The Wildscreen Festival is the world’s leading international festival celebrating and advancing storytelling about the natural world. Held every two years, the Wildscreen Festival brings together the wildlife film, tv and photography community to transform the craft of natural world storytelling across platforms and across audiences.

The Wildscreen Festival 2018 will take place 15-19 October 2018 in Bristol, UK. Further information is available at www.wildscreen.org and delegate tickets are on sale now from Eventbrite.

Please note that the programme is being updated frequently as guest availability changes. Wildscreen reserves the right to make such updates to the programme and timings, and will endeavour to make those changes as quickly as possible.

Delegates holding a day or week pass do not need to register to attend specific events with the exception of the Panda Awards Ceremony (additional purchase required) and film screenings (no additional purchase required). Reservation details can be found in the description of each individual screening.

To help you manage your time at the Wildscreen Festival, you can sign up for a Sched account and login to save events to your personal calendar. Note that doing so does not guarantee entry to events as seating is on a first-come-first-served basis at the venue door. We advise that you arrive in plenty of time before a session starts.

The programme includes both industry events, which are included in the price of a delegate day or week pass, and public events that anyone is welcome to attend, subject to booking procedures.  
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Tuesday, October 16 • 13:30 - 14:30
Trojan Horse

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Filmmakers and scientists are facing up to an uncomfortable truth; that they are mainly preaching to the converted on issues of environmental change. How can they reach a broader audience without losing sight of the bigger message?
Following the international success of the Panda Award nominated series 'One Strange Rock', filmmakers Graham Booth and Vanessa Berlowitz are joined by world leading climate scientist Professor Chris Rapley CBE to discuss “Trojan Horse” storytelling. 

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Vanessa Berlowitz

Vanessa has produced and directed over 20 films for series including 'Planet Earth', 'Frozen Planet', 'Life of Mammals', 'Land of the Tiger' and the 'Human Animal', as well as strands such as The Natural World and Wildlife on One. One of her career highlights was retracing Scott’s... Read More →
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Graham Booth

Showrunner, OSR2, Nutopia
Graham Booth was Series Director on 'One Strange Rock' - the groundbreaking documentary produced by Jane Root's Nutopia and Hollywood Director Darren Aronofsky's Protozoa Pictures.Graham's varied career as a filmmaker has spanned everything from pop promos to drama to specialist factual.He... Read More →
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Chris Rapley

Professor of Climate Science, University College London
Professor Chris Rapley CBE is Professor of Climate Science at University College London. He is a Fellow of St Edmund's College Cambridge, a member of the Academia Europaea, and Chairman of the London Climate Change Partnership.His previous posts include Director of the Science Museum... Read More →

Tuesday October 16, 2018 13:30 - 14:30 BST
Arnolfini 16 Narrow Quay, Bristol BS1 4QA, UK