First-ever live online screening of THE OIL MACHINE + Q&A


Tuesday, 06 Dec 2022 at 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM

United Kingdom
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With a special introduction to the film featuring a chat with George Monbiot, Guardian columnist and author of Regenesis.

Followed by a Q&A session with the film's director Emma Davie and the contributors Tessa Khan (climate lawyer and campaigner) and Professor Kevin Anderson (formerly a petrochemical engineer, now a climate crisis expert and one of Greta Thunberg's collaborators). The conversation is hosted by Terry Macalister (former Energy Editor of The Guardian), with our outreach coordinator Rachel Caplan managing the live chat and relaying your questions to the panel.

Pay what you can, with cost-of-living crisis pricing from £1.89 to cover our costs. If you can pay more it'll help keep our impact campaign going for longer!

This film screening + Q&A will broadcast live at 7pm GMT. You will not be able to pause or rewind. You cannot access the event once the broadcast ends.

This one-off event is available worldwide. You can watch from anywhere as long as your internet connection is fast enough. The live event starts at 11am PT, 2pm ET, 7pm GMT, 8pm CET... 


£1.89 GBP
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Coming up...

Swansea University

Monday, 06 Feb 2023 at 5:00 PM
Taliesin Arts Centre in Swansea, United Kingdom (on Google Maps)

Join this screening as preparation for the upcoming Swansea University Students Union AGM.

Followed by Q&A with special panellist guests to find out what the People & Planet Fossil Free Careers campaign is all about and how to stop dirty oil companies from entering campus.

Oddington Environment Group

Monday, 06 Feb 2023 at 8:00 PM
Islip Village Hall in Islip, United Kingdom (on Google Maps)
£1.50 GBP

The Plough Arts Centre, Great Torrington

Thursday, 09 Feb 2023 at 7:30 PM
The Plough Arts Centre in Great Torrington, United Kingdom (on Google Maps)
£5.00 GBP

After the film, join the Q&A with James Marriott, key contributor in the film and co-author of Crude Britannia.

Llyfrgell Maindee Library, Newport

Friday, 10 Feb 2023 at 6:45 PM
Llyfrgell Maindee Library in Newport , United Kingdom (on Google Maps)

Panel discussion to follow the screening, plus light refreshments. Speakers include:

  • Adam Taylor, Chief Executive, Gwent Wildlife Trust
  • Cllr. Lauren James, Newport's first Green Party councillor
  • Dr. Stuart Capstick, Deputy Director, Centre for Climate Change and Social Transformation, Cardiff University

Biodiversity Bloxham

Friday, 10 Feb 2023 at 7:00 PM
Ex-Servicemen's Hall in Bloxham, United Kingdom (on Google Maps)

Join a discussion after the film, with refreshments.

Event supported by Bloxham Parish Council.

York Environmental Sustainability Institute

Wednesday, 15 Feb 2023 at 5:45 PM
University of York in York, United Kingdom (on Google Maps)

Discussion to follow hosted by Dr. Bipasa Datta, Senior Lecturer, Department of Economics and lead of the Climate Change network for University of York.

Abingdon Carbon Cutters

Wednesday, 15 Feb 2023 at 7:30 PM
Guildhall in Abingdon, United Kingdom (on Google Maps)

After the screening, join a conversation hosted by Abingdon Carbon Cutters and One Planet Abingdon.

Climate Action Hub, Exeter

Friday, 17 Feb 2023 at 6:30 PM
Climate Action Hub in Exeter, United Kingdom (on Google Maps)

Discussion to follow the screening with:

- Professor James Dyke, Associate Professor of Earth System Science and Assistant Director of Global Systems Institute at the University of Exeter
Sarah Finch, activist
Caspar Hughes. activist

The Climate Crew Dinbych, Denbigh

Saturday, 18 Feb 2023 at 2:00 PM
Theatr Twm o’r Nant in Denbigh, United Kingdom (on Google Maps)

screening hosted by The Climate Crew Dinbych and Denbigh Film Club.

Glasgow Quaker Meeting House

Sunday, 19 Feb 2023 at 1:30 PM
Glasgow Quaker Meeting House in Glasgow, United Kingdom (on Google Maps)

Climate Action Ilkley

Sunday, 19 Feb 2023 at 7:30 PM
Operatic House in Ilkley, United Kingdom (on Google Maps)

After the screening, join a public discussion and Q&A hosted by Climate Action Ilkley.

Sustainable South Brent

Monday, 20 Feb 2023 at 7:30 PM
Old School Community Centre: Sustainability Hub in South Brent, United Kingdom (on Google Maps)

Refreshments & a chance for discussion afterwards.

University of Westminster, London

Friday, 24 Feb 2023 at 1:00 PM
Regent Cinema in London, United Kingdom (on Google Maps)

Hosted by the Architecture + Cities Climate Action Taskforce and the Schools of Humanities, Law and Social Sciences at the University of Westminster. Screening followed by discussion with:

  • Lucy Bond, School of Humanities
  • Julia Chryssostalis, Westminster Law School and member of the Fossil Fuel Non-Proliferation Treaty campaign
  • Ruth MacKenzie, Westminster Law School
  • Wojciech Ostrowski, School of Social Sciences
  • Lindsay Bremner, School of Architecture + Cities (panel host)

The screening is free but space is very limited, please book in advance through the ticket link. 


Bolton Socialist Club

Friday, 24 Feb 2023 at 7:00 PM
Bolton Socialist Club in Bolton, United Kingdom (on Google Maps)

Northern Ireland Science Festival, Belfast

Saturday, 25 Feb 2023 at 2:00 PM
Ulster University in Belfast, United Kingdom (on Google Maps)

After the screening, join a discussion with

  • Anna Kernahan, a young climate activist and writer from Belfast, founder of Fridays for Future NI and Amnesty International Bravery Award winner.
  • Dylan Hamilton, a teenage climate justice and trans rights activist from Scotland, and featured in the film.

This event is part of NI Science Festival's Climate Summit - SIREN23.

The Cube, Bristol

Monday, 27 Feb 2023 at 8:00 PM
The Cube in Bristol, United Kingdom (on Google Maps)
£5.00 GBP

Followed by a Q&A discussion hosted by The Bristol Cable.

Pembrokeshire Friends of the Earth, Narberth

Sunday, 12 Mar 2023 at 7:30 PM
The Queens Hall in Narberth , United Kingdom (on Google Maps)