Al Gore’s follow-up to 2006’s “An Inconvenient Truth
” now has an official title: “An Inconvenient Sequel
: Truth to Power
.” Participant Media
had yet to settle on a final title upon announcing the movie’s inclusion in the Sundance Film Festival line up last month.
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“An Inconvenient Sequel
” is one of the very first screenings at Sundance this year, showing at 5:30 on Thursday, January 19 with the former Vice President scheduled to attend.
Like the original film, which won the Oscar for Best Documentary and was directed by Davis Guggenhiem, the documentary will focus on the climate crisis, but instead of relying heavily on Gore’s slide presentation, the film follows Gore as he travels the world to discuss climate change. Paramount Pictures
is distributing the film.
The sequel is directed by Bonni Cohen
and Jon Shenk