Environment

The Green Revolution

The Green Revolution

2021, Environment

Climate change and the global environmental crisis are humanity's most pressing challenges. It currently affects millions of people and will continue to affect many more over the foreseeable future. Climate change disrupts...

8.71
Newtok: The Water is Rising

Newtok: The Water is Rising

2021, Environment

The town of Newtok, Alaska, is well on its way to completely disappearing off the map. Sitting on a delta off the coast of the Bering Sea, Newtok, home to the Yup'ik, an indigenous Arctic people, is being erased by water. They...

8.13
Milked: White Lies In Dairy Land

MILKED: White Lies In Dairy Land

2021, Environment

When we think of the current environmental crisis, particularly pollution and climate change, we immediately start thinking about the usual suspects: plastics and the fossil fuel industry. We don't think about meat and dairy at...

7.77
Parched: Global Water Wars

Parched: Global Water Wars

2017, Environment

Water scarcity is an issue because of natural geological and hydrological factors. Humans use the commodity for a wide range of activities and one would be hard pressed to find a necessary daily human activity that does not...

8.62
Dead White Man's Clothes

Dead White Man's Clothes

2021, Environment

The fast fashion industry of the West has made a profound impact on the people and the environment of Ghana, especially those in the capital city of Accra. For the last two decades, Ghana has had a thriving industry trading in...

8.95
In Deep Water

In Deep Water

2021, Environment

This film highlights the effects of extreme weather and it focuses mainly on the effect of heavy rainfall on large bodies of water and the measures taken to prevent disasters that follow. For example, in Dordrecht, Netherlands...

7.53
The Last Drop

The Last Drop

2021, Environment

Water is essential to life. However, it is also an extremely limited resource. Water scarcity is a severe problem that needs solutions immediately to ensure our survival. Overpopulation, as well as severe drought and climate...

8.44
Inside Japan's Nuclear Meltdown

Inside Japan's Nuclear Meltdown

2012, Environment

On March 11, 2011, the strongest earthquake to ever hit Japan occurred. It scored a whopping nine on the Richter scale. A devastating tsunami soon followed, with 28,000 people declared dead or missing. Amongst the hardest-hit...

8.33
Lords of Water

Lords of Water

2019, Environment

Every living and breathing organism on the planet needs water to survive. This basic organic need, plus all the other things we need water for, like bathing, cleaning, growing food, has made water the Earth's most precious...

9.34
DamNation

DamNation

2014, Environment

In the first half of the 20th century, Americans built dams all over the country to provide growing population potable water for homes, farms and communities. They were also a source of clean and sustainable hydroelectric...

7.49
Artifishal

Artifishal

2019, Environment

The documentary explores the implications of the changing relationship between humans and how we manipulate ecosystems for our benefit and survival. It focuses specifically on fishing of wild salmon. Throughout the piece, we...

7.00
Endgame 2050

Endgame 2050

2020, Environment

For many years, we have all been warned about the approaching doom promised by climate change. But what might that future actually look like? Endgame 2050 looks three decades into our future to visualize the fate that awaits us...

5.93