9 episodes

In this immersive world, Life Sentence questions our role in the future of the planet.

Drawing on music, spoken word and evocative sound design, this is a powerful story of the climate crisis told through some of our planet's most loved players. Starring an incredible ensemble cast. Best served with headphones on.

Time is ticking.

A Mags Creative Original
Writer is Tabitha Mortiboy
Supervising Producer is Kelsey Bennett
Executive Producer is Megan Hill-Smith
Sound Design and Audio Production by Kit Milsom

Life Sentence Mags Creative

    • Society & Culture
    • 5.0 • 6 Ratings

In this immersive world, Life Sentence questions our role in the future of the planet.

Drawing on music, spoken word and evocative sound design, this is a powerful story of the climate crisis told through some of our planet's most loved players. Starring an incredible ensemble cast. Best served with headphones on.

Time is ticking.

A Mags Creative Original
Writer is Tabitha Mortiboy
Supervising Producer is Kelsey Bennett
Executive Producer is Megan Hill-Smith
Sound Design and Audio Production by Kit Milsom

    Life Sentence: Behind the Story

    Life Sentence: Behind the Story

    The production team at Mags Creative share with you how and why they made their most ambitious original podcast series to date.

    Best served with headphones on.

    Credits
    Writer: Tabitha Mortiboy
    Supervising Producer: Kelsey Bennett
    Executive Producer: Megan Hill-Smith
    Sound Design & Audio Production: Kit Milsom
    Contributor: Carys Taylor, Director of Albert.

    Music Credits
    Licensed song: Ready to Die by Alexander Parsons
    Licensed music with thanks to Artlist
    'Big Bang', 'Amma', ‘La Sirene’ & ‘Tundra’ composed by Kit Milsom

    With thanks to WeForum, Survival International & International Anti Poaching Foundation

    • 41 min
    7. Adam and Stevie

    7. Adam and Stevie

    ‘It’s time for an earthquake of the right variety’

    Best served with headphones on.

    The future of humanity is yet undecided. The time to act is now.

    Cast
    Mo: Jordan Stephens
    Adam: Will Mellor
    Stevie: Stacy Abalogun

    Credits
    Writer: Tabitha Mortiboy
    Supervising Producer: Kelsey Bennett
    Executive Producer: Megan Hill-Smith
    Sound Design & Audio Production: Kit Milsom
    With thanks to WeForum & International Anti Poaching Foundation

    Music Credits
    Licensed music with thanks to Artlist

    • 15 min
    6. Eve

    6. Eve

    ‘I think you, all of you, are made of fine fabric’

    Best served with headphones on.

    Runtime of 15 minutes to reflect the natural life expectancy of a cow. Dairy cows are usually slaughtered at the age of 6.

    Cast
    Eve: Evanna Lynch

    Credits
    Writer: Tabitha Mortiboy
    Supervising Producer: Kelsey Bennett
    Executive Producer: Megan Hill-Smith
    Sound Design & Audio Production: Kit Milsom

    Music Credits
    'Ready to Die' composed by Alexander Parsons
    Other licensed music with thanks to Artlist

    • 15 min
    5. Tiger

    5. Tiger

    ‘King of the Mountain, Hear me Roar’

    Best served with headphones on.

    Runtime of over 10 minutes to reflect the predicted extinction of many sub Tiger species within the next decade.

    Cast
    Mo: Jordan Stephens
    Malu: Jassa Ahluwalia
    Adam: WIll Mellor
    Stevie: Stacy Abalogun

    CreditsWriter: Tabitha Mortiboy
    Supervising Producer: Kelsey Bennett
    Executive Producer: Megan Hill-Smith
    Sound Design & Audio Production: Kit Milsom

    Music Credits
    Licensed music with thanks to Artlist

    • 16 min
    4. Elephants

    4. Elephants

    ‘He’d say Orion was part Akashinga’

    Best served with headphones on. 

    Runtime of 19 minutes to reflect the 19  years until the Elephants will be extinct in the wild.

    The final part of the episode includes a Savannah soundscape to serve as a tribute to our Zimbabwean Elephants and the Akashinga Rangers. 

    Cast
    Mo: Jordan Stephens
    Inglovu: Shvorne Marks 
    Etta: Fanta Barrie 
    Adam: WIll Mellor
    Stevie: Stacy Abalogun

    Credits
    Writer: Tabitha Mortiboy
    Supervising Producer: Kelsey Bennett
    Executive Producer: Megan Hill-Smith
    Sound Design & Audio Production: Kit Milsom 
    With thanks to Weforum.org and International Anti Poaching Foundation

    Music Credits
    Licensed music with thanks to Artlist

    • 19 min
    3. Polar Bear

    3. Polar Bear

    ‘The place where we’re headed is the Great McClintock Channel’

    Best served with headphones on.

    Runtime of 19 minutes to reflect the 19 years polar bears have until they face reproductive extinction based on current predictions.

    Cast
    Mo: Jordan Stephens
    Gyp & Gyp Jnr: Cel Spellman
    Laila: Charlotte Ritchie
    Sami: Fanta Barrie
    Adam: Will Mellor
    Stevie: Stacy Abalogun

    Credits
    Writer: Tabitha Mortiboy
    Supervising Producer: Kelsey Bennett
    Executive Producer: Megan Hill-Smith
    Sound Design & Audio Production: Kit Milsom
    With thanks to Weforum.org & The Guardian

    Music Credits
    'Tundra'  composed by Kit Milsom
    Other licensed music with thanks to Artlist

    • 19 min

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