Screenings, Lectures, Workshops

Lecture: Global Energy and Climate Policy: Insights from Germany and Europe

The EU Centre of Excellence, together with the office of the Vice President Research, University of Alberta International and the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany are hosting a lecture by Dr. R. Andreas Kraemer, senior fellow at the Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies in...

‘Everything is NOT awesome’: Thinking through Energy and Environmental Humanities

The Edinburgh Environmental Humanities Network will host a seminar on the petro-cultural imagination on 18th September, at the Edinburgh Centre for Carbon Innovation, University of Edinburgh. The speakers include Danine Farquharson of Memorial University Newfoundland and Graeme Macdonald of University of Warwick, as well as...

What Comes After Oil?

Free Public Roundtable at the Art Gallery of Alberta Friday, August 21, 2015 / 6:30pm-9:15pm AGA Ledcor Theatre Limited Seating-Get Tickets @https://afteroil.eventbrite.ca Participants: Moderator: Todd Hirsch (Chief Economist, ATB Financial) Guest Speaker: Jennifer Jacquet (Environmental Studies, New York University) Respondents: Simon O’Byrne (Vice-President, Urban Planning, Stantec) Eddy Isaacs (Chief Executive Officer, Alberta Innovates – Energy...

Offshore Interactive Documentary
Offshore is an interactive doc that uses a virtual oil rig as its central interface to explore the impacts and consequences of our dependence on oil. Beginning with stories from the Deepwater Horizon, the project will be augmented over the next months with sequences from Brazil, Ghana, Russia and Alaska that highlight the consequences and impacts of this new energy frontier.
Offshore Interactive Documentary

Offshore is an interactive doc that uses a virtual oil rig as its central interface to explore the impacts and consequences of our dependence on oil. Beginning with stories from the Deepwater Horizon, the project will be augmented over the next months with sequences from...

Capitalism is the Crisis

Sunday, October 2, 2011 /7:00pm-9:00pm Premiere screening of Capitalism Is The Crisis, followed by Q & A with director Michael Truscello. Screening will take place at the Garneau Theatre (8712 109 Street). Capitalism Is The Crisis  is a documentary film about radical politics in Canada and the United...