A short film made by Friends of the Earth in Belgium, with the help of award winning film director Nic Balthazar and 6,000 extras is helping spread the message that politicians must 'Act Now' to tackle climate change. The Big Ask campaign brings together people from 18 countries, all with the same big ask - that their governments commit to reduce carbon emissions, year on year. After you've watched the film, you can sign an online petition www.thebigask.eu.
The 11th Hour is a captivating documentary from Leonardo DiCaprio about the state of humanity and the world. Join the action at www.11thhouraction.com Film site: www.11thhourfilm.com
Zac Goldsmith at the Campaign against Climate Change public meeting
Director Davis Guggenheim eloquently weaves the science of global warming with Al Gore's personal history and lifelong commitment to reversing the effects of global climate change. Watch the trailer of the most talked-about documentary at the Sundance Film Festival. See what you can do or buy the DVD http://www.climatecrisis.net
The Age of Stupid is a 90-minute film about climate change, set in the future. Oscar-nominated Pete Postlethwaite (In The Name of the Father, Brassed Off) stars as a man living alone in the devasted world of 2055.
"Hope in a Changing Climate" demonstrates that it is possible to rehabilitate large-scale damaged ecosystems, to restore ecosystem functions in areas where they have been lost, to fundamentally improve the lives of people who have been trapped in poverty for generations and to sequester carbon naturally. This approach has been dramatically proven on the Loess Plateau in China, the highland area spanning some 640,000 square km in north central China. It is the birthplace of the Han Chinese, headwaters of The Yellow River and home to a new environmental and economic paradigm: A degraded ecosystem of more than 35,000 square km of land now teems with life and supports the sustainable economic, social and agricultural activities of its people.
A very current and important addition to the our perception of what climate change mean. This trailer, and the film from which it is taken, provides a very necessary insight into the impacts of climate change on the populations of the World.
This is one of the videos entered into the international short film competition on climate change: 1 minute to save the world