriculture, renewable energy, saving species, and sustainable finance.
The independent and self-financed film mixes accurate, relevant content with humor, and suggests ways how we can take positive practical action.
Please register here: https://forms.gle/AfsNTxCYCf2UPKem7
Suggested donation: $5. Please donate here: https://www.normalisover.org/support/
We invite you to contribute to the filmmaker who self-funded the film. Please feel free to donate as little or as much as you wish.
The session is scheduled for Wednesday, 17 November 2021 at 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm BST (check your local time at https://everytimezone.com/s/91f21ed5).
Film Website: https://normalisover.org
Dr. Vandana Shiva, Environmental activist.
Charles Eisenstein, Author, Speaker
Kate Raworth, Doughnut Economics.
Lester Brown, Prof. Agricultural Economist.
Michael Mann, Distinguished Prof. Meteorology.
Naomi Oreskes, Prof. History of Science.
Paul Gilding, Author, Sustainability Consultant.
Al Gore, Former Vice President USA.
Bernard Lietaer, Prof. International Finance
Ta’Kayia Blaney, First Nations activist and many more.
Grand Educational award, Cine Eco Film Festival. Best in Show Award, Cinema Verde Festival Florida. Honorable Mention Award, Tasmanian Eco Film Festival. Selected to screen at 13 film festivals, like the Wild & Scenic Film Festival USA; Princeton International Film Fest.; Santa Cruz Film Fest; Environmental Film Festival Spain; Green motions Film Fest, Germany. South African Eco Film Festival; Sonoma International Film Festival, USA.
Filmmaker, Producer: Renée Scheltema, investigative TV journalist. Drs Criminology. M.A. UC Berkeley, Cal.
After watching the film you can also support the filmmaker by ordering the DVD here: https://www.normalisover.org/home-dvd/
”An unusual, visually rich portrait of some of the
world’s brightest and most innovative ideas.”- Daily Maverick
“A beautifull job, with compelling voices..BRAVO!”.- Joanna Macy, Author, Buddhist scholar, Environmental activist.
“The only thing harder than making the changes explored in this film is the future we will face if we don’t make them." -Betsy Rosenberg, Author Huffington Post, Veteran CBS radio anchor
"We need a major mobilization." - Al Gore, Former Vice President USA
-“The key to the future of the world is finding the optimistic stories and letting them be known.”-Pete Seeger