Mountain nature and culture

Once there was a glacier

Cankarjev dom, Kosovel Hall

24 February 2015, 16:00

Matjaž Fistravec, 2014/Slovenija/29'

The film's narrator points his finger at the new Homo Sapiens, who has disturbed the planet’s natural equilibrium with the reckless pollution caused by the emissions of greenhouse gases. The Pasterza glacier at the foot of the Grossglockner is disappearing, and the same fate awaits glaciers in Himalaya, Karakoram and both of the Earth's poles, while the Slovenian glacier beneath the summit of Triglav is already gone.