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The Darkest Summer is a documentary directed by Alba Forés and Rubén Soler Ferrer about the biggest environmental disaster that Valencia (Spain) has suffered in the last 2... more
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Who would consider soya suspicious? As a symbol of a vegetarian diet, soy is usually associated with nature, balance, and health. So what a surprise it is to be told that today this legume is putting the whole Amazon rainforest in jeopardy – with potentially devastating consequences. The soybean has become one of the most consumed products, especially since the mad cow epidemic ravaged several countries. At this point in time, there is a pressing need for increasing soybean production in order t... more

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El Ritmo de la Tierra explores the human and natural life of Camallera, a small Catalan village between the Pyrenees and the Mediterranean Sea, in search of the contrast between the so called old traditional tranquility and the contemporary velocity. While following seven passionate inhabitants, a few narrative threads emerge which accentuate the fact that, in despite of all the changes caused by modern life, tourism, and even a high speed line, life has it's own rhythm.

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In October 2008 ten elephants were captured in Southern Zimbabwe. They were sent to Sondelani Lodge in Southern Matabele. The elephant were captured in order to break them in for elephant-back safaris. Caring people intervened and the elephants were rescued. Nine Little Elephants is a “true life” documentary. The emotions that were captured over the nearly one year of filming make this a compelling and at times heart-wrenching story. The producers had access to all the drama that went into th... more

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Toxic Tears looks at the little-known darker side of the “Green Revolution” in India that transformed agriculture, but has negatively impacted thousands of farmers in the country. The Green Revolution of the mid 20th Century was aimed at greatly reducing starvation in the Third World. But the high-yielding seeds and monocrops central to its success required heavy use of chemical fertilizers, pesticides and water, with a higher cost than the traditional, more natural methods that wer... more

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YWCA Muskoka’s “Fairly Foul Project – Chemicals, Cosmetics and YOU” was designed to engage young women, particularly those living in Canada, to be aware of the contents of the cosmetics they use. This film highlights the connections between women, their cosmetic products and their health.

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Do you know where your water comes from? In the semi-arid landscape of the Cuvelai River Basin, an inquisitive student, called Nelago, sets off on a journey of discovery. Her curiosity leads her to breathtaking waterfalls, inside a world-class hydro power plant, and even across the border to Angola, where she learns to never again take access to safe drinking water for granted. Nelago’s Journey eventually leads her back to her village tap, where water all the way from the Kunene River in Angola make... more

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In 2010 the worst floods in living memory ripped through Pakistan. Millions of people were displaced and vital crops destroyed. A small disaster relief team from Europe set out to make a difference to the beleaguered Pakistani people. The team set out to supply food aid for the live stock that was starving in the wake of the floods. Filmmaker Phillip Lennon accompanied the team. This is his story.

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A battle is being waged for the soul of Grandmother Water. She who nurtures Mother Earth who nurtures us all. She is the sacred river goddess "Tjër Di" to the indigenous Nas...more
 
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"Wood of Value" is an observational documentary of a tree's journey from the forests of Norway to the metropolis of London. The annual tradition of transporting a Christma...more
 
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Sustainable forestry for local communities by use of a portable sawmill, manufactured locally and used as the basis for the training of villagers and providin...more
 
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Two views of the world: that of the prehistoric man (a shaman) and that of modern man (a scientist). While they have a different relation with nature, they also have a lo...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 eve...more
 
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The video documentary follows 6 different families on their breastfeeding journeys, from pregnancy to the babies' first few months. It explores the ups and downs, the benefits an...more
 
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