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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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Cinemambiente – Environmental Film Festival

Tweet Cinemambiente – Environmental Film Festival will take place in Turin, Italy from the 8th to 13th October 2009. CinemAmbiente began in Turin in 1998, with the ambition of promoting the culture of the environment through cinema. It wants above all to be a festival involving enjoyment; here the best films of the year dealing […]

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American Conservation Film Festival

Tweet American Conservation Film Festival (ACFF) is preparing for its 2009 festival to be held November 5-8, 2009, in Shepherdstown, West Virginia (about 70 miles west of Washington, DC). the ACFF presents outstanding films dealing with natural resource conservation — films that inspire audiences to reflect upon the natural environment and view environmental challenges in […]

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KLUNKERZ on KQED

Tweet KLUNKERZ, produced and directed by Billy Savage, will be broadcast on PBS affiliate KQED June 28-July 3rd 2009. Using archival footage and recent conversations, KLUNKERZ is the story of the development of the mountain bike. Read about it  HERE. In the late 1960s and early 1970s, San Francisco was the vortex of America’s counter-culture […]

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Fridays at the Farm

Tweet Have you thought about joining a CSA? (Community Supported Agriculture.)  Good for you, good for the farm. Fridays at the Farm Feeling disconnected from their food, a filmmaker and his family decide to join a local community supported organic farm. As he photographs the growing process, the filmmaker moves from passive observer to active […]

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NaturVision Wildlife Film Festival

Tweet NaturVision 2009 This special film festival is in an enchanting natural setting. From July 16 through July 19 in Germany NaturVision – this is more than nature and our vision of it. NaturVision deals intensively with the genre of nature and wildlife films. It is a communicative attraction and meeting point for filmmakers, media […]

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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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