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SHOWING 27 FILMS SORTED BY GENRE: 'ENVIRONMENTAL'
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INTO THE NOW

  • Release Year: 2018
  • Runtime: 10 minutes
  • Country: USA
Director and legendary shark photographer Michael Muller’s lifelong fear of sharks eventually led him to discover the tranquility and peace of mind that is possible underwater, engaged with these curious and intimidating creatures. This stunning documentary, a revolutionary, stereoscopic virtual-reality experience, explores marine life and ocean conservation via Muller’s own internal journey. |Read More
Environmental
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ISLAND OF THE HUNGRY GHOSTS

  • Release Year: 2018
  • Runtime: 94 minutes
  • Directed By: Gabrielle Brady
  • Country: Germany, UK, Australia
Christmas Island, Australia, is home to one of the largest land migrations on earth—that of forty million crabs journeying from jungle to sea. But the jungle holds another secret: a high-security facility that indefinitely detains individuals seeking asylum. |Read More
Drama, Environmental, Female Director(s), First Time Filmmaker, Female Screenwriter(s)
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LAST ANIMALS

  • Release Year: 2017
  • Runtime: 92 minutes
  • Directed By: Kate Brooks
  • Country: USA, U.K.
Photojournalist Kate Brooks turns her lens from war zones to a new kind of genocide in this sweeping and sobering film. As the single-digit population of the Northern White Rhino ticks closer to extinction, Brooks exposes the epidemic of highly effective poachers and trafficking syndicates, and the heroic efforts of conservationists, park rangers, and scientists to protect these majestic creatures. |Read More
Female Director(s), Documentary, First Time Filmmaker, Environmental
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MY AFRICA

  • Release Year: 2018
  • Runtime: 9 minutes
  • Country: USA, UK
In Northern Kenya, the futures of wildlife and people are intertwined. Stand in the midst of a thundering wildebeest migration, witness a lioness snatch her prey—and meet a community dedicated to saving Africa’s wildlife in My Africa. The mixed-reality, companion experience puts paticipants in the shoes of a Reteti Elephant Sanctuary keeper caring for the newest arrival, a baby elephant named Dudu. |Read More
Environmental
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RADIUM GIRLS

  • Release Year: 2018
  • Runtime: 102 minutes
  • Directed By: Lydia Dean Pilcher and Ginny Mohler
  • Country: USA
Based on true events of the late ’20s, teenage sisters Bessie and Jo dream of faraway places while they paint glow-in-the-dark watch dials at the American Radium Factory in New Jersey. When Jo becomes ill, a larger, darker truth begins to emerge: She is not the first girl in the radium factory to become unwell. Bessie fights not only for her sister, but also for the rest of the women around her; she becomes a powerful advocate as she risks everything to stand up to the corporation that provides her family's livelihood. |Read More
Drama, Environmental, Female Director(s), NY Director(s), First Time Filmmaker, Female Screenwriter(s), Tribeca Film Festival Alumni, Tribeca Film Institute Alumni
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RIVER BELOW

  • Release Year: 2017
  • Runtime: 86 minutes
  • Directed By: Mark Grieco
  • Country: USA, Colombia
Deep in the Amazon, a renowned marine biologist and a reality TV star are each working to save the indigenous pink river dolphin from being hunted to extinction. When a scandal erupts, ethical questions are raised as murky as the waters of the Amazon River. Mark Grieco’s (Marmato) surprising documentary digs into the ethics of activism in the modern media age. |Read More
Drama, Documentary, Environmental
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SENSITIVES

  • Release Year: 2017
  • Runtime: 83 minutes
  • Directed By: Drew Xanthopoulos
  • Country: USA
Meet the Sensitives, people who are debilitatingly sensitive to modern life—electricity, chemicals, you name it. Their symptoms and coping mechanisms might vary, but they all face the unusual and heartbreaking choice of either living in dangerous and uncertain conditions with their loved ones, or in physical and technological isolation. Director Drew Xanthopoulos captures their lives in cinematic verite style. |Read More
Documentary, First Time Filmmaker, Environmental

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