Hanway Films

10 Billion

10 Billion

HanWaY CollectioN


Peter Webber

If we knew a meteor was destined to strike the Earth by 2050, wouldn't we try to stop it? By the end of this century, the human population is likely to be over ten billion. Just twenty five years ago, it was less than five billion. How are the choices we're making as a species impacting upon our environment? How will the sheer force of numbers affect the way we live in the future?

Esteemed director Peter Webber (Girl With A Pearl Earring) and renowned Scientist Stephen Emmott (Professor and Head of Computational Science at Microsoft Research in Cambridge) a deliver a timely and urgent message, highlighting key issues in the most important discussion of our environment today. What happens next, is up to us...