Release Date: November 26, 2010 (limited)
DVD: March 29, 2011
Climate catastrophe? Normal solar activity? The end of civilization as we know it?
Cool It is based on the book of the same name and lectures by Bjorn Lomborg, the controversial author of The Skeptical Environmentalist. Acclaimed award-winning filmmaker Ondi Timoner travels the world with Lomborg exploring the real facts and true science of global warming and its impact.
Lomborg is the founder of the economic think tank, Copenhagen Consensus, which brings together the world's leading economists to prioritize major global problemsamong them malaria, the lack of potable water and HIV/AIDSbased upon a cost/benefit analysis of available solutions. Amidst the strong and polarized opinions within the global warming debate, Cool It follows Lomborg on his mission to bring the smartest solutions to our energy needs, carbon emissions and other major problems in the world.
Studio: Maple Pictures
Producer(s): Sarah Gibson, Terry Botwick, Ondi Timoner
Screenplay: Bjorn Lomborg, Terry Botwick, Ondi Timoner
Official Site: www.coolit-themovie.com/