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The Colorado River hasn't kissed the sea in almost two decades — until the spring of 2014, when an experimenta... more
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Tobacco Money Feeds My Family, a documentary by Cynthia Hill and Curtis Gaston, chronicles the death of an American way of life. In this remarkable documentary, shot over a three-year span, Hill and Gaston revisit the tobacco growing country of Hill's youth and find three diverse farm families who despite facing a rapidly changing industry, deep cuts in government tobacco growing quotas, the realities of the global economy, and the swaying of popular opinion—struggle to maintain their life'... more

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Daniela is pregnant, Pierpaolo is completing an unknown and shocking map of the city, Paola is waiting to record her first album, Gianni is a welder and updates his blog every day. Four histories, four characters, linked by their membership to the movement “No Coal”, in order to tell the life of Brindisi and its industrial area, a territory considered among the most polluted of Europe. Policies ignore the emergency. Instead, people are ready for change.

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In 2008, Yuri Melini was shot at point blank range outside his mother’s house. Despite being hit seven times and spending 68 days in intensive care, Yuri continues his work to protect Guatemala’s natural environment and indigenous people from the mining and logging corporations which are devastating the land. Narrated by actor Martin Sheen, this film follows Mary Lawlor, the head of Irish Human Rights Organisation ‘Front Line Defenders’, as she travels to Guatemala to see how Yuri is doin... more

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The film depicts, through a series of events, how South Korean steel producer POSCO's steel plant project in the Indian state of Odisha has landed in a zone of war between people and their elected government. Villagers to be affected are strongly opposing the project that is planned against nature, environment, the marine ecology and, above all, the sustainable agrarian economy, which offers ample opportunities to thousands of families for a standard living. But the state, by using its polic... more

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The indigenous Hydroger is lighting up lives in far-off villages in the mountains of Nagaland. In remote villages not connected to the grid, this indigenous powerhouse in giving hopes to many who are now diversifying their income through new activities and by reducing women’s day-to-day drudgery.

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For his bestseller “Eating Animals”, the US author Jonathan Safran Foer has investigated and processed the global nexuses of meat consumption. The documentary report ""A meaty issue"" follows the author on a research trip around the world and thereby raises the issue: do we indeed have to “say farewell to meat”? Additionally the film accompanies a family from Lower Saxony who voluntarily follows a vegetarian lifestyle. Furthermore, it shows what alternatives to meat consumption are bein... more

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FarmCity examines the complicated relationship between the health of a city and its food system. Through stories of an urban farmer, a single mother, a grocery store owner, health experts and community organizers, the documentary looks at what needs to happen to build a healthier city.

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Five years ago, Andrew and Marit Miners built an eco-diving resort and centre for marine conservation in Indonesia’s Raja Ampat, one of the world’s richest and mos...more
 
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By the end of 2013, there were more mobile devices on Earth than people. The UN have warned that many electronic devices bought are destined to create a flood of dangerou...more
 
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Cambodia has 15 million inhabitants and more than 10 million live in rural areas. 7 million of these villagers don't have any access to drinking water and have no other choic...more
 
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57º North is a poignant insight into the traditional island lifestyle of John Jo MacDonald, a 67 year old fisherman who has worked the sea his whole life off the remote island o...more
 
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This movie shows the hardship of slum dwellers in Delhi, that how they get water in their lives.
 
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Steve Marsh, an organic farmer, lost his certification when his neighbour's GM canola blew over his fence. Despite attempts to settle the matter, there was no resolutio...more
 
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