As a man cooks in the background, the sea laps at a precarious-looking sea-defence. The connection between a global-scale impact and an individual's life is powerful and direct, which our research suggests is important for engaging viewers.
WHAT IT SHOWS: House with a sea wall in front of it in the community Temwaiku-Tenei, on Tarawa Island, where the rising ocean is encroaching on their community. Kiribati, is a group of islands in the Pacific Ocean in risk of disappearing because of sea level rise caused by melting sea ice and and ice sheets in Greenland and Antarctica. The rising sea levels also contaminates their drinking wells with salt water.