Want to learn a bit more about fossil fuels, climate change, and the campaign to divest in Scotland?
We’ve pulled together this list of excellent short films you can watch right now:
Wake Up Freak Out
By Leo Murray, 12 minutes, 2008
By Alan Bisset and Adam Stafford, 10 minutes, 2009
The End of Coal in Scotland
By Friends of the Earth Scotland, 4 minutes, 2016
BP out of the Edinbugh International Festival
By BP or not BP, 2 minutes, 2015
The Office for Just Transition
Climate Action Scotland, 2 minutes, 2016
Desmond Tutu on Climate Change
By Divest:Invest, 4 minutes, 2014
What is Fossil Free? Why Divest?
By 350.org, 2 minutes, 2015
Along with the feature ‘Divest! Have you Heard from Johannesburg?’ these films were shown at a film night organised by Divest Lothian and People & Planet Edinburgh called ‘Challenging Money & Power’.
If you’re based in Scotland and interested in hosting your own film night we can provide a licenced DVD copy of ‘Divest! Have you Heard from Johannesburg?’ along with help and advice for running a great film event. Just drop us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
You can also find out more about our campaign for fossil fuel divestment on our website.
- Update: Watch the new video about Waltham Forest’s historic decision and view various divestment clips on our Youtube playlist.