AGE OF STUPID, THE
THE AGE OF STUPID (United Kingdom, 2009, 93 min.)
Oscar-nominated Pete Postlethwaite stars as a man living alone in the devastated future world of 2055, looking at old footage from 2008 and asking: why didn’t we stop climate change when we had the chance? Filmed in America, the United Kingdom, India, Nigeria, Iraq, Jordan and the Alps, it explores the state of our planet today and is a cry for change. Directed by Franny Armstrong. Produced by John Battsek.
Introduced by Edward Barrows, CFE Director, Georgetown University. Discussion with filmmaker Franny Armstrong or other film collaborator via Skype; CFE Interns; a representative of GU EcoAction and Professor Barrows, follows screening.
FREE. Open to the public.