I Count - the campaign of the Stop Climate Chaos coalition and NGO partner of Live Earth UK - is proud to announce the release of the - I’m Irresistible, I Count film.
Directed by award winning Gerald McMorrow and with a soundtrack by Malakai, this film features many famous faces including T4’s Alex Zane, Richard Coyle, Billy Elliot star Jamie Bell, actress Sophie Myles, Terra Naomi and cool new band The Metros.
The message of the film is simple - individually we are great - together we are irresistible. Taking steps together we can tackle climate chaos and persuade governments to do so too.
I’m Irresistible, I Count had its premiere at Glastonbury ’07, where an incredible 70,000 people signed up to support the I Count campaign.
I Count is the campaign of the Stop Climate Chaos coalition involving over 50 UK organisations passionate about climate change and 4 million supporters in the UK. People are being encouraged to sign up on www.icount.org.uk.
The next music event to amass more support for the I Count campaign is Live Earth UK. It will be broadcast on BBC 1 on 7th July when two billion viewers will watch 8 concerts worldwide.
For further information please visit - www.icount.org.uk
To receive a QuickTime version of the film please contact
Niamh Paul: Mob - 07810 896 994 (ni[email protected])
or view at -
Publicity images from the film available on request.
Notes to Editors:
1. STOP CLIMATE CHAOS COALITION - I COUNT CAMPAIGN
Email: [email protected]
Tel: 0207729 8732 Mob: 07967 698928
2. SCC members include: Friends of the Earth, Greenpeace, Oxfam, People & Planet, National Federation of Women’s Institutes, RSPB, Tearfund, World Wide Fund for Nature - UK (Board members), A Rocha, ACTSA, Action Aid, Airport Watch, BMS World Mission, CAFOD, Campaign against Climate Change, Campaign to Protect Rural England, Carplus, Climate Outreach and Information Network, Come off It, Christian Aid, Earth Restoration Service, Ethical Consumer, Ethical Jobs, From Greenhouse to Green House, Garden Organic, Glasgow Eco-Renovation Network, Global Student Forum, Green TV, Islamic Foundation for Ecology and Environmental Science, Islamic Relief, Medact, National Commission for Justice and Peace, The National Trust for Scotland, Operation Noah, Plan B, Practical Action, Ramblers, Road Block, SAOCC, Save our World, SCIAF, Shared Energy, SPEAK, Spokes, Surfers Against Sewage, Sustrans, Take Global Warming Seriously, The Wildlife Trusts, Transport 2000, UNA, Unison, Women's Environmental Network, WaterAid, Woodland Trust, World Development Movement, Youth Against Climate Change
3. The I Count Campaign calls on the UK government to provide:
• action internationally: ensure that global greenhouse gas emissions are cut by at least 80% by 2050
• action for justice: deliver assistance to developing countries to adapt to climate change and give access to clean energy to meet their developmental needs
• action in the UK: introduce a Climate Bill to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by at least 3% per year.
4. LI VE EARTH CONTACTS
Press: Bernard Doherty, LD Communications, London 44 (0)207 439 7222
TV/Radio: Maria Barham, LD Communications, London 44 (0)207 439 7222
Media Enquiries: [email protected]
Live Earth International Concerts: Toby Burnham, Freud Communications
/ +44 207 291 6383 / +44 7990 555 290 / [email protected]
Live Earth HQ: Yusef K. Robb, 323-384-1789 / [email protected]