Videos about Culture
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How Transformational Festival Culture Is Modelling Sustainability
Transformational festival culture strives to create and become the more beautiful world it imagines. Traveling to several of these festivals across the world, this short film...
Art Is a Weapon in the Battle of Ideas
Artist Stephanie McMillan presents a very general overview and polemic about political art, the relationship of culture and politics, and the need for explicitly revolutionary...
The Bizarre Truth About Purebred Dogs (and Why Mutts Are Better)
For more information regarding the truth about purebreds, watch the BBC documentary Pedigree Dogs Exposed, or check out the following sources: * Wikipedia: Purebred (Dogs) *...
Her Classmates Drew Swastikas On The Blackboard. Watch What She Did.
Irshad Manji tells the story of shutting up when she should have been standing up. It was a teachable moment.
What the World Needs Is An Evolution of Spirit
Sometimes there's not much use in telling people what the problems are. The best thing you can do is lead by example. Just show people how this awareness and knowledge has had...
All Revolutions Begin As Revolutions of Consciousness
Important reflections for everyone hoping to affect change in the world. This is a clip from "UnVeiled & Lifted," which was released online for free by the film-makers in...
Freedom: A Condition of the Human Heart
It is so simple, yet so difficult to feel it sometimes. Freedom Is the condition of the Human Heart.  On an interior level freedom is not about what we have; it is more about...
Art Saved My Life (2014)
Filmmaker Damon Lee Patterson attempts to immortalize the power of art in his feature documentary Art Saved My Life. The film aims to show how art has the power to transform...
Charles Eisenstein: The Two Great Stories That Give Meaning to Our Lives
“The meaning of life is to find your gift. The purpose of life is to give it away.”  This is a consciousness-shifting clip from the excellent film "Occupied Cascadia,"...
How to Start an Empathy Revolution
Empathy can be a force for radical social change, but only if we understand how to unleash it. - Roman Krznaric at TEDxAthens 2013
Earth Whisperers - Papatuanuku (2009)
This absorbing documentary focuses on 10 visionary New Zealanders out to prove that a shift in consciousness can heal our environment. You'll be inspired, and never look at...
The Real Reason You're Circumcised
If you're not Jewish, and you're circumcised, you need to watch this video.
Where Sewing Machines Are Status symbols
In Atauro Island, Timor Leste, the 8,000-9,000 locals mainly work as subsistence farmers or fishermen, often struggling to make ends meet. When the women of the UK-based social...
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver: Wealth Gap
John Oliver discusses America's growing wealth gap and why it may be a problem in the future.
The Call of the Hummingbird (2007)
In the gorgeous setting of central Brazil, a rag tag group of 10000 mayan calendar followers, bioregionalists, permaculture experts, Rastafarians, alternative health...
Watch John Oliver Explain Perfectly Why You Should Hate FIFA
John Oliver has for the second consecutive week issued a hilarious, brutal, and elucidatory rant about a galling but sometimes tedious issue. On last week’s episode of...
The Great Fallacy (2013)
"“The Great Fallacy,” Paco Vázquez’s dense, lively new film about economic and sociological issues in Puerto Rico, eschews the storytelling form of many contemporary...
The Movement for Localization Is Growing Rapidly, Worldwide
These international voices from the 2014 Economics of Happiness conference in Bangalore, India, succinctly tell us why globalization is so damaging, why localization is the...
Punchlines For Progress (2010)
Punchlines for Progress assembles some of the best American political satirists to highlight the power and importance of the court jester. From the Red Scare through today...
ReGeneration (2010)
The award-winning documentary film, #ReGENERATION, explores the galvanizing forces behind the Occupy Movement and the state of social activism in our society. The film takes an...
Taking The Future Into Account (2014)
Why do humans have such a hard time taking the future into account? Answering this question with insightful analysis, the film offers strategies for policymakers and...
For The Next 7 Generations (2009)
In 2004, thirteen Indigenous Grandmothers from all four corners, moved by their concern for our planet, came together at a historic gathering, where they decided to form an...
The Raising of America (2014)
It’s often said a society can be measured by how well it attends to its children – their health and safety, their material security, their education and socialization, and...
Tinau (My Mother)
Scientists predict that Kiribati - a remote Island Republic in the Central Pacific - could be lost to rising sea levels in the next 50 years. As a result a whole nation faces...
Blurred Lines: The New Battle Of The Sexes (2014)
From bomb threats sent to campaigners for more females on banknotes to sexually explicit pop videos. From extreme laddism at universities to rape jokes in the school yard...
Foot: A Documentary Exploring Our Current Dysfunctional Relationship With Footwear And Our Feet (trailer)
No Shoes, No Service... But Why? Social norms influence us to cover our feet for a variety of reasons, but we pay a heavy price for this cultural obsession with shoes. Poorly...
