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1. Samsara (I) (2011)
PG-13 | 102 min | Documentary, Music
Filmed over nearly five years in twenty-five countries on five continents, and shot on seventy-millimetre film, Samsara transports us to the varied worlds of sacred grounds, disaster zones, industrial complexes, and natural wonders.
2. Earthlings (2005)
95 min | Documentary, Horror
Using hidden cameras and never-before-seen footage, EARTHLINGS chronicles the day-to-day practices of the largest industries in the world, all of which rely entirely on animals for profit.
3. The 11th Hour (I) (2007)
PG | 95 min | Documentary
A look at the state of the global environment including visionary and practical solutions for restoring the planet's ecosystems.
4. Zeitgeist: Moving Forward (2011)
Not Rated | 161 min | Documentary
A feature length documentary work which presents a case for a needed transition out of the current socioeconomic monetary paradigm which governs the entire world society. This subject ... See full summary »
6. Urbanized (2011)
85 min | Documentary
A documentary about the design of cities, which looks at the issues and strategies behind urban design and features some of the world's foremost architects, planners, policymakers, builders, and thinkers.
8. Mother: Caring for 7 Billion (2011)
60 min | Documentary, News
Mother, the film, breaks a 40-year taboo by bringing to light an issue that silently fuels our largest environmental, humanitarian and social crises - population growth. Since the 1960s the... See full summary »
9. Symphony of the Soil (2012)
104 min | Documentary, Adventure
Drawing from ancient knowledge and cutting edge science, Symphony of the Soil is an artistic exploration of the miraculous substance soil. By understanding the elaborate relationships and ... See full summary »
10. Switch (I) (2012)
98 min | Documentary, Adventure, News
What will it really take, to transition from oil and coal, to the energies of tomorrow? SWITCH goes where no film has gone before, deep into the world's most restricted energy sites, to ... See full summary »
11. Slums: Cities of Tomorrow (2013)
81 min | Documentary, Biography, News
From the heart of the planet's slums and squats, individuals have taken over these marginalized worlds and erected cities in their own image.
13. In Organic We Trust (2012)
A documentary that follows director Kip Pastor on a personal journey to answer commonly asked questions about organic food: What exactly is organic? Is it really better, or just a marketing scam?
14. Rooted in Peace (2015)
97 min | Documentary
Greg Reitman shares his past experiences of living in the Gulf War and witnessing the aftermath of Hiroshima, Japan and later the grievances of 911. Greg challenges the viewer; on what will it take for humanity to wake up and to stop the cycle of war & violence.
17. Bitter Seeds (2011)
88 min | Documentary
India has more farmers than any country in the world, and they are in a crisis that is unprecedented in human history. Every 30 minutes a farmer in India kills himself in despair. In a ... See full summary »
18. Solutions locales pour un désordre global (2010)
113 min | Documentary
Heroic machist industrial agronomy producing heavily contaminated and modified food and arid wastelands is challenged by several world examples of sensitive organic approach to producing food.
19. e2: The Economies of Being Environmentally Conscious (2006– )
A six-part series about international efforts to design and build eco-friendly structures through sustainable architecture.
20. Greenlit (2010)
50 min | Documentary
Follows Miranda Bailey, an indie film producer, to the realization that making movies has a tendency to be extremely wasteful and damaging on our environment.
21. Call of Life (2010)
60 min | Documentary
The first feature-length documentary film to fully investigate the growing threat to Earth's life-support systems from the loss of biodiversity. If current trends continue, scientists warn ... See full summary »
22. Are We Changing Planet Earth? (2006 TV Movie)
60 min | Documentary
David Attenborough's two-part series on global warming. In the first, he uses selected facts and clear visuals to bring a convincing if one-sided argument in favor of human-caused global ... See full synopsis »
23. YERT: Your Environmental Road Trip (2011)
113 min | Documentary, Adventure, Comedy
YERT (Your Environmental Road Trip) is an adventure and a celebration of the American spirit in the face of adversity - a thought-provoking, inspiring, and sometimes hilarious, documentary ... See full summary »
24. The Man Who Stopped the Desert (2010)
64 min | Documentary, Biography
Yacouba Sawadogo, an illiterate farmer from Burkina Faso has transformed the lives of thousands of people across West Africa. Over cinematic reconstruction Sawadogo tells his incredible story of his battle with nature and man.
