Narrated by Academy Award winners, Sissy Spacek and Herbie Hancock, Amazon Gold is the disturbing account of a journey to bear witness to the apocalyptic destruction of the rainforest in the pursuit of illegally mined gold.
With the help of branding and outdoor experts, David Bond develops and launches a nationwide marketing campaign to get children outside. This is the hilarious, real-life story of one man's determination to get children out and into the ultimate, free wonder-product: Nature.
The director of the Oscar-winning March of the Penguins, Luc Jacquet, takes a spectacular journey with renowned French botanist and ecologist Francis Hallé into the tropical rainforests of the Peruvian Amazon and Gabon.
Based on Jonathan Franzen’s essay in The New Yorker, this powerful documentary shows the secret struggle to save the millions of songbirds that are illegally poached each year in the Mediterranean.
Our national attitude to dams is changing. From pride in big dams as feats of engineering, there is now a growing awareness that we can bring our rivers back to life. Winner of the Audience Award at the 2014 SXSW festival.
Here's the A-Z of shorts screened at the 3rd San Francisco Green Film Festival.
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Bat City, USA is Laura Brooks' compelling new documentary about how a city overcame its fear of one of the world's most misunderstood creatures and now heartily embraces them, largely thanks to the efforts of one man.
The location of the world’s largest—and possibly toxic—gold-mine pit, Guatemala is also the homeland of the Maya and their decidedly holistic cosmology. This kaleidoscopically beautiful documentary follows the daily and ceremonial lives of six articulate young Maya as they struggle to maintain their way of life.Read more
World famous Japanese artist Susumu Shingu sculpts the winds and follows them in search of a resting place, a wind-powered home, for his long, lifetime dream of Breathing Earth. A film about the wind, the philosophy of a wise person, about art and love and dreams.
Travel with filmmaker Angela Sun to Midway Atoll, a remote island in the pacific, as she seeks to uncover the mystery behind the island of garbage that everyone has heard of but no one truly understands.Read more