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Best-selling author and renowned environmental activist Bill McKibben lays bare the only three numbers we need to know to understand the climate crisis. McKibben's clear breakdown of the facts — and the stakes — has sparked an unprecedented global movement that is rising up to keep CO2 emissions down.

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Greenland's vast natural resources, ranging from oil and gas to uranium, rare earth and iron ore, have remained largely inaccessible under thick layers of ice, making them too difficult and expensive to extract. But with a receding ice sheet and new transport routes opening through the Northwest Passage these prized materials have now placed Greenland at the threshold of a potential commodities boom that could see the territory transformed. This potentially paves the way for companies like th... more

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The land that has sustained the Vuntut Gwitchin First Nation, People of the Lakes, in the Far North of Yukon Canada is undergoing rapid changes from global warming. This film takes you on an incredible journey from nearly 20 years ago to the present, with a community whose very survival is at risk. This film was produced by the Arctic Institute of Community-Based Research in partnership with Vuntut Gwitchin First Nation (Heritage Department)

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Our documentary "Another World" introduces 15 grassroots initiatives in Greece that form another world right here, right now, regardless of the economic crisis. It includes an in-depth analysis of their origins and their visions and on how they represent the principle "think global, act local". In a few words, it is a collective effort of communities and conscious individuals towards more sustainability and solidarity, with less competition and dependency.

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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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This feature-length documentary film highlights some of the impacts and resolve related to ongoing industrial development and injustice on traditional territories of First Nations people in the Canadian provinces of Alberta and Saskatchewan. The story begins in Alexis Nakota Sioux Nation, where oil and gas development has led to environmental injustice, including a decline in the health of moose, a cultural keystone species and staple food source. Similar stories are shared in Saskatchewa... more

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A new “soy rush” has been kick-started, and large-scale farm producers from all over Brazil are flocking to the Amazon forest in hopes of striking it rich with this golden crop. Yet all this comes at a price. Communities – most often those found in the forest – are often violently expelled from their lands in the wake of this uncontrolled scramble to plant soy. For Brazil, it’s all in the name of progress. Still, if you ask those whom have been chased from their lands and have see... more

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Armila is a 600-person village in the indigenous Guna Yala region of Panama. Regional pride is ubiquitous, but as Western customs, technologies and ideals are adopted by th...more
 
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Hawaii farmers, teachers, legal and medical experts and community activists share their perspectives on GMO’s (Genetically Modified Organisms), the genetic engineerin...more
 
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Twenty-five miles from town, a million miles from mainstream society, a loose-knit community of radicals lives in the desert, struggling to survive with little food, less wate...more
 
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Artificial intelligence is getting smarter by leaps and bounds — within this century, research suggests, a computer all could be as "smart" as a human being. An...more
 
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Photo artist, Kim Jung-Man and the members of a cultural artist association to protect Gulupdo (hereinafter Artists Support in Gulupdo) recollect the past days. In past, Ki...more
 
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The content of the film is water pollution in the village of Cham Khe, Phong Khe Dist, Bac Ninh city. This is a village located in a very dynamic economic zone of Bac Ninh. Mor...more
 
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