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They may only be children but they are speaking out, determined to survive and thrive no matter what obstacles may stand in their way. This program ouches upon issues such as fair housing, child labor, women’s rights and the rights of persons with disabilities.

For Ages 11-14 | 69 minutes | Presented in English and original languages with English subtitles

Themes: Good citizenship, community development, inclusion, advocacy, working together, perseverance

This program contains: Smoking, alcohol use (adults), physical and/or emotional conflict  

Only a Child

This visual poem illustrates words spoken by 12 year-old Severn Suzuki at the United Nations' Rio Summit in 1992. Severn’s speech is an urgent call to action aimed at those who could and should make a difference to the future of our planet.

  • Year
  • Runtime
    7 minutes
  • Language
  • Country
  • Rating
    CONTENT DETAILS: Depictions of War
  • Note
    THEMES: Animals/Wildlife, Plants/Trees, Climate Change/Global Warming, Conservation (Resources and Sustainability), Pollution, Human Impact, Cell phones, Internet/Social Media Ethics, Empowerment, Facing Challenges, Dreaming, Setting Goals, Perseverance, Facing Challenges, Overcome Obstacles/Adversity, Communication, Conflict Resolution, Empathy, Support, Fair play, Respect, Sharing
  • Director
    Simone Giampaolo
  • Screenwriter
    Simone Giampaolo, Severn Cullis-Suzuki
  • Producer
    Gabriella de Gara