Synchronicity Earth Presents: Documentary Screenings: RiverBlue, The True Cost...
The Fabric of Life series – A journey to unravel how the fashion industry impacts life on our planet.
Short clips from fashion and sustainability-related documentaries, including RiverBlue and The True Cost. The screening will be followed by a hosted discussion with audience Q&A.
Safia Minney is Founder at People Tree - an ethical and fair trade fashion brand -, an ethical business consultant, author and features in The True Cost documentary.
Roger Williams directed and produced RiverBlue, the documentary highlighting negative environmental impacts of the fashion industry.
Orsola de Castro is Founder and Creative Director at Fashion Revolution. Orsola is an internationally recognised opinion leader in sustainable fashion. Her career started as a designer with the pioneering upcycling label From Somewhere. She since she co-founded the British Fashion Council initiative Estethica at London Fashion Week and also co-founded Fashion Revolution, a global campaign with participation in over 100 countries around the world.
Christina Dean is Founder and Board Chair at Redress, a pioneering NGO working to reduce textile waste in the fashion industry through promotion of innovative new models and circular economy principles, who uses the organisation to steer the fashion industry towards a more sustainable future with less waste.
Lucy Siegle is a British journalist and writer on environmental issues. Lucy is also a presenter and features in The True Cost documentary.
These inspiring people will discuss their inspiration for filming, things that shocked them, any other valuable insights plus answer questions on their related documentaries and the fashion-biodiversity relationship, including:
This is an open event. Tickets can be purchased for _______ at _______. There will be a cash bar to follow.
7:30 – Close & drinks reception