An intrepid filmmaker on a journey of discovery as he uncovers possibly the largest health secret of our time and the collusion between industry, government, pharmaceutical and health organizations keeping this information from us.
This documentary follows filmmaker Michal Siewierski as he explores the impact that food choice has on people's health, the health of our planet and on the lives of other species sharing ... See full summary »
100 pounds overweight, loaded up on steroids and suffering from a debilitating autoimmune disease, Joe Cross is at the end of his rope and the end of his hope. In the mirror he saw a 310lb ... See full summary »
A PLASTIC OCEAN begins when journalist Craig Leeson, searching for the elusive blue whale, discovers plastic waste in what should be pristine ocean. In this adventure documentary, Craig ... See full summary »
The World's largest environmental organizations are failing to address the single most destructive force facing the planet today. Follow the shocking, yet humorous, journey of an aspiring environmentalist, as he daringly seeks to find the real solution to the most pressing environmental issues and true path to sustainability.Written by
Co-director Kip Andersen became obsessed with (saving) the environment after seeing Al Gore's documentary An Inconvenient Truth (2006), eventually leading up to this documentary. See more »
Himself (Sierra Club):
The world's climate scientists tell us that the highest safe level of emissions would be around 350 ppm of CO2 in the atmosphere. We are already at 400. They tell us that the sort of savest we could hope to do without having perilous implications - as far as drought, famine, human conflict major, species extinction - would be about 2°C increase in temperature. We're rapidly approaching that, and with all the CO2 that's already in the atmosphere we're easily going exceed that. So, ...
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I've been researching media coverage of the animal rights movement for the better part of five years now. This documentary is a real Barn-burner in its relentless focus on this one HUGE story. Every sentient journalist I've taught or met has puffed up their chests and argued they want a story like this one. But hundreds of billions are at stake so they not tackling it like the fearless Chris Hedges did in recent days. Many animal activists tell me I am pissing in the wind writing a critical analysis of corporate media's sparse coverage of these issues. My book, tentatively entitled "The Newsworthy Animal" is a case in point. My Kickstarter campaign has been ignored by animal activists, now acting like mainstream media in protecting their fund raising. Which makes this documentary even more vital. The so called democratic promise of crowd source funding is a very sad joke. But the book will be written and this documentary helps me fashion an even better through-line with its marvelously detailed story. Here's my Kickstarter video, do me a favor and show it to Gramma.