Thursday 15 August 2019, 8:00am
The Phoenix Cinema, Kirkwall

Join our most northernly Locals group in Orkney for their first screening as part of the Orkney Science Festival! The group will be presenting 6 films over the next 12 months exploring a range of topics from food sustainability to climate justice, women’s empowerment to global democracy.

10 Billion: What’s On Your Plate?
Wednesday 30 October 2019, 5:30pm
University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh

Join the Department for Social Responsibility and Sustainability at the University of Edinburgh for the second screening of their Conscious Cinema strand of events – 10 Billion. Presented in partnership with TOA Locals

Soyalism + Meal
Wednesday 25 September 2019, 6:00pm
Centre For Contemporary Arts (CCA), Glasgow

Food production has increasingly become huge business for a handful of giant corporations. How do we re-prioritise workers’ rights, animal welfare and environmental sustainability?

Josh "Bones" Murphy | 2019
Canada, Norway, United States | 83 min | 12+ years | English

A film about people, wild rivers, and the fight for the future of wild fish and the environment that supports them.

Topics: Climate, Food
Fredrik Gertten | 2009
Sweden | 87 min | English, Spanish with English subtitles | Subtitles

The workers of a Nicaraguan banana plantation embark on a legal battle against the Dole Food Company over cases of sterility caused by the pesticide DBCP.

Alisa Lapidus, Natasha Subramaniam | 2011
United States | 6 min | No dialogue

Within a refrigerator, a battle ensues as mouldy, decaying foods forgotten in the depths of the back rise up against the fresh ingredients that reside in the front.

Topics: Food
Poles Apart
Paloma Baeza | 2017
United Kingdom | 12 min | 5+ years | English

Screened as part of TOAFF18

A hungry and solitary polar bear has to decide if a naïve Canadian grizzly is her food or her friend.