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SCRAPHOUSE San Francisco

Tweet The impossible white knuckle 6 week Design-Build challenge is now on DVD. ScrapHouse was a temporary demonstration home, built entirely of salvaged material on Civic Center Plaza adjacent to San Francisco City Hall. Challenge 1: Design Rethinking a standard single-family home floor plan, the ScrapHouse Design Team generated an elegant design solution, inspired by […]

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Serious Green: Movies That Go Beyond Food Inc

Tweet SERIOUS EATS Tressa Eaton has compiled a terrific list of food related films. Comments to her post offer an even broader selection. If you are serious about food, and serious about what you eat and how its grown, take a peek at her post, first paragraph below: This summer’s Food, Inc. has brought food […]

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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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i Love Trash

Tweet Recently added to the Green Planet Films catalog In i Love Trash, David Brown and Greg Mann try an experiment in waste. After recognizing the huge amount of waste in the United States, David and Greg decide to see just how much people throw away. They move to a new city and get an […]

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No Impact Man

Tweet Opens in theaters September 4, 2009 Is it possible to live a year making zero impact on the environment? Is it possible to do this from the 11th story of a New York City apartment? Accomplished author Colin Beavan is determined to find out, and to take his wife and toddler along for the […]

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HOME a film by Yann Arthus Bertrand

Tweet Released online June 5, 2009 World Environment Day The Global Premiere of HOME on 5 June for World Environment Day now features major screenings in exceptional metropolitan sites with a star-studded attendance Personal Message from Yann Arthus-Bertrand, Photographer and Founding President, GoodPlanet.org, UNEP Goodwill Ambassador We are living in exceptional times. Scientists tell us […]

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“Tapped” film examines bottled water industry

Tweet A film in production By 2030 the United Nations estimates two-thirds of the world will lack access to clean drinking water. Tapped will illustrate the impact of the global water crisis on America and what we can do as individuals to enact change sooner rather than later. Tapped examines the role of the bottled […]

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The Cove

Tweet Coming to theaters July 31, 2009 Winner of the Audience Award for Best Documentary at the 2009 Sundance Film Festival, The Cove follows a high-tech dive team on a mission to discover the truth about the international dolphin capture trade as practiced in Taiji, Japan. Utilizing state-of-the-art techniques, including hidden microphones and cameras in […]

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New Film About World Fish Stocks

Tweet Opening June 14, 2009 THE END OF THE LINE Imagine a World Without Fish Screening dates HERE Read more from Producers Website: The world’s first major documentary about the devastating effect of overfishing premiered at Sundance Film Festival Imagine an ocean without fish. Imagine your meals without seafood. Imagine the global consequences. This is […]

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Food, Inc

Tweet How much do we really know about the food we buy at our local supermarkets and serve to our families? In Food, Inc., filmmaker Robert Kenner lifts the veil on our nation’s food industry, exposing the highly mechanized underbelly that’s been hidden from the American consumer with the consent of our government’s regulatory agencies, […]

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