Film: Before the Flood

Distributed by National Geographic, featuring Leonardo DiCaprio
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Before the Flood takes a look at how climate change affects our environment and what society can do to prevent the demise of endangered species, ecosystems and native communities across the planet.

Presented by National Geographic, Before the Flood features Leonardo DiCaprio on a journey as a United Nations Messenger of Peace, traveling to five continents and the Arctic to witness climate change firsthand. He goes on expeditions with scientists uncovering the reality of climate change and meets with political leaders fighting against inaction. He also discovers a calculated disinformation campaign orchestrated by powerful special interests working to confuse the public about the urgency of the growing climate crisis. With unprecedented access to thought leaders around the world, DiCaprio searches for hope in a rising tide of catastrophic news.

San Francisco Department of the Environment staff will be in attendance to talk about the City's work on Climate Change and how you can get involved,

beforetheflood.com
Directed by Fisher Stevens, 96 min

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This is a Films & Videos program from SFPL. From feature films to youth-made videos, we’ve got something great to watch.

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