2040 is a compelling vision that's entertaining and uplifting. Let yourself be inspired by Director Damon Gameau, of That Sugar Film fame. Damon embarks on a new journey of addressing practical solutions to environmental concerns, in the hope that his daughter who'll be 21 in the year 2040; will face a hopeful future.
The film is structured as a visual letter to his 4 year old daughter and blends traditional documentary footage with dramatised sequences and high-end visual effects to create a vision board for his daughter and the planet. Find out more on the official site. Madman Films are giving you the opportunity to win a $2500 Intrepid Travel Voucher. All you have to do is tell them your vision for 2040.
Get your tickets to the film HERE. The $26 fundraiser ticket comes with a small popcorn. The film will screen at Kino Cinemas, 45 Collins St, Melbourne on Thursday 23 May 2019 from 6.30pm to 8.30pm.
The Illuminate Fund is a sub-fund of Australian Communities Foundation. Coming to the screening will support their fundraising effort to help health-based charities improve their environmental sustainability. Having awarded their first grant in Dec 2018 to the Burnet Institute for the purchase of a TerraCycle office supplies zero waste box, your help will help see the successful culmination of the next grant. For more information, updates, and to stay in the loop, check the event page.
If you have a desire to give back to causes close to your heart, see the website for more details. You might be passionate about the environment, human rights, animals or those less fortunate. There are so many ways that you can show you care and make a real difference. Get inspiration from interviews with people who are doing their bit to give back. Learn about small changes you can make in your everyday life for the greater good.