The Race to Save the World

Director: Joe Gantz Run Time: 102 min. Rating: NR Release Year: 2021

Starring: Abby Brockway, Aji, Michael Foster, Miriam Kashia

Country: United States
Language: English

Presented in our Virtual Screening Room in partnership with Race to Save the World, LLC.

About the film:

From the Emmy Award-winning filmmaker Joe Gantz.

An uplifting new documentary film following the lives of passionate and determined climate scientists, activists, and concerned citizens of all ages who are working to shift the world towards a clean energy future and to fight climate change before it’s too late.

About the filmmaker:

Director and Producer Joe Gantz is known for authentic storytelling that examines personal stories with honesty, humor, and depth. He began his career as a photographer in Paris before turning to documentary filmmaking in the United States.

Previous projects include the Emmy Award-winning HBO documentary series Taxicab Confessions and the feature documentaries Sex with Strangers about couples that swing, American Winter focused on the economic struggles of families, and Ending Disease where Joe’s team was given unprecedented access to the first generation of FDA approved clinical trial using stem cell and regenerative medicine. The Gantz brothers have also crafted critically-acclaimed docu-series for Showtime and The Sundance Channel.

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Ohio Arts Council
Greater Columbus Arts Council
The Columbus Foundation
Campus Partners
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WOSU Public Media

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