Apple TV + premieres a series that will test your eco-anxiety: A challenging future
The new one series of AppleTV+ which opens today A challenging future (Extrapolations), try to imagine how will our life be between the years 2037 and 2070after integrating the climate change in our lives.
We can already see the first symptoms of climate change in our daily lives: more extreme temperatures, floods, massive fires, inflation and higher food prices due to poor harvests, etc. But if we do nothing to stop it, How will it affect us in 30 years?
a disturbing futurewith original title Extrapolationsis the new dramatic series with touches of science fiction that opens today on AppleTV+. It has been written by Scott Z. Burnsscreenwriter of successful films such as The Bourne Ultimatum, or Contagion.
8 star-studded stories
This miniseries of 8 episodes of AppleTV+ account 8 different storiesfrom different points of view, that try to show the different ways of deal with climate change decades from now, if we do nothing to stop it.
How will it affect us mentally not being able to go outside all summer because it is 50 degrees in the shade, or not being able to eat eggs because they are worth more than an Iberian ham?
What if you lose your job due to floods, or face a citizen rebellion due to poor living conditions? What if you are a billionaire who sees your entire empire in danger because nobody buys your luxury products anymore? Here you can see the trailer:
This is the synopsis of the series:
A challenging future presents us with a near future in which the chaotic effects of climate change have become integrated into our daily lives. Eight intertwining stories from around the world about love, work, faith and family will explore the momentous intimate choices that must be made at a time when the planet is changing faster than the population.
Every story is different, but the fight for our future is universal. When the fate of humanity hangs in the balance, the battle between courage and apathy is more urgent than ever. Are we brave enough to make amends for our own mistakes before it’s too late?
To recreate these independent stories, Manzana has assembled an incredible cast world famous actors: Kit Harington, Heather Graham, Meryl Streep, Edward Norton, Michael Gandolfini, Forest Whitaker, Tobey Maguire, Ben Harper, and many others, are part of the cast.
A challenging future is a series of Science fiction ambitious, trying to unravel What will our life be like in 30 years? with the climate changeif we continue to look the other way in the face of environmental problems that affect our planet.