Sustainable Islands

The Dutch Wadden Islands and the islands of the Dutch Delta in Zeeland are regarded internationally as pioneer regions for the transition to a more sustainable, zero-emissions future. These islands […]


A young boy displaced by a massive condominium complex creates his own reality in which, as a lion (anbessa), he can face the forces beyond his control.  


Several billion tons of earth are moved annually by humans — with shovels, excavators, or dynamite. Nikolaus Geyrhalter observes people in mines, in quarries, and at large construction sites, engaged […]

Diary of Cattle

Every morning hundreds of cows are herded to a landfill site where they eat, nap, play, and mate while having to keep themselves safe from the excavators and bulldozers that […]

Detroit Hives

Tim Paule and Nicole Lindsey are a young couple who run an urban bee farm in East Detroit to create opportunities for young Detroit natives to overcome adversity. Detroit ranks […]

Sand Castles

Spain was one of the countries most affected by the European economic crisis in 2008, leaving behind a desolate landscape of thousands of abandoned houses throughout its territory. Ten years […]


For almost 150 years, the contributions of Chinese railroad workers to the completion of the Transcontinental Railroad was forgotten and ignored. Set on Donner Pass within the Tahoe National Forest, […]

Cordillera of Dreams

Winner of the Best Documentary award at the Cannes Film Festival, master filmmaker Patricio Guzmán’s The Cordillera of Dreams completes his trilogy (with Nostalgia for the Light and The Pearl Button) investigating […]

Last Green Thread

In 2018 three friends set out on an expedition into the most rapidly developing landscape in central Florida, traveling the narrowest and most imperiled wildlife corridor in the state.

Los Angeles River

Directed by Margaret Brown (Be Here To Love Me, The Order of Myths, The Great Invisible), the film explores the rich natural and human diversity of the Los Angeles River […]