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Sand Wars: The World Is Running Out of Sand

Tweet Sand Wars: A World Without Sand? It’s summer vacation, and you and your friends are planning a trip to the beautiful beaches of Southeast Asia. Although you have never been to places such as Singapore or Morocco, you have heard stories of the renowned crystal blue waters, the luscious green trees, and more likely […]

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Crazywise

Tweet CRAZYWISE: Rethinking Madness, Psychosis or Spiritual Awakening 1 in 5 Americans suffer from a psychological crisis in their lives. Are they crazy, or wise? The documentary Crazywise both engages and educates viewers on the subject of mental health. What may seem like a disadvantage in some cultures can appear to be a gift in […]

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California weighs first statewide ban on lead ammo

Tweet California bill AB 711: Hunting: non-lead ammunition. Motion passed by the Assembly Water, Parks and Wildlife Committee to Committee on Appropriations. In November, one of the oldest condors in Central California died from lead poisoning after being found with tiny bullet fragments and a .22-caliber slug in his gullet that he apparently swallowed with […]

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The Discovery Channel Odometer Turns for Planet Green

Tweet Planet Green will no longer be broadcast. No revolutions will be televised. Edward Murrow referred to it as ”wires and lights in a box” … this instrument, this TV… will be used for our sheer entertainment as we traipse around America looking for … BBQ? Planet Green is now Destination America.

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Review: GREEN a film by Patrick Rouxel

Tweet GREEN is a film of comparisons. With no dialogue, and at times no sound other than birdsong, the film nonetheless artfully contrasts the beauty and balance the natural environment and the destruction and violence of consumerism.

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Sepp Holzer’s Permaculture

Tweet This DVD contains all three films on the Austrian “Agro-Rebel” Sepp Holzer, who simply observes nature and works with it successfully. Sepp Holzer built one of the biggest functioning permaculture farms in Europe. This DVD contains 3 films about Permaculture Farming: Farming with Nature: A beautiful fishpond system with its own water power station, […]

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YouTube to start renting movies 1-22-10

Tweet From YouTube’s blog: YouTube to Sundance: Independent Filmmakers Wanted Hummm, maybe Green Planet Films should get in on this. We already have a YouTube Channel. ….  we (YouTube) are excited today to announce our partnership with the Sundance Film Festival to make five films from the 2010 and 2009 festivals available for rent for […]

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6 Billion Others Climate Voices: a video project by Yann Arthus-Bertrand.

Tweet Presented at the Copenhagen Climate Change Conference, and streamed online for free from Dec 9-18th 2009 In 2003, after completing The Earth Seen from the Sky, photographer/conservationist Yann Arthus-Bertrand, with Sybille d’Orgeval and Baptiste Rouget-Luchaire, launched the project “6 Billion Others”.  5,000 interviews were filmed in 75 countries by 6 directors who went in […]

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Hello world!

Tweet Welcome to our Green Planet Films blog.  Here is a lot happening in the world of environmental films. We’d like to keep you posted on the latest green films, environmental film festivals, and personalities behind or in front of the scene.

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