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Tue 12 Jul 10:00-11:45 at YouTube

Imagining Possibilities talks

An online morning of short talks about sustainable creative practices and climate storytelling aimed at creatives working in screen based media including video games, film and immersive.

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Watch the event live here on YouTube. 

Part of The Future is Collective, Imagining Possibilities is a program of short talks and workshops about sustainable creative practices and climate storytelling. This event is aimed at creatives working in screen based media including video games, film and immersive. 

Program Summary: Talks on 12 July 10:00-11:45

  • Beginning your climate action journey | Zoe Rasbash
  • Sourcing Greenly | Tay Aziz
  • Sustainability Managers are the Future | Ludovica Chiarini 
  • Storytelling for Climate Justice | Mimi Thebo
  • Transformative Storytelling | Jessica Edwards
  • Climate Spring | Josh Cockcroft

This event aims to create an accessible space to discuss how individual creatives  can embed environmental responsibility and climate justice, both in policy and practice. Speakers will discuss the vital territory of climate storytelling and how this will be a key in how we work towards a greener and fairer future for all. 

If you’re interested in greening your practice, or delving into how we can tell unconventional or challenging stories about the climate crisis, join us for a morning of knowledge sharing from experts and practitioners in the field. 

There will be an opportunity to ask questions during the event. Ticket bookers will receive a YouTube link by email in advance of the event. 

This event is part of Watershed's The Future is Collective programme, supported by Arts Council England. It is also partially funded by Bristol + Bath Creative R+D.

This event will be BSL interpreted. If you have any access needs you would like to discuss with us in advance of the event please contact 

Although this session is free of charge, If you have any financial barriers in attending, we are offering a limited number of first come-first served bursaries of £30 to attend. Please contact to arrange a bursary in advance of the event.


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