25. So Right So Smart (2009)
93 min | Documentary
As awareness grows about the consequences of environmental disregard, the sustainability movement is gathering momentum, and the institutions with the furthest reach and the highest stakes ... See full summary »
Writers: Justin Maine, Guy Noerr, David Moore Robinson, Leanne Robinson-Maine, Michael Swantek | Directors: Justin Maine, Guy Noerr, Leanne Robinson-Maine, Michael Swantek | Stars: Mona Amodeo, Ray Anderson, Janine Benyus, Lester Brown
26. Bringing It Home (2013)
52 min | Documentary, News
Hemp - it's not just for hippies anymore. Today they're making everything from salad dressings to buildings with it. Despite the inevitable jokes when hemp is mentioned, industrial hemp is ... See full summary »
27. Power of Pearl (2016)
90 min | Documentary, Adventure, History | Post-production
Hidden in the caldera of a sunken volcanoes, on a small island in the Ring of Fire, deep in the shark infested waters of the furthest reaches of the world, grows earth's only living gem. ... See full summary »
28. Energy Crossroads: A Burning Need to Change Course (2007 Video)
55 min | Documentary
Most experts agree that global peak oil production, when demand exceeds supply, will occur within the next 15 years and will drastically change the very fabric of our industrialized world. ... See full summary »
29. Trashed... (2007)
60 min | Documentary
Trashed is a provocative investigation of one of the fastest growing industries in North America. The garbage business. The film examines a fundamental element of modern American culture...... See full summary »
51 min | Documentary, History, News
According to the WHO, Sub-Saharan Africa carries 24% of the world's burden of disease, but 3% of the health-care workforce. Within the next decade, 100 medical schools will open across ... See full summary »
31. The Mother Grain (2014)
34 min | Documentary, Short, History
The Mother Grain is a photo-book and documentary project about the rapid rise in popularity of quinoa and is focused on the lives and methods of the local Aymara and Quechua Bolivian farmers, who are descended from the Incas.
32. The Great Squeeze (2009)
68 min | Documentary
Although our actions for the past 150 years have lifted our civilization to new heights, it has come at a tremendous price. We are now at a point where humanity's demands for natural ... See full summary »
25 min | Documentary, Short
Curitiba, Brazil is remarkable for urban planning innovations. This documentary, presented in 5 segments, looks at the management of city waste, the planning of urban parks, an integrated ... See full summary »
36. GrowthBusters (2011)
90 min | Documentary
This film asks the most critical question of our time: How do we become a sustainable civilization? It takes a unique approach among modern environmental documentaries: Rather than ... See full summary »
37. Pig Business (2009)
76 min | Documentary
An investigative documentary into the corporate takeover of pig farming and the devastating impacts this is having on our environment, local communities, small farmers, human health and animal welfare.
38. Decode Me! (2014)
59 min | Documentary, Mystery | Filming
This is a film that will try to put forth the testimony of genetics by telling the story of the remaining descendants of humanity and what morals are found in our origins of disease, suffering and death.
39. The Greenest Building (2011)
57 min | Documentary
Over the next 20 years, American's will demolish one third of our existing building stock (over 82 billion square feet) in order to replace seemingly inefficient buildings with energy ... See full summary »
40. High Anxieties: The Mathematics of Chaos (2008 TV Movie)
A discussion of the mathematics of chaos that tries to tie it to climate change and fluctuating financial markets.
42. Fixing the Future (2012)
97 min | Documentary
Do people exist to serve the economy, or should the economy exist to serve the people? In Fixing the Future, host David Brancaccio, of public radio's Marketplace and NOW on PBS, visits ... See full summary »
55 min | Documentary
Come with us in this journey of discovery! You will explore the fast growing adoption of renewable energy resources and find out how the indigenous people of that regions are dealing with the cultural impact.
48. Abode (2009)
103 min | Documentary
Wake up, shower for only 5 minutes to conserve water, take the train instead of driving, sit in the cube on a recycled chair, get back on the train, buy local things, eat organic things, go... See full summary »
49. How Can I Help? (2011– )
30 min | Documentary, Family, News
San Diego businesses and non-profit groups making a difference by educating, implementing, or currently using green and sustainable practices.