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Forest Man

Since the 1970’s Majuli islander Jadav Payeng has been planting trees in order to save his island. To date he has single handedly planted a forest larger than Central Park NYC. His forest has transformed what was once a barren wasteland, into a lush oasis. Humble yet passionate and philosophical about his work. Payeng takes […]

Women´s March Mini

The first video (Women’s March Mini) features selected sections from the longer Women’s March documentary (Sustain the Flame) made from more than 30 interviews conducted that day. This mini provides a short monologue on why I felt compelled to gather voices as well as two interviews from that are particularly poignant to issues we continue […]

Paul Hawken – Project Drawdown | Bioneers

Providing key context and framing for the important race to ‘drawdown’ greenhouse gases from the atmosphere, legendary author and entrepreneur Paul Hawken outlines Project Drawdown: a book, a digital platform, and open-source database. Through measuring the beneficial financial, social and environmental impact that ‘state-of-the-shelf’ solutions can deliver, Project Drawdown shows the world that if it’s […]

Climate Change and Intergenerational Evil

This video was created to be the single best quickie overview of the problem (and solutions) to climate change / global-warming. In 2012 the speed and magnitude of human-caused climate disturbance became undeniable, making this the fundamental moral issue of our time. This 49-minute program includes video excerpts from talks by the world’s most respected […]

Climate Change: The Next Generation

Kelsey Juliana, an 18-year-old activist, is fighting climate change in the courts and walking across the country to spread the word on global warming. See more: http://bit.ly/XQxxzy

March for Science — Climate Change is Single Most Critical Issue

The second video (Science March – Climate Change is the Single Most Important Issue) features an interview from the March for Science of Joe Higgins who works as a naturalist at Cleveland MetroParks in Ohio. He talks about what he considers to be the single most important issue facing us as a species today—Climate Change. […]

Real Time with Bill Maher: New Rule – Supply Side Jesus (HBO)

Subscribe to the Real Time YouTube: http://itsh.bo/10r5A1B In his editorial New Rule, Bill Maher explains how Pope Francis’ recent visit exposed just how little the “Christians” of the far right believe in what Jesus actually said. Connect with Real Time Online: Find Real Time on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Maher Find Real Time on Twitter: https://twitter.com/RealTimers Find Real […]

Citizens’ Climate Lobby Introductory Video

http://citizensclimatelobby.org/climate-change-solutions-speak-up-for-climate/ You can speak up for climate change solutions that bridge the partisan divide like Carbon Fee and Dividend, which gives all revenue back to households. Narrated by Ian Somerhalder. Transcript: The climate is changing. Extreme weather is disrupting livelihoods and food supplies around the world. This is observed. This is documented. This is the […]

Coalition Of The Willing

‘Coalition of the Willing’ is a collaborative animated film and web-based event about an online war against global warming in a ‘post Copenhagen’ world. ‘Coalition of the Willing’ has been Directed and produced by Knife Party, written by Tim Rayner and crafted by a network of 24 artists from around the world using varied and […]

How the oceans can clean themselves: Boyan Slat at TEDxDelft

18-year-old Boyan Slat combines environmentalism, entrepreneurism and technology to tackle global issues of sustainability. After diving in Greece, and coming across more plastic bags than fish, he wondered; “why can’t we clean this up?” While still being on secondary school, he then decided to dedicate half a year of research to understand plastic pollution and […]

Science March – Rising Seas

The third video (Science March – Rising Seas) is also from the March for Science and features 4 people attending the march. Each of the people interviewed voiced their concern of climate change and climate denial. These interviews also discuss how to speak to people who deny climate change and ways to bridge the divide […]

Robert Redford, Actor and longtime conservationist at the High-level event on Climate Change

United Nations – Statement by Mr. Robert Redford, Actor and longtime conservationist at the High-level event of the United Nations General Assembly on Climate Change (29 June 2015). Mr. Redford has served on the NRDC’s board of trustees since 1975. Website: http://www.un.org/pga/290615_hle-climate-change/

Leonardo DiCaprio (UN Messenger of Peace) at the opening of Climate Summit 2014

United Nations – Statement by Mr. Leonardo DiCaprio, UN Messenger of Peace with a special focus on climate change, at the opening of the Climate Summit 2014. Climate Summit 2014: http://www.un.org/climatechange/summit/

iMatter: TRUST Oregon

TRUST Oregon features Kelsey Cascadia Rose Juliana, a 16-year-old from Eugene, who is passionate about preserving this beautiful Earth. Kelsey’s identity is directly tied to the various elements of Oregon’s biodiversity. She was born in a 1-room cabin in Fall Creek amidst the old-growth trees of the Cascades. She was named after Kelsey Creek – […]

In Transition 1.0: From oil dependence to to local resilience – English Subtitles

‘In Transition’ is the first detailed film about the Transition movement filmed by those that know it best, those who are making it happen on the ground. The Transition movement is about communities around the world responding to peak oil and climate change with creativity, imagination and humour, and setting about rebuilding their local economies […]

Occupy Wall St – The Revolution Is Love w Charles Eisenstein

A taste of the upcoming feature documentary, Occupy Love. This is a community funded film. http://www.occupylove.org “Love is the felt experience of connection to another being. An economist says ‘more for you is less for me.’ But the lover knows that more of you is more for me too. If you love somebody their happiness […]

TalkingStickTV – Naomi Klein – This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. The Climate

Talk by Naomi Klein author of “This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. The Climate” given September 28, 2014 at Town Hall Seattle.

Xiuhtezcatl, Indigenous Climate Activist at the High-level event on Climate Change

United Nations – Remarks by Xiuhtezcatl, indigenous climate activist and Youth Director of Earth Guardians at the opening segment of the High-level event of the United Nations General Assembly on Climate Change (29 June 2015). Website: http://www.un.org/pga/290615_hle-climate-change/

In Transition 2.0: a story of resilience and hope in extraordinary times

You can now order the DVD of this film, in a deluxe or a budget version, from http://www.transitionnetwork.org/transition-2. It features the following subtitles, all of which have been done by volunteers in their respective countries: Albanian, Croatian, Dutch, Finnish, French, German, Hebrew, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Romanian, Slovak, Spanish, Swedish, Turkish. You will also find […]