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Environmental Movies and Other Events 10-12-16

The National Geographic Channel is airing a new climate change documentary featuring Leonardo DiCaprio, “Before the Flood,” on Sunday night, October 30, at 9 pm. Read more on National Geographic

Interfaith Power & Light (DC.MD.NoVA) is joining with the Episcopal Diocese of Maryland to host a three-day symposium about Faith and the Environment on November 13-15 at the Claggett Center in Adamstown (near Frederick). Click here for full listing


Merchants of Doubt

In the months before the debut of the new documentary film “Merchants of Doubt,” long-time climate denialist Fred Singer contacted more that two dozen bloggers, public relations specialists and scientists asking for help in derailing the documentary’s release …Full article


4 Inspiring Eco-films Featured at One of the World’s Best Film Festivals 3-18-15

The Cleveland International Film Festival, now in its 39th year, will showcase more than 193 feature films and 234 short films representing 60 countries. Films include Racing to Zero, a documentary that provides new solutions to the problem of global waste, A Dangerous Game, which tracks billionaire Donald Trump’s plans to build golf courses where they typically wouldn’t exist and are environmental calamities, Just Eat It, which dives into the issue of food waste, and many more …Full article


Penguins, George Butler, Cuba and Climate Change: Environmental Film Festival Marks 23 Years in Washington, DC 3-9-15

The Environmental Film Festival in the Nation’s Captial, March 17-29, is the largest and longest-running environmental film festival in the country and the largest film festival in Washington, DC. The festival presents over 160 films selected to provide fresh perspectives on a wide variety of environmental issues facing our planet …more


Eco-Comedy Video Competition The 2015 Eco-comedy Theme is “Clean Water, Clean Air” — $2,000 Prize

Produce a short, humorous video for YouTube tackling this year’s theme. The contest is open to anyone worldwide who has a flair for producing videos and something to say about conservation …Full details


A Life Less Toxic: Episode 1

Environmental Media Association visits the Naturepedic Factory to learn about organic mattresses. Inspiration and educational 5-minute video can be life-changing to a family’s health and safety! Watch video


Sneak Preview!

President Obama’s first-ever television interview completely dedicated to climate change. Watch video


The Years of Living Dangerously

Winner of 2014 Emmy Awards – Outstanding Nonfiction Series: This Showtime television show features Hollywood actors and award-winning journalists bring the controversial topic of climate change to the screen. Watch the first full episode


World’s Best Climate Films Featured During the Lima Climate Talks 12-14-14

These documentary films from across the globe bring the global discussions between countries back down to a human level-sharing stories of how climate change is already affecting some of the world’s most vulnerable peoples …more


GreenBiz Forum – February 17-19, 2015 Phoenix, AZ
The seventh annual GreenBiz Forum defines the trends, challenges and opportunities in sustainable business today. Presented in partnership with The Sustainability Consortium and The Walton Sustainability Solutions Initiatives to combine knowledge and networks in order to progress sustainability in the future …more


The Flint River

This documentary discusses the demise of the Georgia’s Flint River which provides water for over 1 million people. Despite being in a historically wet area of the country, sections of the Flint River system have been running dry in recent droughts, and even in rainy years, flows in the river and its many tributaries have dropped dramatically …Full article and film preview