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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 th... more
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The documentary presents seven urban gardening projects in Berlin, Germany (community gardens, intercultural gardens, roof gardens, also “guerrilla gardening”). The film focuses on the personal view of the urban gardeners, their visions as well as their concrete projects experimenting with a new way of “alternative” city planning. The citizens would like to change their cities in order to make them greener, to cultivate their own food and to work in intercultural communities. Besides th... 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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In 1996, Monsanto introduced its first GMO seeds. It ensured that farmers could not save the seeds and essentially lose the ownership of their seeds. Consequently, the power balance shifted away from the farmers to corporations who now own 80 percent of GM corn and 93 percent of the GM soy market. Now, not only do farmers have to buy the seeds from the corporations year after year, but they are also forced to comply with the rules and regulations embedded in the contracts, which are designed t... more

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Sadhana Forest is an ecological restoration project run by a utopian community located in one of the most politically complicated and environmentally degraded terrains in the world—in an area of referred to locally as "the wasteland."

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An incredible, unique, and moving documentary about a concert pianist playing the music of the world’s greatest composers to blind, abused, injured and orphaned elephants with extraordinary results. This amazing story began when British musician Paul Barton played piano to a group of elephants at a sanctuary on the banks of the iconic River Kwai in Thailand. In the audience was an abused and blind bull elephant called Pla-Ra. “Pla-Ra was behind the piano with a mouthful of barn gras... more

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This film by brother-sister duo Sam and Kate Fulbright takes a closer look at what climate change really means in the United States, and dives beyond the daunting numbers and graphs to meet the people and communities affected by the problem of climate change.

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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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Maasai Voices on Climate Change (and other changes, too) (2011) is a short documentary collaboratively created by a group of young Maasai pastoralists of both genders from th...more
 
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A Farmer's Tale offers an insight into the life of a former opium poppy grower in the Pa-O region of Myanmar's southern Shan State. Strikingly photographed, this short documentar...more
 
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In rural Nicaragua, a women's group strives for a sustainable future using solar energy.
 
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The coastal plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge in Alaska is one of America’s greatest wilderness areas. This area is the birthing and nursing ground for th...more
 
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"Breakthrough" is a not just a film about the raw vegan diet, not just a film about a new way of life, but a film about a breakthrough in the maximization of huma...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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