How is the film industry taking on climate change will be the subject at the Green Day Venice which will take place at the Hotel Excelsior during the Venice International Film Festival on 7 September at 2.30 p.m. Organized by Film4Climate and Green Cross Italia, the program kicks off with a presentation of the Action4Climate global competition.
Mexican writer/director /producer Alfonso Cuarón, President of the International Competition Jury in Venice, and his brother, the environmental scientist Alfredo Cuarón, will have a one-on-one conversation. The talk will be followed by round table discussion with industry representatives, producers and filmmakers such as Pablo Trapero on the challenges and opportunities for sustainable film production.
The Green Day Venice will be continued at 5:30 PM with the presentation of the Green Drop Award, an annual award that Green Cross Italy assigns to the film that best interprets sustainability among those competing at Venice Film Festival, followed by a "green carpet" on the shores of Venezia Lido.