Short Films
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Statism: the Most Dangerous Religion on Earth
(Warning: Graphic content) A compilation of Larken Rose audio clips taken from various radio interviews. Edited by Harvey Lester ( http://www.facebook.com/harveylester84) If...
GAPS (2014)
Experimental road movie. Gaps: offsets, fractures, voids in our modern lives... Direction, Image, Sound, Editing, Mixing & Soundtrack by Tamara Laï 4'40"...
Reflections of the End
""Reflections Of The End" , is pictures of reflections of the world before the destruction of civilization.
Pick It Up
Kerstin woke up every day before the sun came up. Waiting for the dawn near some rocks, she puts gloves and walked the same stretch of beach picking up garbage. After an hour...
March for the Dolphins of Taiji
On January 16th animal welfare campaigners marched across London to demonstrate outside the Japanese Embassy. David Bowie is now for ever linked with the dolphin protection...
OPEN UP YOUR EYES - OFFICIAL VIDEO (2016)
This 11 minute video manages to be informative, satirical, and poetic as it covers serious issues that affect all of humanity. It offers simple solutions to government and...
Decade Zero #1
Decade Zero #1 is the first of a series of short fictional documentary films that blend utopia and apocalypse, the present and the future, the real and the imagined. 
Paws of War
This short film highlights the non-profit organization "Paws of War" which rescues dogs and pairs them with U.S. Veterans.
Who Are You? This Breathtaking Video Might Change Your Life
"Normal is getting dressed in clothes that you buy for work, driving through traffic in a car that you are still paying for, in order to get to a job that you need so you can...
A New Years Resolution For Everyone Fighting For A Better World In 2016
For 2016, we need a resolution capable of confronting the crisis we face, and making a future worth fighting for. "A Resolution" looks back on the crisis and confusion of...
Dump Trump
Dump Trump was a rally and march, which took place in New York City, on December 20. 2015. The rally was outside Trump Towers, and the March was to some of the Major Media...
System Change Not Climate Change
The greatest challenges of our time is to end unjust distribution in the world and to fight climate change. What is stopping us? And what can YOU do to make a...
How the DEA Manufactured "Narco-Terrorism"
These undercover videos supposedly showed Al-Qaeda in the drug trade. What they actually showed was more shocking. Produced in collaboration with ProPublica. For the full...
Dams Contribute to Global Warming
Large hydropower projects are often propagated as a "clean and green" source of electricity by international financial institutions, national governments and other actors. They...
The Living Forest: the Amazonian Tribespeople Who Sailed Down the Seine
The Kichwa tribe in the Sarayaku region of the Amazon in Ecuador believe in the 'living forest', where humans, animals and plants live in harmony. They are fighting oil...
Dead End: the Calais Crisis
A touching look at the human side of the headlines as the historic French town of Calais becomes the reluctant host to thousands of refugees fleeing war and terror in Africa...
Hiding the Homeless: What Happens When Cities Make Homelessness a Crime
A growing number of American cities are ticketing or arresting homeless people for essentially being homeless. The new laws ban behavior commonly associated with homelessness...
The Meaning of Mahu
Mahu is the Hawaiian term for people who embody both male and female spirit - or what Westerners call transgender.  This animated scene from the PBS/Independent Lens film "KUMU...
Why Are We Wasting so Much Food?
Award-winning author Tristram Stuart argues that food waste is a global scandal. 
Marie's Dictionary - Great Grandmother's Efforts to Keep Her Native Language Alive
In the United States more than 130 Native American languages are endangered. Several are on the verge of extinction with only a handful of fluent speakers. This short...
The World Trade Center
World Trade Center is a collection of photographs and video of the World Trade Center sight. It contains images from before 9/11 to pictures from the observation deck of the...
Changing the Way We Change the World (2015)
This short film is intended as a conversation-starter for staff, volunteers, board members, and funders of social purpose organisations. Created from over 80 crowd-sourced...
Cops - What Are They Good For?
Since the police force was established in Britain in 1829 the list of their crimes, committed largely with impunity, continues to rise at an alarming rate. Is it time we...
The Yes Men: Pranksters Against War
This just in: One week after Barack Obama’s election, the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan end… according to the Yes Men’s version of the New York Times. One week after the...
Activists Crash BP-Sponsored Day of the Dead Party
Day of the Dead sponsored by... BP and the Mexican Government. Did the British Museum have an irony bypass? Watch what happened when 50 'actorvists' from BP or not BP? and...
Human Rights Explained in a Beautiful Two Minute Animation
This incredible 2-minute animation by www.rightsinfo.org will tell you everything you need to know about your human rights and why they matter. Want to know more?
