We’re pleased to announce the upcoming screening of Trashed the movie, Thursday 13 February 2014 at 5.30pm.

We buy it, we bury it, we burn it and then we ignore it. Does anyone think about what happens to all the trash we produce? We keep making things that do not break down. We have all heard these horrifying facts before, but with Jeremy Irons as our guide, we discover what happens to the billion or so tons of waste that goes unaccounted for each year.

In the new docu-feature TRASHED, Irons sets out to discover the extent and effects of the global waste problem, as he travels around the world to beautiful destinations tainted by pollution. This is a meticulous, brave investigative journey that takes Irons (and us) from scepticism to sorrow and from horror to hope. Brady’s narrative is vividly propelled by an original score created by Academy Award winning composer Vangelis.

Having faced the worst through much of TRASHED, Jeremy Irons turns to hope. He goes in search of solutions. From individuals who have changed their lives and produce almost no waste, to increasing anti-waste legislation, to an entire city which is now virtually waste-free, he discovers that change is not only essential, but happening.

Join us before the screening for the Pre-Trashed Party. Find out more online

Trashed is being shown as part of University of Westminster’s Green Week 2014. You can catch the film at 5.30pm 13 February, Cavendish Campus Small Lecture Theatre 

Watch the trailer below

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