films

ma welcomes us – into-me-see
probing must-see films

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ALL BEGAN WITH RACHEL – 2-hr PBS American Experience, 1/25/17. Program of Rachel Carson’s Silent Spring, start of climate reality

BEFORE THE FLOOD, ” directed by Fisher Stevens, captures a three-year personal journey alongside Academy Award-winning actor and U.N. Messenger of Peace Leonardo DiCaprio as he interviews individuals from every facet of society in both developing and developed nations who provide unique, impassioned and pragmatic views on what must be done today and in the future to prevent catastrophic disruption of life on our planet. ” ( National Geographic ). past these elections – beautifully done. thanks leo for reminding us what’s going on beyond today’s voting trifles. 11/7/16

BEFORE THE FLOOD – MORE ( 12/7/16 ) – do watch it as leo invites, but maybe less free online. video editor lefou puts it again together for us

BIDDER 70, Tim DeChristopher’s story of imprisonment standing up for public lands in Utah

BIKES VS CARS – choose your pedal ! beautifully done in jammed up cities like sao paolo, los angeles, toronto. and some like amsterdam and copenhagen where bikes have their way

CHASING ICE, vanishing Arctic glaciers by National Geographic photographer James Balog

DIRT, What dirty really looks like !

DISOBEDIENCE – fossil fuels fight us, top action movie of our time, full 41 min online.

DISRUPTION ( 2 min trailer ) – by Kelly Nyks & Jared P. Scott – just in case you forgot why People’s Climate March ?

DISRUPTION ( entire 52 ½-min film )

FIERCE GREEN FIRE,  History of the battle for a living planet, from John Muir to Climate Change

FIERCE LIGHT, in-your-face activism + true spirituality

HOME, Yann Arthus-Bertrand’s highly moving, definitive statement on global warming

NATURAL WORLD, Farm for the Future. Full 48-min film, rated in top-ten by Transition Culture

OBSELIDIA, Is life obsolete ?

PLANET EARTH II – 11/7/16 – trailer of super hi-rez look at our cousins, beautifully activated, lit, orchestrated in upcoming BBC series

SURVIVING PROGRESS, Martin Scorsese’s meditative documentary about rapacious consumption

THE ISLAND PRESIDENT, Mohammed Nasheed presses to reverse climate change to save his Maldives

THE JOURNEY HOME, Family Film 2015 connecting love, action in melting arctic. ma can win in numbers of ways

THE LAST MOUNTAIN, RFK Jr takes on Massey Coal in West Virginia’s magnificent Appalachians

TO THE ARCTIC, Beautiful IMax film

WASTELAND, much-awarded documentary detailing what happens in world’s largest trash city

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