Youth Unstoppable

Slater Jewell-Kemker on a boat with others.

Slater Jewell-Kemker/2018/86 min/Climate Change

CHICAGO-AREA PREMIERE. FILM DESCRIPTION: “Youth Unstoppable: My Decade in the Youth Climate Movement” (formerly “An Inconvenient Youth”) captures the vibrant untold story of the global youth climate movement. Decisions made today are shaping the world they will live in, and they are no longer willing to sit idly as the planet is degraded for the short term gain of the older generations. Director Slater Jewell-Kemker has been interviewing celebrities and politicians about the environment since the age of ten, now she is telling the stories of these remarkable young people on the front lines of climate change. This is the story of the youth of today fighting for their planet, their future.

Young people from 13–24 are encouraged to attend. Please note the film does contain disturbing images and heavy themes.

Saturday, March 2, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. [North]
Pickwick Theatre, 5 S. Prospect Ave., Theater 2, Park Ridge
Admission $8

Doors open 30 minutes before start time. Arrive early to avoid lines and get best seats. ADA compliant accessible venue. Concessions available for purchase.

Wednesday, March 6, 4 to 6:30 p.m. [W Suburbs]
Oak Park Public Library, Veterans Room, 834 Lake St., Oak Park

Doors open 30 minutes before start time. Arrive early to avoid lines and get best seats. ADA compliant accessible venue.