Thin Ice

Earth Day 2013

Join us on Earth Day, April 22nd, 2013 for the global launch of Thin Ice: The inside story of climate science. The film will be available for free online here or can be seen in person at various screenings around the world from April 22nd-23rd.

From April 24th, 2013, the film will be available from our online shop, for a small fee.



Screenings of the film are being organised in various locations around the world from Pune, India to Scott Base, Antarctica. Check here for a location near you. See below if you would like to organise your own event.



Send your feedback, ask questions, and join the conversation on Twitter @thiniceclimate, #thiniceclimate or through the Thin Ice Facebook page.


Useful Information for Hosting A Screening:

Run time is 74 minutes.

The film can be streamed on Earth Day or the following day in two ways: 1) From the Watch-the-Film section of this webpage or 2) by embedding the code into your own webpage (Embed Code)

The film can be downloaded for Earth Day screenings by following these instructions. Upon receipt of your screening information, we will send you the FTP instructions, so you can download the film prior to April 22nd.


Download instructions were circulated on April 16 to all those who submitted Screening Information forms to and some special cases.

The VUW FTP server became overloaded and failed on April 17th. Some will have downloaded successfully but not others. The problem was solved by April 18th. If you have experienced a download failure please e-mail with NEW DOWNLOAD INSTRUCTIONS in the Subject Line, and we will respond within 12 hours.

Those who have successfully downloaded files/folders should also check they can project the film at the screening site. For those sorts of issues please seek local expertise.

Flyers are available for download here: Thin Ice Global Launch flyer Event flyer (English) Event flyer (No Text)

More information and promotional materials can be found in our Press Kit

Press Releases include: NZ Press Release, US Press Release, UK Press Release