Letting Go doesn’t always mean giving up – in HBO documentary

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Short interview with the filmmaker that expresses a perspective that seems well worth considering! Cheers.

“Oscar-nominated director Josh Fox contemplates our climate-change future by exploring the human qualities that global warming can’t destroy.”

HBO:  How would you describe the message of How to Let Go of the World?

JOSH FOX:  I thought I was making a film about climate change, and then in the middle of it I ended up making a film about the stunning revelation that it’s sort of too late to stop a lot of what we think about as climate change. That we have to refocus our dialogue to be about humanity as we progress through the most difficult period of change that we have ever seen. Do we want to be known as the moment in history that was incredibly violent, that was incredibly insensitive, that created wars, starved huge sections of the population, was selfish, and was racist? Or do we want future civilizations to look at this moment as the time we completely changed the way our civilization operates?

Click here for Trailer.  Can watch on HBO-GO, HBO-NOW and HBO itself

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