– Opening session – why we must win the battle of narratives

Lille Dialogues

Where are we now? How can showrunners and screenwriters contribute to the transition of our societies towards sustainable models?

This session includes key takeaways from the latest science-based prospective work and ideas to depict and dramatize transition in fiction programming.

With Cyril Dion, Ambassador of the 2023 Lille Dialogues, and Magali Payen, founder of the activist movement On Est Prêt and President of IMAGINE 2050. Together,  they launched Newtopia at the 2022 Cannes Film Festival. At the Lille Dialogues, they will address to the Series industries the importance to change the narratives in order to meet the ecological challenges we face.

Moderated by Emma Stokking lecturer for IMAGINE 2050 and spokesperson for the French Economic Transformation Plan (PTEF) at The Shift Project.



Public Affairs Project Manager
Imagine 2050 - France
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Cyril DION

Writer, Director, Poet, Environmental Activist
Newtopia - France
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Magali PAYEN

Imagine 2050 - France
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