Environmental Film Festival
COVID-19 notice: the global pandemic interrupted the film festival after the first screening.
We hope to be able to continue the schedule at a later date. We will reactivate this page when we can continue the festival.
Thanks and stay safe.
5 environmental film screenings at VISUAL Carlow from February 19th to May 20th 2020
County Carlow Environmental Network (CCEN) are delighted to announce their first Environmental Film Festival at VISUAL. CCEN is a voluntary organisation that aims to empower the communities of Carlow town and County to take action in tackling current environmental issues through various simple, positive actions. These films have been carefully selected for their uplifting, solution-focused themes, dealing with various aspects of our Climate Emergency and are suitable for all ages. Screenings will be free of charge. CCEN meets every first Tuesday of the month at An Gairdín Beo in Carlow Town at 7pm. New members are always welcome.
19th February → 7 to 9 PM
Beautiful aerial shots showing the diversity of life on Earth
90 minutes (2009)
18th March → 7 to 9 PM
River Blue follows river advocate Mark Angelo on a journey through some of the world’s most beautiful to most pulloted rivers.
97 minutes (2017)
15th April → 7 to 9 PM
Closing the Loop
the world’s first feature-length documentary film on the circular economy
20th May → 7 to 9 PM
The Race is On
Hopeful solutions outlining the power we still possess to save our planet.
39 minutes (2019)
and also on the 20th of May
A Drop in the Ocean
Produced by Trocaire considering Climate Change from an Irish viewpoint.
28 minutes (2015)