[LISTEN] Nature Diary: All eyes on the Eco Film Festival

With shows like ‘A Plastic Ocean’ and ‘the Future of Energy’, the Eco Film Festival is a must for those of you who care about the future of this planet.

Festival director Erica Schofield says that they are very fortunate to have a wide range of topics but their main theme is around the environment reaching a disaster point.

What we also try do is have a speaker after every film because a lot of the time our audience do want to have a conversation.

Erica Schofield, Eco Film Festival director

Film directors will share their experiences of what they learnt while filming and what’s happened after says Schofield.

By 2020 apparently 75% of the world’s population will be living in the cities.

Erica Schofield, Eco Film Festival director

It is the fifth installation of the festival and once again it is happening at the Labia in Cape Town from the 22nd March – 29th March.

More info here: http://saecofilmfestival.com/programme.php

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This article first appeared on CapeTalk : [LISTEN] Nature Diary: All eyes on the Eco Film Festival


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