Documentary and Discussion About Climate Change Set for April 14
Time: 3:30 p.m.
Date: Sunday, April 14, 2019
Place: Room 2022 of the Robert N. Noyce ’49 Science Center, 1116 Eighth Ave., Grinnell
An award-winning, feature documentary, Normal is Over, examines the financial and economic paradigms underlying climate change, resource depletion, species extinction, income inequality, and their intersections, as well as offering solutions to reverse global decline. The screening and discussion are free and open to the public.
Normal Is Over has been screened at 13 festivals. It won Best in Show at the Cinema Verde Film Festival in Florida, the Grand Educational Award at the Cine Eco Film Festival in Portugal, and an Honorable Mention at the Tassie Eco Film Festival in Tasmania.
Renee Scheltema has worked in Dutch television as a director, producer and videographer for 35 years. As a photographer, she has worked for magazines and newspapers in the Netherlands, the United States, and South Africa. Many of her documentaries have received awards at international film festivals.