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French American Climate Talks on Ocean: US premier of “The Odyssey”

The Carnegie Institution for Science and the Embassy of France invites you to the French American Climate Talks on Ocean (FACT-O), featuring the US premier of The Odyssey, a biographical adventure film on Jacques-Yves Cousteau, a French explorer, filmmaker and scientist. The screening will be followed by a discussion panel, involving the movie crew and Carnegie Institution scientists.


4:00 pm: Doors open, reception with special guests Jan and Philippe Cousteau, family of Jacques-Yves Cousteau.

4:30 pm: Opening words from Dr. Matthew Scott, President of the Carnegie Institution for Science, and Dr. Minh-Hà Pham, Counselor for Science and Technology at the Embassy of France.

4:45 pm: The Odyssey screening.

6:45 pm: Discussion panel with marine biologist Dr. Rebecca Albright, Philippe Cousteau, and Jan Cousteau.

7:15 pm: End of program.