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A New Story for Humanity (2016)

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A New Story For Humanity presents a beautifully and sensitively woven tapestry of the rich diversity that is the human family. Featuring interviews on the essential topics of our time: from cosmology to ecology, from ancient wisdom to current thinking, from leadership to governance, from economy to social justice, from education to initiation, from community to sustainability.

Captured through the lens of both our frailty and our wisdom, our pain and our joy, this inquiry into a new story for humanity offers a gateway into the evolutionary consciousness that will propel us as a species to recognize and embody our interdependence and oneness in harmony with the planet and in partnership with all life.

What if we had the power to change the story, and with this awareness, change the world?

The Film as Our Gift to You

The film has been produced entirely on the basis of gift economy, as was the summit itself, and is being offered online as our gift to you. A labor of love, the production of the film would not have been possible were it not for the generous gifting of summiteers. We are deeply appreciative of the talents, skills, abilities, creativity, wisdom, open-heartedness and love of all those who contributed. We are also grateful for the presence of all those who attended the summit and for their ongoing work in the world in accelerating a new story for humanity to live into.

GIFT TO THE NEW STORY

Film Chapters

00:03:52 Chapter 01 - The Old Story
00:08:43 Chapter 02 - The Summit
00:20:58 Chapter 03 - Ancient Wisdom
00:32:39 Chapter 04 - The Interdependence of all Life
00:39:18 Chapter 05 - The Subtle Realms
00:47:20 Chapter 06 - Earth Law
00:49:45 Chapter 07 - Education
00:58:23 Chapter 08 - Gender
01:01:51 Chapter 09 - Community & Sustainability
01:06:25 Chapter 10 - Leadership
01:10:22 Chapter 11 - Governance
01:14:16 Chapter 12 - Economy
01:21:17 Chapter 13 - Self Mastery
01:29:31 Chapter 14 - Call to Action
01:40:17 Credits

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Films For Action was founded in 2006 by a few friends in Lawrence, Kansas, after realizing how essential a healthy media is to a healthy democracy.

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“Independent media is dangerous because it allows people to speak for themselves. And when you hear someone speaking from their own experience - whether it's a Palestinian child or an Israeli grandmother or an uncle in Afghanistan or a refugee in the Calais refugee camp - it changes you. It breaks the sound barrier. It challenges the stereotypes and the caricatures that fuel the hate groups. You may not agree with what you hear - I mean, how often do we even agree with our family members? - but you begin to understand where they're coming from. That understanding is the beginning of peace. I really do think that the media can be the greatest force for peace on Earth. Instead, all too often, it is wielded as a weapon of war. We have to take the media back.” - Amy Goodman, Place to B at COP21