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Earth Days

Tweet In Theaters Starting August 2009 EARTH DAYS is a feature length documentary about the origins of the modern environmental movement, told through the eyes of nine Americans who were inspired to act on what they believed was the most important challenge facing mankind. Visually stunning and vastly entertaining, Earth Days looks back to the […]

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FRESH the movie

Tweet Here’s another new film about food, FRESH the movie. We all eat, but do we really THINK about what we eat? How its grown, where, ethical or sustainable practices used, and chemicals or additives to make it grow quicker and larger. FRESH celebrates the farmers, thinkers and business people across America who are re-inventing […]

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Texas Gold up for Film-Maker’s Choice Award

Tweet ‘Texas Gold’ has been selected among the top ten films contenders for Culture Unplugged’s  “Green Unplugged” Film-Maker’s Choice Award. This group of ten films is selected by the public and C.U. film festival team. They have been sent to esteemed film-makers /Producers / Social Scientist / Activists  across the globe for award selection. They […]

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Algalita Marine Research Foundation to Document Pacific Gyre update.

Tweet Voyage set sail June 11th, 2009 Watch  Algalita’s Founder and Research Coordinator Charles Moore presenting at the TED talks. Don’t miss this important presentation. Algalita Marine Research Foundation (AMRF) is a Long Beach, California-based non-profit marine research and education organization dedicated to the protection of the marine environment and its watersheds through research, education, […]

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Houses of Straw

Tweet Recently added to the Green Planet Films website Why build with straw? Straw is an annually renewable crop, available wherever grain crops are grown. It is indeed a waste product, much of which is currently burnt in the fields. The thick walls offer superior insulation value. With a natural plaster, straw bale walls ‘breathe,’ […]

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Suzanne Harle selected as Jackson Hole Wildlife Film Festival Peer Judge

Tweet Our Green Planet Films Founder and Executive Director Suzanne Harle has been selected to participate in the 2009 Jackson Hole Wildlife Film Festival as a Peer Judge for the WEB 2.0/New Media, and Web Presence categories. The JHWFF will be held September 28-October 2, 2009 in Jackson Hole, WY at the stunning Jackson Lake […]

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Rodos Ecofilm Festival, Greece

Tweet June 23-28, 2009. Rhodes Greece 7th Annual Over 100 short to feature length documentaries with environmental and ecology themes, will be screened at Rodos ecofilms, encouraging conservation issues and issues related with the natural, the human and the built environment. Prizes will be awarded to the films for their innovative approach in conservation issues […]

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Solar Power 4 Me

Tweet New into the Green Planet Films Catalog MAKE YOUR OWN FREE POWER FROM THE SUN! It’s easy and takes very little effort. No moving parts. Nothing toxic. Just hook up some solar panels and you are on your way to energy independence and saving money. You can even make money buy selling energy you […]

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Code of Best Practices for Sustainable Filmmaking

Tweet If you are planning a new production and would like to make your film in an environmentally conscious manner, here’s a resource for you from The Center for Social Media at American University. This site currently contains the Code’s Principles as well as its checklists, carbon trackers, and Web resources. These may be downloaded […]

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Puneites will soon watch green films

Tweet From Mid Day By: Vivek Sabnis   Date:  2009-06-08   Place: Pune India Vasundhara Club, a film archive that will only host films on ecological themes, to open shop in the weeks ahead On the lines of the National Film Archives of India (NFAI), Pune is all set to get another film compilation. However, unlike NFAI […]

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