War Zone (1998)
What does it feel like to be a woman on the street in a cultural environment that does nothing to discourage men from heckling, following, touching or disparaging women in...
Returning Fire: Interventions In Video Game Culture (2011)
Video games like Modern Warfare, America's Army, Medal of Honor, and Battlefield are part of an exploding market of war games whose revenues now far outpace even the biggest...
My Father's Gift
'Gift' is a must watch short film that has a profound, heart-touching message about the importance of giving, and the true value of wealth. It’s a beautiful depiction of how we...
Beware Of Images (kickstarter campaign) (trailer)
BEWARE OF IMAGES is a feature-length, animated documentary about the history of visual representation. The movie explores the intricate relationship between the technology...
Neil DeGrasse Tyson - The Most Human Activity
"We spend the first year of a child's life teaching them to walk and talk and the rest of its life to shut up and sit down. There's something wrong there."
Lawrence Krauss - Nature's Imagination
"Science is a cultural activity" Lawrence Krauss Music: Symmetry - Keith Kenniff Facebook - facebook/theinspirationjourney Vimeo - vimeo.com/theinspirationjourney Tumblr ...
Sir Ken Robinson - The Power of Imagination
"We have an extraordinary human power... the power of imagination" Ken Robinson Music: Thomas Newman - Road to Chicago & Road to Perdition Facebook ...
Peter Joseph - The Revolution of Values
"The real revolution is the revolution of values". - Peter Joseph Music: Bruno Coulais - Le temps des découverte & À l'aventure Facebook ...
Typhoon Haiyan Survivors Dance to Pharrell Williams-and They Are Incredible
Want to see a different side of Tacloban City's destruction? These survivors' moves will change how you think about resilience after chaos.   After four months of images of...
Violence Against Women - It's a Men's Issue
Jackson Katz, Phd, is an anti-sexist activist and expert on violence, media and masculinities. An author, filmmaker, educator and social theorist, Katz has worked in gender...
The Representation Project: Rewrite the Story
Take the pledge: http://therepresentationproject.org/pledge Join The Representation Project movement. Featuring: Jean Kilbourne Pedro Noguera Jackson Katz Rosario Dawson
Why Engagement Rings Are A Scam. Here Are The Facts.
The comical geniuses over at College Humor recently released a new short video that is capturing the attention of many across the internet due to its comedy, but even more so...
Why The Sochi Olympics Are The Most Expensive In History
The Olympics are as much about money as they are about sports. Between broadcasting rights, merchandising, sponsorships and construction of the Olympic venues themselves...
There You Go!
Around the world ‘development’ is robbing tribal people of their land, self-sufficiency and pride and leaving them with nothing. Watch this short, satirical film, written by...
See These Rare Photos Of Remote Tribes Before They Disappear
It took over four years for photographer Jimmy Nelson to document 29 cultures and tribes at risk of disappearing from their remote corners of the world. He set out to...
What the Corporate Media Won't Tell You about MLK | Interview with Drs. Jared Ball & Wilmer Leon
Abby Martin hosts a discussion on the 'whitewashing' of the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. speaking with Howard University Professor Dr. Wilmer J. Leon, and Morgan State...
Invisible Fight
Invisible Fight is part documentary and part fictional film, with the focus on highlighting the stupidity and injustice of victim blaming. First-person testimonials of actual...
$5 For Guys, Girls Free
$5 for Guys. Girls Free is a re-enacted close-up of the college generation and how quickly a typical night out can go wrong. The story is led by a Spoken Word artist and...
Wrestling With Manhood: Boys, Bullying & Battering (2003)
Wrestling with Manhood is the first educational program to pay attention to the enormous popularity of professional wrestling among male youth, addressing its relationship to...
Your Life is a Gift - Inspiring Profound Gratitude Through Nature: Louie Schwartzberg at TEDx
Nature's beauty can be easily missed - but not through Louie Schwartzberg's lens. His stunning time-lapse photography, accompanied by powerful words from Benedictine monk...
The Mask You Live In: An Exploration Of American Masculinity (trailer)
How three words make a devastating impact in the lives of little boys. Coming in 2014.  
Peaceful Gathering of Hands : Cultivating Community
The Peaceful Gathering of Hands is a free and collaborative event to unify diverse groups and individuals working for a more healthy, sustainable, and peaceful city. Please...
Prosocial Progress: A Blueprint For Social Sustainability (2013)
Prosocial Progress aims to demonstrate how behavioural science can be utilised on a large scale in areas of child development, education and the culture itself in order to...
The Power of Empathy
What is the best way to ease someone's pain and suffering? In this beautifully animated RSA Short, Dr Brené Brown reminds us that we can only create a genuine empathic...