Inspired by the sacred ceremony of Shikinen Sengu at Ise Jingu, prestigious Japanese photographer Masaaki Miyazawa’s debut film is a meditation on our connection with nature.Read more
An A-Z of all the short films that screened at the 4th San Francisco Green Film Festival, May 28 - June 1, 2014.
Food is front of mind as we all come together with friends and family for Thanksgiving. Whether it's your old family recipe for pumpkin pie or a new take on turkey and all the trimmings, one things for sure, sharing food and traditions is what makes this holiday special.
Here are our top three Festival documentaries that have sharing and food at the heart of their story.Read more
Conservationist, filmmaker, activist, delinquent – 20-year-old Madison Stewart has been called many things, but to her friends she’s simply 'shark girl'. There's no doubt that sharks have a bad reputation. But these beautiful creatures need our protection.
We love food. We love food that is in sync with the environment even more. Get to the bottom of the issues of food justice and sustainability, then see what you can do to take action.
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Here are some ways to get involved:
- Host a food drive at your school, workplace or next event: One in four people in San Francisco and Marin experience hunger.
- Vote with our forks three times a day: Ideas to support our farmers, our environment & our health.
- Grow your own food: Did you know it's possible to grow bananas in San Francisco? From a tiny basil plant or an indoor dwarf lemon tree to a whole plot for veggies, we can all do our bit to grow local.
- Pledge to reduce food waste: An American family of four throws away an average of $1,600 annually in food.
Green Speak Out! at the Festival
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A perfect storm is brewing as agriculture pioneer Cary Fowler races against time to protect the future of our food. From Rome to Russia and, finally, a remote island under the Arctic Circle, Fowler's passionate and personal journey may hold the key to save a resource we cannot live without: our seeds.
Lunch Love Community is a beautiful and engaging new documentary that explores how a diverse group of pioneering Berkeley parents and activists came together to tackle food reform and food justice in the neighborhood and schools.
With stunning footage of Antarctica's unique landscapes and wildlife, The Last Ocean profiles the international battle over commercial fishing for Chilean Sea Bass in the Ross Sea, the last untouched ocean on earth.
Brazil is facing a health care drama: one in every three children are overweight and 15% are obese. Hear directly from the children that are facing up to their health problems and their struggle, alongside families and experts, to live a healthy lifestyle.