2040 - Dalston, London

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Event Date

Tue 04 Feb 2020

Event Time

09:15 - 11:25


Rio Cinema,
107 Kingsland High St Dalston ,
E8 2PB


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Curriculum Subject/s

  • Design and Technology
  • Engineering
  • Food Technology
  • Geography
  • Human
  • Physical
  • Product Design
  • The Environment


  • Wheelchair friendly
    Wheelchair Access

WHAT: Into Film is proud to present a free educational screening of 2040 as part of the Spring Screenings: Changing Times programme. At a time of remarkable change around attitudes towards the environment, technology, politics, and identity, particularly for young people, this film will open up discussion around some of these themes, utilising the remarkable power of cinema to deepen learning as well as provoke conversation and debate. The screening will be preceded by a short compilation of archive film on the theme, special schools' edit provided by Yorkshire Film Archive.

WHEN: Tuesday 4 February, 09.15am - 11.25am (the event will start promptly at 09:15am)

WHERE: Rio Cinema, 107 Kingsland High St, Dalston, London E8 2PB. There is easy public transport access to the venue and the ground floor is fully accessible. Please do not bring your own food to the venue, the café will be open.


Certificate: PG - BBFC. Into Film recommends this film is engaging for ages 7-14.


*Educators must ensure they book tickets for themselves as well as students. On the order form, please indicate how many young people and how many adults will attend out of the total amount of tickets you have booked*


We look forward to seeing you at the screening!

Please contact info@intofilm.org with any queries.


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Film title



Filmmaker Damon Gameau, who previously investigated the effects of an unhealthy diet in ‘That Sugar Film’, turns his attention to environmental issues of the modern world in his latest project. He sets out to address concerns around transport, energy, farming, education and more – looking for existing solutions around the world – aiming to set out his vision for a better tomorrow. Addressing the film to his young daughter who will be 25 by the year 2040, this is an insightful and thought-provoking piece with a hopeful message of how we can all make a positive difference to the world in both big ways and small.

infrequent mild sex references


Damon Gameau



Country of Production



  • Documentary




92 minutes

Venue name

Rio Cinema


107 Kingsland High St Dalston ,
E8 2PB