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    Resilience in Action: Highlights From a Virtual Eco Film Festival

    Resilience in Action: Highlights From a Virtual Eco Film Festival

    By Daisy Simmons Nevada City, California. Amidst a historic pandemic and social unrest, watching the accelerating impacts of climate change on the silver screen could create a sense of helplessness – or deepen the resolve to act. Emphasizing the latter, “Resilient by Nature” was the official theme of the recent Wild & Scenic Film Festival, […]

    9 Environmental Docs To Watch During the Coronavirus Lockdown

    9 Environmental Docs To Watch During the Coronavirus Lockdown

    By Anne-Sophie Brändlin COVID-19 and climate change have been two of the most pressing issues in 2020. So why not spend your lockdown binge-watching environmental documentaries that come with an impactful message about the fate of our planet? 1.My Octopus Teacher (2020) No person has ever gotten as close and intimate with a wild octopus […]

    3 Top New Environmental Documentaries

    3 Top New Environmental Documentaries

    This week marks the official start of fall, but longer nights and colder days can make it harder to spend time outdoors. Luckily, there are several inspiring environmental films that can be streamed at home. 1. Kiss the Ground Streaming on: Netflix Between wildfires devastating the U.S. West Coast and storms battering the Gulf, the impacts of the climate […]

    34 Movies and Series to Inspire During COVID-19

    34 Movies and Series to Inspire During COVID-19

    By Danielle Nierenberg and Katie Howell While COVID-19 is exposing fundamental flaws in the global food and agriculture system, it is creating the opportunity to reimagine honoring farmers and food workers and producing healthy, nutritious food. The virus is forcing people to press pause on their daily lives, so Food Tank has compiled a list […]

    ‘Artifishal’: New Film Asks, Have We Reached the End of Wild?

    ‘Artifishal’: New Film Asks, Have We Reached the End of Wild?

    That salmon sitting in your neighborhood grocery store’s fish counter won’t look the same to you after watching Artifishal, a new film from Patagonia. The project, which got its start when Patagonia founder Yvon Chouinard wanted to make a film about the arrogance of humankind, turned out to be a film about salmon … and […]

    The Biggest Surprises From ‘The Biggest Little Farm’

    The Biggest Surprises From ‘The Biggest Little Farm’

    By Andrew Amelinckx Take a broken-down 200-acre property that has been transformed into an incredibly lush and diverse biodynamic farm over eight years and capture it all on film and you get The Biggest Little Farm. This documentary tells the story of two newbie farmers and their rescue dog as they leave Los Angeles behind […]