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Showing posts with label Environment. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Environment. Show all posts

Oct 17, 2019

Australia: Land Beyond Time (2002)

Filmmaker David Flatman chronicles the environment of Australia, which is the world's largest island and smallest continent. Australia is shaped by its isolation from other lands.

Oct 9, 2019

La buena vida (2015)

The Wayúu community of northern Colombia is being destroyed by El Cerrejón, the world's largest open-cast coal mine. Determined to save his community, a man sets out to negotiate with the mine's owners.

Oct 6, 2019

Foreign Parts (2010)

'Foreign Parts' portrays a hidden enclave of automobile shops and junk-yards fated for demolition in the shadow of a new baseball stadium in Queens. The film observes this vibrant community of immigrants - where wrecks, refuse, and recycling form a thriving commerce - as it struggles for daily survival and contests New York City's development scheme.

Aterro (2011)

Landfill is a documentary that emerged from the perception of a paradox in relation to litter. While most people want to get rid of it, I met some ladies, pioneers of recycling, that they miss the trash from others in side of the house. From the time where I met up making the film, many things happened, both in the media, with all the newly fallacious discourse of sustainability, and in my personal relationship with the trash, when I became the 'householder. ' This is a film of these seven women, who are truly experts.

Oct 5, 2019

The Organic Life (2013)

A year in the life of a hopeful organic farmer and his skeptical partner reveals that a changing climate, financial insecurity, demanding physical labor, and corporate agriculture threaten the sustainability of one of the world's most traditional livelihoods in modern-day America.

Oct 2, 2019

Life After People (2008)

On the heels of the History channel special that explored what Earth might be like if the human race were suddenly to disappear comes a series that provides, in even-more detail, a picture of a post-human future, revealing the fate of structures like the Sears Tower and the Sistine Chapel and creatures that might inherit the places we once lived. Supporting the visuals and special effects are interviews with specialists from the fields of engineering, botany, biology, geology and archaeology.

Isabela: a Green Explorer Expedition (2016)

An artist and filmmaker take an unauthorized journey around two widely known pristine and untouched Galapagos islands to show the worldwide destruction to our shorelines caused by decades of trash and debris being dumped into our oceans.

A Fierce Green Fire (2012)

A host of actors and environmental campaigners take a look at first 50 years of global environmental activism from the 1960s to the present.

Sep 26, 2019

Inventing Tomorrow (2018)

Meet passionate teenage innovators from around the globe who are creating cutting-edge solutions to confront the world's environmental threats - found right in their own backyards - while navigating the doubts and insecurities that mark adolescence. Take a journey with these inspiring teens as they prepare their projects for the largest convening of high school scientists in the world, the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF), a program of the Society for Science and the Public.