The Age of Stupid - Film Premiere in Malta


Film: The Age of Stupid
Date: Tuesday 22nd September 2009
Time: 6.45pm - 10pm
Venue: St. James Cavalier
Price: € 10 (€ 8 concession for students & kartazjan)


Green Drinks Malta is supporting this film event organised by FoE:

From the director of McLibel, Franny Armstrong and starring Oscar-nominated Pete Postlethwaite as a man living alone in the devastated world of 2055 asking: why didn’t we stop climate change when we had the chance?

The timing of the event is as follows:

6:55 - Local host introduces event

7pm - Global premiere (bespoke) introduction from director Franny Armstrong and star of the film Pete Postlethwaite outside the solar cinema tent in Manhattan.

7:03 - Green carpet arrivals from solar cinema tent in New York. A-list celeb sarriving by low carbon means including boat, bike rickshaw, solar car, electric car & electric scooter and interviewed on the green carpet. Explanation of eco elements.

7:12 - Highlights package of UK and Australian eco premieres

7:14 - Final comment from hosts in New York

7:15 - Film begins

8:45 - Film Ends, 15 minute interval

9:00 - Live panel discussion begins
- Reactions from celebs and heads of state in the solar cinema tent
- Gillian Anderson reacts to the film and talks about her personal efforts to avert the climate crisis
- Photos of audiences watching the film around the world. See:
http://www.ageofstupid.net/news/peoples_premiere_box_office
- Star of the film Pete Postlethwaite explains how he got involved in a low- budget documentary project
- Director of the film Franny Armstrong answers questions from audiences
- Kofi Annan speak about the film and the human impacts of climate change
- Satellite linkups with Greenpeace scientsists in the Himalayas and Arctic
- Video message from children in the room in Copenhagen where world leaders will make (or fail to make) the successor to the Kyoto Treaty
- Campaigning message from climate activists
- Thom Yorke performs song

Approx 9:35 - Satellite broadcast ends

Approx 9:36 - Local speakers inspire people to take local action

*Please note end time subject to slight change depending on panel discussion