Eco Film Club'S ARCHIVE

  • For next Friday’s Eco Films Yamuna, Water, India & Hindi Water we are happy to announce that Cedrik Verdure, the director of both films, will join us for this special screening and will be available to speak about the making of the films, after the screening.

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  • On Friday, January 10th our Eco Film will be Samsara. USA, 2012 – 102 minutes. Directed by Ron Fricke Nominated for Best Documentary at various film festivals and winner at the Dublin Film Critics Award Filmed over nearly five years in twenty-five countries on five continents, and shot on seventy-millimetre film, Samsara transports us to […]

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  • Our Eco Film on Friday, September 27th will be another episode of Human Planet, Rivers – Friend and Foe. Documentary, 2011 – 59 minutes. Produced by BBC, Discovery, France TV. English w/ English subtitles. Rivers provide the essentials of life: fresh food and water. They often provide natural highways and enable us to live in […]

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  • On Friday, September 20th our Eco Film will be Big Boys Gone Bananas!*. 2011, 90 minutes. Directed by Fredrick Gertten. Sweden, English. In April 2009, Swedish filmmakers Fredrik Gertten and Margarete Jangård learned that the world premiere of their documentary about a lawsuit against the Dole Food Company would take place at a major film […]

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  • Our Eco Film on Friday, September 13th will be another episode of Human Planet: Grasslands – Roots of Power. Documentary, 2011 – 59 minutes. Produced by BBC, Discovery, France TV. English w/ English subtitles. Grasslands feed the world. Over thousands of years, we humans have learned to grow grains on the grasslands and domesticate the […]

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  • Our Eco Film on Friday, September 6th will be 180° South: Conquerors of the Useless. Documentary, 2010 – 85 minutes. Dir – Chris Malloy. USA, English 180° South: Conquerors of the Useless is a nature-adventure documentary that covers the journey of Jeff Johnson as he travels from Ventura, California to Patagonia, Chile, retracing the famous […]

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  • Our Eco Film on Friday, August 30th will be Human Planet: Mountains – Life in Thin Air. Documentary, 2011 – 59 minutes. Produced by BBC, Discovery, France TV. English w/ English subtitles. Watch the full episode here: From lush cloud forests to bare summits that take your breath away, the higher you climb the tougher […]

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  • Our Eco Film on Friday, August 16th will be Human Planet: Jungles – People of the Trees. Documentary, 2011 – 59 minutes. Produced by BBC, Discovery, France TV. English w/ English subtitles. The rainforest is home to more species of plants and animals than any other habitat on the planet. But for humans, life there […]

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  • Our Eco Film on Friday, August 9th will be Bigger, Stronger, Faster*. Documentary, 2008 – 105 minutes. Dir – Christopher Bell. USA, English. W/English subtitles. Bigger, Stronger, Faster* takes a critical look at a society that is obsessed with winning and competition and examines its side effects. In this entertaining movie, director Christopher Bell explores […]

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  • Our Eco Film on Friday, August 2nd will be Human Planet: Arctic – Life in the Deep Freeze. Documentary, 2011 – 59 minutes. Produced by BBC, Discovery, France TV. English w/ English subtitles. The Arctic is the harshest environment on Earth: little food grows, it’s dark for months on end, and temperatures stay well below […]

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May the forest be with you.