How Cities Make Us Sick
Over the last century, cities have been designed to accommodate the automobile. So, how do we redesign them to benefit people?
$420 Tiny House Made From Recycled Materials
The build of a $420 tiny house almost entirely made from recycled materials. The house is 6.25 square meters and includes a loft with a bed.
Money Puzzles - A Film About Money and Debt
Money Puzzles is a documentary film about money and debt and the widespread misunderstanding about what they are and how they function to be found in the media, everyday life...
Changing Tides (2015)
Changing Tides follows the organization Warm Current, a surf non-profit that works with underserved youth on the Pacific Northwest coast of the United States. By bringing kids...
Island Grown (2015)
Theres an island named Maui in the South Pacific that boast world class views, recreation, and climate. The climate on the island is perfect for agriculture and grows some of...
Baranaja - Twelve Seeds of Sustainability
300 million farmers is a whole lot of famers. India is their home, making it the country with the largest number of small-scale food growers in the world. Most of these farmers...
The Tale of the Fortune Hunters: Powerful Spoken Word about the Syrian Refugee Crisis
A message of hope, a message that looks beyond the numbers and sees the human looking for hope.  Filmed by Maarten Smeenk and Directed by David Bonsink
Watch a Really Cool Tiny House Get Built from Start to Finish for $2500
Watch a tiny house get built with a lead lighting geodesic dome window! The 10 square metre tiny house cost around $2500 to build and was mostly made from recycled...
In Place (2015)
A young cleaning girl's day turns upside down when she finds the gripping journal of a refugee. How a shared story can change peoples attitude. Heartwarming.
Beautiful 1 Acre Small Scale Permaculture Farm
A tour of Limestone Permaculture Farm in New South Wales, Australia. The 1 acre property has been developed into a productive permaculture farm that is currently feeding around...
Bill Nye: Can We Stop Telling Women What to Do With Their Bodies?
The Science Guy argues that most anti-abortion legislation is derived from outdated beliefs that predate smart science by fifty centuries. 
Please Don't Vote: A Message From The Republican Party
The Republican party counts on poor voter turnout to win. That's how they won in 2014, and it's how they'd like to win in 2016. If you want to do your part to help the GOP and...
"Robin Hood In Reverse" - Bernie Sanders Explains Income Inequality
Bernie Sanders talks about the one issue the billionaire class wants us to avoid discussing.
5 Ways America Is Already Socialist
Socialism, turns out the dirtiest word in U.S. politics is as American as apple pie. From the U.S. labor movement to the New Deal to corporate subsidies, America relies on a...
What Humanity Needs to Realize
In the end, the lesson our culture needs to learn is simple. But before any meaningful change can happen in our world, we need to learn that lesson.
ESPEJO - a Short Film About Empathy
"Empathy is not to bring comfort, nor to advise. It is not to judge or try to distract someone from their pain... It means being fully present with the other, to serve as a...
Ocean of Plastic (Do You Think That Marine Pollution Does Not Affect You? Think Again.)
This short film which shows you an extremely important reason why you should take marine pollution seriously.
From Garden to Forest - Da Horta À Floresta
"EUCALYPTUS PROMOTING FOOD PRODUCTION, AND NOT DRYING SOIL" On this episode we present Juã and Rômulo, two young men who show that environmental services are the consequence of...
Stereotypes: A Short Film about Labeling People
A very short but shocking film about the stereotypes we live with everyday in our society. Created/filmed/edited by Elizabeth Pinault.
World War III - Who Will Be Blamed?
Sources and transcript: http://stormcloudsgathering.com/ww3-who-will-be-blamed If you want to start a to war, the unwashed masses must be convinced to send their brothers, sons...
ONE PLANET Featuring Joel McKerrow
Let's just say, just purely hypothetically of course, I know it's completely ridiculous but what if we had, only ONE planet, just one. One planet to live on. One planet to...
Stunning Trailer for POC21 Shows "The World We Need" Is Possible Now
POC21 is an innovation camp for open-source sustainability taking place at Chateau de Millemont (Paris) in 2015. 100+ makers, designers, engineers, scientists, entrepreneurs...
The Cleveland Model: How the Evergreen Cooperatives Build Community Wealth
Find out how anchor institutions like hospitals and universities can help worker cooperatives create green jobs in the neighborhoods that need them most.
Transgender Healthcare Equality
Transgender healthcare access is crucial for trans people to live and be themselves, but trans people are frequently marginalized in so many ways, including equal access to...