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In Delhi, India, hundreds of thousands of people make a living by sorting through trash, pulling out recyclables, and selling them for reuse. Don't Waste People explores the lives and livelihoods of these 'waste pickers' as they attempt to organize and advocate for basic human rights. For years, waste pickers have endured harassment and oppression. They have watched their homes, made from salvaged recyclables, burn in fires of unknown origin. They have been forced to hand over their meager earning... more

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This feature-length documentary pedals alongside a group of Landless Workers from Brazil who bicycle over 6,000 miles across the South American continent. They use the year of travel to exchange natural seeds, songs, and ideas about new ways of relating to the land. Moving stories from landless peasants, indigenous communities, and small farmers inform the travelers and viewers understanding of the struggle to survive in the face of global agribusiness incursion and the takeover of monocrops fo... more

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In this hard-hitting documentary about the perils and promises of globalization, Nobel laureate Joseph E. Stiglitz takes a tour of the world showing us how it can be made to work. Interviews with the president of Ecuador, African tribesmen, South American oil workers, angry farmers in India and the former president of Botswana reveal some of the paradoxes of our day--that while globalization is helping some countries, it has proved a disaster for others. Beginning in his hometown of Gar... more

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Glowing orange domes fill the night skies as our hundred-year-old lighting systems waste millions of dollars and wreak unknown havoc on public safety, ecosystems, pollution, and our pocketbooks! Pitch Bright is a beautifully cinematic cry for help and a call to action in an over-illuminated world. Join several colorful characters from astronomers, scientists, educators, sea turtle conservationists, and others as the topic of light pollution is explored. It includes a specia... more

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Shrimp farming in Brazil is devastating the lives of coastal communities and wrecking the environment.

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Migratory birds from Central Asia and other places visit South Indian coastal villages and build a unique relationship with the local community. While migration in birds is motivated by the need to survive, people’s response to them has evolved over the years in the face of the changing conditions of life and the environment. The perceptions of migratory birds among local people fall into a fascinating cycle of human faith and caution within which the birds negotiate their instincts for surviva... more

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Cook It Raw brings together the most innovative minds in the world of gastronomy to discover, learn and inspire each other about traditional foodways. Each year we bring together some of the greatest culinary minds to participate in a curated program in a specific region of the globe where we delve into the fabric, life and culture of that region and explore it through the lens of food. This film documents the 6th such event to date, it took place over 10 days in Charleston South Carolina an... more

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Seeds of Change is a short documentary film that explores the effects of climate change and modernization on the past, present and future of apple farming in the Kal...more
 
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Birth As We Know It - a 45-minute educational version of the 75-minute feature documentary. The full length DVD is 3.5 hrs, covering subjects from conscious preparation i...more
 
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Second Nature is a 18-minute documentary on Janne Saario, a skateboarder turned landscape architect. This film gives a glimpse of Saario's thoughts and dreams, and reveals th...more
 
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Bloom is a science film with a story, an environmental film focused on solutions, and a wake-up call that invention is only half the battle Set in New Zealand, a uniqu...more
 
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Our medical systems are broken. Doctors are capable of extraordinary (and expensive) treatments, but they are losing their core focus: actually treating people. Docto...more
 
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Cold Amazon tells the story of Canada’s massive Mackenzie River Basin. At 1.8 million sq. kilometres, covering three provinces and all three territories, the Mackenzie plays ...more
 
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