Colors of Change

Greenland

Running time: 21 minutes - Language: English - Year: 2018

Official Trailer

Film Summary

Experience Greenland through the eyes of Artist Zaria Forman, Nasa scientist, John Sonntag and Inuit Elder Angaangaq Angakkorsuaq “Uncle.” Zaria travels to Greenland for inspiration for her next body of work, and to visit the fjord where she spread her mother’s ashes. Sonntag is the lead scientist for Operation IceBridge – he and his crew work tirelessly gathering information on the ice sheet. Uncle is an inuit elder who speaks for the ice. His elders saw the “big ice” melting for the first time in the 1960s. The intersection of art, culture and science in a region defined by climate change.

Category: Conservation

Filmmaker

Jenny Nichols

Jenny Nichols is the principal at Pongo Media. Harnessing the power of visual media to tell stories, Jenny works to create films that will act as tipping points in conservation campaigns. Whether in a chambre de bonne in Paris or the deserts of Namibia, Jenny continues to be inspired by people and their stories. Having started her career at the International League of Conservation Photographers (iLCP), Jenny thrives on multidisciplinary projects and continues to collaborate with a dedicated community of photojournalists, filmmakers, writers, illustrators, scientists and conservation organizations.