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This documentary is the first-ever documentation of medicinal plants wealth of northern Indian Himalaya called Uttarakhand. Film also covers the traditional use of locall... more
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On a rainy night in May of 2012 a coalition of musicians, scientists and activists gathered in Albany on the governor’s front doorstep, calling for a ban on hydraulic-fracturing. With the news that Governor Andrew Cuomo might lift the moratorium on fracking in New York any day, the event was assembled in less than a month. Two rehearsals in 24 hours and it was showtime! The goal of the varied participants, many of whom had never met before this night, was to explain in clea... more

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With planning permission for Britain's biggest dairy at Nocton about to be re-submitted, The Ecologist travels to California to examine intensive milk production - and finds factory farms, conflict, intimidation, pesticides, pollution and small-scale farmers driven out of business.

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Locavore features neo-pioneers, grassroots farmers, businesses, and organizations that play significant roles in the movement. This film was created to be used as a tool to inspire, educate, and empower people to rethink where they obtain their food supply. Unlike other films that use scare tactics in order to captivate an audience, Locavore is positive and light hearted. It provides solutions and concentrates on the brighter side of getting one's food as close to home as possible.

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The advent of renewable energy sources represents an authentic economic and cultural devolution, that can liberate humanity from the limit, which it has faced for decades, of an energy production regime based on fossil fuels, with all the geopolitical, health and economic consequences that accompany it. But the development of renewable energy sources in Italy shows several important anomalies that run the risk of ruining the very same virtuous mechanisms that renewable energy could set i... more

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Anne, Elisabeth and Philippe are electrosensitive. Like thousands of others in their situation, they are affected by waves emitted by cell phones, Wi-Fi, and sometimes even power lines. They live in a society that doesn't recognize their handicap, and their doctor ignores the underlying mechanisms of their condition — so they can only count on themselves to save their skin. By their side, many scientists, and some politicians, keep up the fight. Their goal: to alert the sanitation authoritie... more

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Texas-based archaeologists, Meredith Dreiss and David Brown, take the viewer on a 10,000 year-long visual exploration of the symbiotic relationship between agaves and the humans who depended upon them. Told through the lens of anthropological, botanical and ecological investigations, AGAVE IS LIFE, narrated by actor Edward James Olmos, delves into the ceremonial and sacred importance of this multipurpose plant, native to the Americas. From the ancient times to the present, we learn how agaves becam... more

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This documentary contains engaging explanations for designing sustainable systems in the tropics of Asia. How to build a house, what to keep in mind while planting a veggie garden etc. Christian Shearer - well known permaculturalist and teacher - is our guide in the world of permaculture and inspires us to take care of ourselves and each other.

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In this short film, EJF explains how climate change is having a profound human impact on one of the world's poorest countries today. In Bangladesh, more than 80% o...more
 
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This film was produced by Animal Aid as an educational resource to promote discussion in UK schools about the ethical issues raised by factory farming. It present...more
 
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Every year, between 4 and 5 million animals are trapped and killed in the United States for the commercial fur trade. Untargeted millions suffer similar gruesome deaths in trap...more
 
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The Value of the Land reflects one of the gravest situations currently affecting Mexico’s rural areas: the loss of farming land as a result of peasants selling their communa...more
 
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American Samoa, like many tropical islands, is resource limited due to its size, population, and isolation. The land, people, and marine environment are impacted by th...more
 
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Population loss and industrial collapse scar cities around the globe. People in post-industrial, blighted neighborhoods are taking action to make their communities ...more
 
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