Below is a list of possible documentaries for the “Films and Climate Change” lesson. Teachers should preview films to be sure that they are appropriate for their classrooms.

I am Greta is a documentary about teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg. Starting with her one-person school strike for climate action outside the Swedish Parliament, the film follows Thunberg’s rise to prominence and her galvanizing global impact as she sparks school strikes around the world. The film culminates with Thunberg’s voyage by sailboat across the Atlantic Oc