When I Am 18

Adela Pickles | 2009 | 13 min.

2011 Official Selection

When I Am 18 is an animated short film featuring the drawings and voices of sisters Maja, 8, and Lily, 5, from the UK. Created for the COP15 Climate Conference in Copenhagen in December 2009 and shown during the event on the Millennium Art C02 Cube, the film makes a desperate plea to governments and world leaders to give legal protection to the world’s rainforests and the animals that inhabit them.