The Age of Stupid

Overview

Oscar-nominated actor Pete Postlewaite stars in this cautionary look at our changing climate, and what could become of our world should we continue to ignore the warning signs and stop global warming while we still have the chance. The year is 2055, and in a world devastated by mankind's lack of foresight, one lone sole (Postlewaite) seeks the answer to why we let our planet fall to ruin. Looking over archive footage from the year 2007, he sees everyone talking about the damaging effects of global warming, but no...
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Overview

Oscar-nominated actor Pete Postlewaite stars in this cautionary look at our changing climate, and what could become of our world should we continue to ignore the warning signs and stop global warming while we still have the chance. The year is 2055, and in a world devastated by mankind's lack of foresight, one lone sole (Postlewaite) seeks the answer to why we let our planet fall to ruin. Looking over archive footage from the year 2007, he sees everyone talking about the damaging effects of global warming, but no one bothering to take the action required to reverse the troubling trend.
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Special Features

50-Minute Making-of Documentary; Pete Postlethwaite Ambushing the UK's Minister of Climate Change; 8 Deleted Scenes; 8 Extended Interviews; 8 Short Climate Films; Crew Commentary; Trailers ; Right To Reply from Alvin, Fernand and Piers; Launch of the 10:10 Campaign
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 8/24/2010
  • UPC: 767685224540
  • Original Release: 2009
  • Rating:

  • Source: New Video Group
  • Sound: Dolby Digital Stereo, Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround
  • Time: 1:29:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 19,681

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Pete Postlethwaite The Archivist
Meg Kubota
Jamila Bayyoud
Adnan Bayyoud
Alvin Duvernay III
Lisa Guy
Layea Malin
Fernand Pareau
Jeh Wadia
Technical Credits
Franny Armstrong Director, Cinematographer, Screenwriter
Nick Appleton Animator
Peter Armstrong Executive Producer
John Battsek Executive Producer
Chris Brierley Score Composer
David Bryan Production Designer
Steve Cassar Animator
Paul Eedle Producer
Lizzie Gillett Producer
Bruce Goodison Executive Producer
David Hill Editor
Emily James Executive Producer
Astrid Kearney Makeup
Andrew Ruhemann Executive Producer
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Age of Stupid - The Film
1. Big Bang To 2055 [:57]
2. The Global Archive [:38]
3. Jeh's Airline Starts [:07]
4. Visible Climate Impacts [:25]
5. Fernand's Glacier [:01]
6. Alvin, Hurricane Hero [:38]
7. It Is Our Fault [:03]
8. Alvin, Oil Explorer [:14]
9. Layefa's Doctor Dream [:21]
10. Gas Flares & Omo [:01]
11. Oil Industry = Government [:16]
12. Layefa & The Massacre [:04]
13. War For Resources [:15]
14. "Not W-D-M, But O-I-L" [:20]
15. J&A: Playing War [:12]
16. Pete:"That Was Progress" [:13]
17. Fernand's Forest [1:00]
18. Wasting Resources [:37]
19. Fernand's Road [:04]
20. J&A: Shoes & Brother [:22]
21. Capitalism [:01]
22. "It's A Beautiful Life" [:01]
23. Alvin's Flattened House [1:27]
24. Man In Shed [:01]
25. Piers: New Windfarm [:42]
26. Jeh: Ending Poverty [:05]
27. Layefa's Diesel [:54]
28. Pete: "Tsunami" [:17]
29. Alvin, Ecologist [:39]
30. Piers Scary Message [:14]
31. Gandhi, Suffragettes, You [:09]
32. Fernand's Bike Protest [:16]
33. Alvin, Consumer No More [:18]
34. Solutions [:19]
35. Jeh: "You're Fired" [:11]
36. Piers: Windfarm Verdict [:10]
37. Bad Futures [:01]
38. "Were We Worth Saving?" [:01]
39. Pete Sends Message [:20]
40. Credits & Emissions [:08]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Age of Stupid - The Film
   Play Film
   Play Film Clean Version (No Swearing) 12A
   Audio Setup
      Audio Setup
         Uncensored (With Swearing) Dolby 2.0ch
         Uncensored (With Swearing) Dolby 5.1ch
         Censored (No Swearing) Dolby 2.0ch 12A
         Censored (No Swearing) Dolby 5.1 12A
   Subtitles
      English - Hard Of Hearing
      Français
      Italiano
      Deutsch
      Español
      Nederlands
      Japanese
      Chinese
      Korean
      Thai
      Vietnamese
      Subtitles: Off
   Scene Selection
      Play By Character
      Play By Archivist
      Play By Animation
      Play By Archive
      New Menu Item
   Credits
Disc #2 -- Age of Stupid - The Extras
   The Making Of
      The Making Of
      1% Premiere
      War Animation
      Photo Gallery
      Play All
   Deleted Scenes
      Eco Alvin
      Fernand's Trees
      War Story & Reunion
      "We Want Water"
      Fernand The Mountain Guide
      Bored Archivist
      George Monbiot Rioting For Less
      How Funny?
   Before & After
      The Archivist
      The End?
      Consumerism Animation
      Play All
   Extended Interviews
      Alvin
      Layefa
      Jeh
      Piers & Lisa
      Jeh's Ventures
      George Monbiot
      Richard Heinberg
      Ed vs Franny
   Right To Reply
      Piers Guy
      Alvin Duvernay lll
      Fernand Pareau
      Play All
   Trailers
      The Age Of Stupid
      Stupid USA Premiere
      McLibel
      Drowned Out
      The Yes Men Fix The World
      Heavy Load
      Black Gold
      The End Of The Line
   Other Climate Films
      Baked Alaska
      Cheat Neutral
      Wake Up Freak Out
      Coal Story
      Greenpeace In Action
      Story Of Stuff
      Tck Tck Tck
      Onslaughter
   Not Stupid
      Intro (Text)
      10:10 Launch
      Squash The Plane
      Copenhagen Kids
      Maldives Message
      Eric In The Arctic
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