Naomi Klein and Avi Lewis on adapting This Changes Everything
Canadian author and social activist Naomi Klein and her filmmaker husband Avi Lewis are adapting Klein's best-selling book This Changes Everything into a documentary.
In their first ever joint interview about the project, they join guest Gill Deacon to explore the connections between climate change and capitalism, the challenges of turning a 500-page book into a two hour movie, and why they remain hopeful in the face of overwhelming environmental challenges.
Click here or on the listen button above to hear the full segment (audio runs 0:19:45), including an impromptu debate with Dragons' Den investor Michael Wekerle. You can also watch that exchange below.
Klein and Lewis share a sneak peek of their film this week in Toronto. Meantime, watch the book trailer for This Changes Everything.