João Amorim, Cinema and Environment

By Nathan M. Walters, Senior Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Throughout history, cinema has played an important role in furthering social issues.  The influence of the medium has made a dramatic impact on Environmentalism, notably with Al Gore's An Inconvenient Truth and more recently with Carioca director João Amorim's 2012: Time for Change.  

The director took a break from his busy Rio +20 schedule to talk with The Rio . . .

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