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The short documentary "Sun for Rent" tells the story of the NGO Ecofinder Kenya. It rents out solar lamps in remote areas of western Kenya. Thus the organization not onl... more
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Their Future in Your Hands was produced by Animal Aid as an educational resource to promote discussion about animal rights in UK schools. The film demonstrates that animals have rich emotional lives - in many ways similar to our own. It explores the various ways in which animals are used in society and encourages students to question our current relationship with the animal world. Rather than simply describing the suffering of animals in laboratories and factory farms, this is a film o... more

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Narrated by Robert Redford FIGHTING GOLIATH: TEXAS COAL WARS follows the story of Texans fighting a high-stakes battle for clean air. The film introduces the unlikely partners — mayors, ranchers, CEOs, community groups, legislators, lawyers, faith groups, and citizens — that have come together to oppose the construction of 19 conventional coal-fired power plants that were slated to be built in Eastern and Central Texas and that were being fast-tracked by the Governor. The film centers o... more

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In April 2013 this film set out to investigate the increasing number of claims that cannabis oil can treat cancer. This has been done through the lives of terminal cancer patients living in the UK. It includes contributions from world-leading research labs, the pharmaceutical industry and an illegal medical organization that produces and provides cannabis oil to cancer patients. This film is an objective investigation in to the potential role cannabis can play as part of an integrated and ope... more

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Urban Farmers captures the stories of operating farms in New York City and their relationships to the communities they serve. These unique and significant farms will show the dedication and hardships farmers face dealing with a traditional profession in a constantly-growing urban metropolis. The film explores the importance of supporting local agriculture and those working to protect it by keeping local food sources near urban areas.

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Somewhere, right now, a military working dog is searching for roadside bombs and protecting our troops in Afghanistan. They’re on the front lines, facing explosions and gunfire—a memory that haunts some of these dogs for the rest of their lives. “Dogs of War: The Fight Back Home” portrays how post-traumatic stress disorder affects our brave military working dogs for years to come. The film takes you on the same journey as a military working dog (MWD)—from the puppy program at Lackland Ai... more

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Good morning Taranto is an intense and passionate journey through an area surrounded by clouds of smog. An intoxicating city at an unsustainable level, with the air, land and water all poisoned by the blasting furnaces of Ilva, where coal is burned to produce steel. Ilva is the largest steel plant in Europe, and was built right next to Taranto’s suburbs nearly fifty years ago. Its inhabitants' angers and dreams are accompanied by a nomadic intermittent radio, a digital cine-eye that marks the rhyth... more

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Bhopali tracks the survivors of the world's worst industrial disaster, the 1984 Union Carbide gas leak in Bhopal, India which killed thousands of people. Today, the suffering continues, prompting victims to fight for justice against Union Carbide, the American corporation responsible for the disaster.

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Dominga lives in Bolivia, Gloria in Ecuador and Norquis in Venezuela. Multinationals arrived in their countries back in the nineties heralding a brighter future. At that tim...more
 
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‘The Path of the Horse’ documentary explores the future of horse-human relationships. Join former horse trainer Stormy May as she travels the world to interview today’...more
 
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While taking a walk on a remote Welsh hillside 30 years ago - Peter came upon a secret valley. He had always dreamed of living in a remote and beautiful place far away from ...more
 
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Beginning in 1986, when she became inspired by a dream and was prompted to embark upon a quest for global peace, artist Vijali Hamilton traveled from one country t...more
 
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Gorakhpur is the second largest city in the mid-Gangetic plains of India. This film tells the story of a city grappling with the dual pressures of urbanization an...more
 
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In Asian culture, elephants are a mythological symbol of greatness, respect and good luck, but the reality for these animals is very different from that. A tame elephant i...more
 
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  • By exploring the meaning of the garden in their lives, Canadian organic gardener Mary Perlmutter and her family members learn about themselves and each other. This film explores how the garden takes on various roles and functions within the lives of the family for whom it provides sustenance and enjoyment, including that of a mirror of th... more
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Watch films (documentaries, short films, talks & more) at this online film festival. Discover film-makers and their voices. Learn about social issues prevalent in the current world. Vote for the art & entertainment that is evolved and exists for transformation towards new future. Promote consciousness about humanity & environment - our culture, nature & life driven by the spiritual state, individual and collective.