Wild Climate is a film which focuses on the impacts of climate change on livelihoods in the rural west. It highlights the staggering evidence, from the intensification drought to longer wildfire seasons through western forests and high temperature events resulting in livestock and crop losses. Wild Climate hopes to strengthen the narrative around climate change by spreading the stories of those fighting to keep their livelihoods intact in the face of this existential threat and compel people to action.
Meredith Meeks is a filmmaker focused on advocacy issues. She believes in the power of film to ignite change and considers it her mission to use filmmaking to educate, inspire, and explore different places and perspectives. By immersing herself in a compelling story she can reveal various viewpoints. She sees the value of getting a little dirty for authentic storytelling.