Women's Forum Asia 19


Craig Leeson

A Plastic Ocean and The Last Glaciers



Craig Leeson is an award-winning filmmaker, storyteller and advocate for sustainability. He is the global evangelist for the Plastic Oceans Foundation, a charity dedicated to ending humanity’s single-use plastic addiction within a generation. Craig’s debut cinematic feature film, “A Plastic Ocean”, which he wrote, directed and executive produced, has won more than 15 film festival awards and has been screened in over 70 countries on six continents. Craig has become a sought-after expert on the full impact of single- use plastics on not only the environment, but also our health, and now consults with governments, agencies and corporations on how to reduce our addiction to single-use plastics. The Climate Crisis is also a related focus for Craig and his upcoming production The Last Glacier will help to mobile action tackling this global topic.