Through the Eyes of a Young Climate Activist from Uruguay

This film portrays 18-year-old climate activist Sofia Canessa and follows her to the Fridays for Future demonstration in Glasgow, where she represents her home country Uruguay during the United Nations Climate Change Conference and draws attention to the consequences of the climate catastrophe. The film documents her challenges, her aspirations for the future and her determination to make a difference. More than 120,000 people demonstrated in Glasgow on 5 November 2021, demanding faster and more effective action in the fight against climate change.

WORK
  • Camera
  • Director
  • Editor
  • Post-Production

  • CLIENT
  • WORLD YMCA