Tag Archives: an inconvenient truth

Pinoy climate champions on global warming: ‘We can win this fight’

climate talks
CLIMATE TALKS. (L-R) Galicha of Climate Reality Philippines, multimedia journalist Atom Araullo, Greenpeace Philippines executive director Yeb Saño, Caritas Philippines executive secretary Fr Edu Gariguez, Climate Reality Leader John Leonard Chan, and MovePH Editor Voltaire Tupaz lead the open forum after the premiere screening of ‘Inconvenient Truth’ on August 28 at Trinoma Cinema in Quezon City. Photo by Leanne Jazul/Rappler

Advocates and media climate champions talk about Al Gore’s documentary, ‘An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to power’, during its premiere screening in the Philippines

MANILA, Philippines (Aug. 30, 2017) — Climate advocates from different sectors expressed their hopes of winning the battle against climate change after watching the premiere of the “An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power,” on Monday, August 28, in Quezon City. Continue reading Pinoy climate champions on global warming: ‘We can win this fight’

IN PHOTOS: ‘An Inconvenient Sequel’ premieres in PH

an inconvenient sequel premiere
BE INCONVENIENT. Several environmental advocates attend the premiere screening of the “An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power” in the Philippines. Photo by Leanne Jazul/Rappler

The documentary will be shown exclusively at Ayala Malls Cinemas (Trinoma and Glorietta 4) starting August 30, 2017

MANILA, Philippines (Aug. 29, 2017) — The much-awaited follow-up to Nobel laureate Al Gore’s award-winning 2006 documentary, An Inconvenient Truth, premiered in the Philippines on Monday night, August 28. Continue reading IN PHOTOS: ‘An Inconvenient Sequel’ premieres in PH

Al Gore’s An ‘Inconvenient Sequel’ premieres in PH on August 28

an inconvenient sequel
Image by Rappler.com

The movie will be shown exclusively at Ayala Malls Cinemas (Trinoma and Glorietta 4) starting August 30, 2017

MANILA, Philippine (Aug. 23, 2017) — A decade after An Inconvenient Truth brought the climate crisis into the heart of popular culture, comes the riveting and rousing follow-up that shows just how close we are to a real energy revolution. Continue reading Al Gore’s An ‘Inconvenient Sequel’ premieres in PH on August 28

We saved the whale. The same vision can save the planet

saving planet earth
Illustration by Mark Long

Hope alone won’t halt climate change but Al Gore’s latest film highlights the role optimism can play

August 18, 2017 — “Hope is essential – despair is just another form of denial,” Al Gore said last week, in an interview to promote the sequel to his 2006 climate change documentary An Inconvenient Continue reading We saved the whale. The same vision can save the planet

An Inconvenient Sequel review – Trump looms over Al Gore’s urgent climate-change doc

al gore
Northern exposure … Al Gore goes to Greenland in An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth To Power. Photograph: Participant Media/Paramount Pictures

New challenges – and a science-dismissing US President – make Gore’s sequel to his 2006 film feel both cinematic and compelling

August 16, 2017 — Eleven record-breaking summers on from An Inconvenient Truth, Al Gore doubles down. Bonni Cohen and Jon Shenk’s galvanizing documentary accompanies the former US vice- Continue reading An Inconvenient Sequel review – Trump looms over Al Gore’s urgent climate-change doc

Al Gore: battle against climate change is like fight against slavery

al gore
Undeniably a righteous man … Al Gore

Former US vice-president says green revolution is bigger than industrial revolution and happening at faster pace than digital revolution

June 21, 2017 — The fight against global warming is one of humanity’s great moral movements, alongside the abolition of slavery, the defeat of apartheid, votes for women and gay rights, according to the former US vice-president and climate campaigner, Al Gore. Continue reading Al Gore: battle against climate change is like fight against slavery

Al Gore at Cannes: ‘Trump cannot stop the solutions to the climate crisis’

al gore
Al Gore at Cannes, where he is promoting An Inconvenient Sequel. Photograph: Tristan Fewings/Getty Images

The former US vice-president and environmental activist said there was hope in the fight against climate change – but the world and the US had to act

May 22, 2017 — Al Gore believes that Donald Trump will not halt the momentum of the climate movement even if he withdraws the US from the Paris agreement. Continue reading Al Gore at Cannes: ‘Trump cannot stop the solutions to the climate crisis’

Al Gore’s Inconvenient Sequel to open Sundance in acutely political year

former us vice-president al gore in an inconvenient sequel: truth to power
The politics of climate change … former US vice-president Al Gore in An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power. Photograph: Courtesy of Sundance Institute

Politics looks set to overshadow Utah film festival’s 2017 edition, with a march by women film-makers, a documentary on Donald Trump’s presidential victory, and a slew of films on climate change. Then there’s Jack Black’s skit on polka

January 18, 2017 — The first film on the screening schedule for the 2017 edition of the Sundance film festival is Al Gore’s An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power, a follow-up to his 2006 Oscar Continue reading Al Gore’s Inconvenient Sequel to open Sundance in acutely political year