Director – Cristina Costantini and Darren Foster
BBFC Classification – 12A
Nine high school students from disparate corners of the globe navigate rivalries, setbacks, and hormones on their quest to win the international science fair. Only one can be named “Best in Fair.” Science Fair premiered at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival.
Supporting Short: Greta and the Snowman
Director – Soren Moon Vestergaard
2019/Documentary/Sweden/Swedish with English subtitles
HIFF Classification – U
Greta and the Snowman profiles two of the most extraordinary characters – climate activist Greta Thunberg and weatherman Billy Barr, who measured snow every day in the isolated Rocky Mountains for nearly half a century. This film shows that it is private citizens leading the charge on climate change prevention, not the authorities.