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

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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

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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