Screening of the movie "Tomorrow" during the Earth Optimism Summit

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- When: Sunday April 23, 3pm-5:30pm
- Where: Amphitheater, Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center, Washington, D.C
- Free event

The Office for Science and Technology organizes with the Smithsonian Institution a screening of the movie "Tomorrow" during the Earth Optimism Summit on April 23 on the occasion of the Earth day.

Synopsis

Showing solutions, telling a feel-good story… this may be the best way to solve the ecological, economic and social crises that our countries are going through. After a special briefing for the journal Nature announced the possible extinction of a part of mankind before the end of the 21st century, Cyril Dion and Mélanie Laurent, together with a team of four people, carried out an investigation in ten different countries to figure out what may lead to this disaster and above all how to avoid it.

During their journey, they met the pioneers who are re-inventing agriculture, energy, economy, democracy and education. Joining those concrete and positive actions which are already working, they began to figure out what could be tomorrow’s world…