Oxford Brookes Documentary Club: How to Change the World

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How to change the world

Who this event is for

  • Everyone

Location

John Henry Brookes Lecture Theatre, John Henry Brookes , Headington Campus

Details

Includes Q&A with director, Jerry Rothwell.

This remarkable documentary examines how Greenpeace, the environmental activist network, was founded in Vancouver in the early Seventies.

But it is not really about the environment at all. It is, in fact, a devastating illustration of how power corrupts. No amount of whales saved from the harpoon can change that. Like Deep Water, Rothwell’s astonishing 2006 documentary about the doomed 1968 round-the-world yacht race, this is a tragic piece of film-making.

Filmmaker: Jerry Rothwell

Click here to watch trailer

Oxford Brookes Documentary Club is dedicated to bringing you interesting and inspiring documentaries that give voice to a wide variety of topics.

All our events are free and open to all.

Book your ticket and you will get 10% discount voucher in Cafe Central.

Pre-theatre menu is available from 5 - 7pm in in Roost at the Lounge. £6.50 for 2 courses!

This project is kindly supported by the Faculty of TDE.

There is limited parking available at Gipsy Lane and Headington Hill Hall from 4.30pm, and it is on a first come, first served basis.

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