National Geographic has release a trailer on its upcoming documentary Before The Flood. This documentary involves Academy Award winning superstar Leonardo DiCaprio who is also known to be a strong advocate for environment protection and Academy Award winning director Fisher Steven on his previous documentary film The Cove. The film follow Leonardo DiCaprio across five continents examining at the devastating changes to our environment. He speaks to activists, politicians and local residents on the impact of the changes and their solutions that could sustain our current population on our planet in the future. The film was screened at the recent Toronto International Film Festival to positive reviews.
Here’s the official synopsis of Before The Flood:
From Academy Award®-winning filmmaker Fisher Stevens and Academy Award-winning actor, environmental activist and U.N. Messenger of Peace Leonardo DiCaprio, Before the Flood presents a riveting account of the dramatic changes now occurring around the world due to climate change, as well as the actions we as individuals and as a society can take to prevent catastrophic disruption of life on our planet. The film follows DiCaprio as he travels to five continents and the Arctic speaking to scientists, world leaders, activists and local residents to gain a deeper understanding of this complex issue and investigate concrete solutions to the most pressing environmental challenge of our time.
Before The Flood will released to theaters on October 21st and on National Geographic Channel starting October 3oth. Check out the trailer below.