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COP26 is the 2021 United Nations climate change conference, taking place in Glasgow from 1-12 November.

For nearly three decades the UN has been bringing together almost every country on earth for global climate summits called COPs, which stands for ‘Conference of the Parties’. In that time, climate change has gone from being a fringe issue to a global priority.

This year will be the 26th annual summit – giving it the name COP26. With the UK as President, COP26 takes place in Glasgow.

In the lead-up to and during COP26, we at GFT will be screening a number of films and events to help audiences engage with the issues that the conference aims to wrestle with.

See below for details of screenings announced so far, and keep an eye on this page for more.

Find out more about COP26 at

Youth v Gov - 18 September

Living Proof - 23 September, 3 & 4 November

The Last Forest - 25 September

The New Corporation - 26 September

Anthropocene: The Human Epoch + A Short Film About Ice - 8-12 October

The Plan That Came From The Bottom Up - 24 October

Sacred Forest - 25 October

Whale Island - 30 October

2040 - 6 November

Journey to Utopia - 10 November

Wood - 11 November

Becoming Cousteau - 12-18 November

All Monday to Friday shows before 5pm have capacity capped at 50% (unless otherwise stated). All other screenings have full unlimited seating capacity (unless otherwise stated).

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