Keyword: environment

Happy Feet

Happy Feet (2006)

Rated: PG Runtime: 100 minutes Release date: 11/16/2006
In the great nation of Emperor Penguins, deep in Antarctica, you're nobody unless you can sing--which is unfortunate for Mumble, who is the worst singer in the world. He is born dancing to his own tune--tap dancing. Though Mumble's mom, Norma Jean, thinks this little habit is cute, his dad, Memphis, says it "just ain't penguin." Besides, they both know that, without a Heartsong, Mumble may never...
Automata

Automata (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 109 minutes Release date: 10/09/2014
50 years in the future, mankind is struggling to survive as the environment deteriorates. The creation of the first quantum android, the Automata Pilgrim 7000, is designed to bring support to society's plight. The descent of civilization is juxtaposed by the rise of ROC, the corporation at the helm of robotic intelligence. Despite the demise of humanity, the company has set forth security...
Green Story

A Green Story (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 97 minutes Release date: 05/23/2013
Van Vlahakis left Greece fifty years ago with 22 dollars and arrived in the US hoping for a better future for himself and his family. He not only managed to live the American dream, but also created Earth Friendly Products, a US giant that makes environmentally-friendly cleaning products. In this story, after being given only a few months to live, Vlahakis reflects on his early life as an...
Khumba

Khumba (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 85 minutes Release date: 12/05/2013
When a half-striped zebra is blamed for the drought, he leaves his herd in search of his missing stripes. Along the way he is joined by an overprotective, sassy wildebeest and a flamboyant, neurotic ostrich, and defeats the sadistic leopard who has been terrorizing all the animals of the Karoo.
Aatsinki: The Story of Arctic Cowboys

Aatsinki: The Story of Arctic Cowboys (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 84 minutes Release date: 01/23/2014
Brothers Aarne and Lasse Aatsinki are cowboys of the Arctic. Quiet but good natured, dare-devilish but humble, rugged but gentle and exceptionally knowledgeable when it comes to their little slice of wilderness. These men are what John Wayne wanted to be. The brothers, along with their wives and children, live well north of the Arctic Circle in Finnish Lapland, where they are the leaders of a...
Dir: Jessica Oreck
With: N/A
Pump

Pump (2014)

Rated: PG Runtime: 88 minutes Release date: 09/18/2014
This is the story of America's addiction to oil, from its corporate conspiracy beginnings to its current monopoly today, and explains how we can end it-and finally win choice at the pump. Today gasoline is our only option for transportation fuel. With global demand surging, and with no other alternative, our dependence on gasoline has drained our wallets, increased air pollution and sent our sons...
Dir: Rebecca Tickell
With: N/A
Burt's Buzz

Burt's Buzz (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 89 minutes Release date: 06/05/2014
In this portrait of a singular personality who refuses to conform, we look into the remarkable double life of Burt Shavitz- a reclusive beekeeper who reluctantly became one of the world's most recognizable brand identities. Burt is followed from the pot-bellied stove of his rustic rural lifestyle to Taiwan, where the septuagenarian is greeted by hoards of his adoring fans. Moving from his...
Dir: Jody Shapiro
With: N/A
Sammy's Adventures - The Secret Passage

Sammy's Adventures - The Secret Passage (2010)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 08/03/2010
Born on a Baja, California beach in 1959, new hatchling Sammy must do what his fellow newborn sea turtles are doing: race across the beach to the ocean before they are captured by a seagull or crab. Thus begins Sammy's incredible fifty-year ocean journey. Along the way he meets his best friend, a fellow turtle named Ray, and overcomes obstacles both natural and man-made while trying to fulfill his...
2 temps 3 mouvements

2 temps 3 mouvements (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 09/25/2014

A Dangerous Game (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 09/11/2014
American billionaire Donald Trump and a cast of other greedy characters want to turn some of the earth's most precious places into golf courses and playgrounds for the super rich. From the historic site of Dubrovnik to the ancient sand dunes and rolling green hills of the seaside town of Balmedie, these tycoons bully local residents, influence governments, ignore local referendums and even meddle...
Dir: Anthony Baxter
With: N/A
Young Ones

Young Ones (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 100 minutes Release date: 08/05/2014
Water has become a precious, dwindling resource globally, and the land has withered into something wretched. Ernest Holm lives on the harsh frontier with his children, Jerome and Mary. He defends his farm from bandits, works the supply routes and hopes to rejuvenate the soil. But Mary's boyfriend, Flem Lever, wants Ernest's land for himself and will go to any length to get it.
Safe

Safe (1995)

Rated: R Runtime: 119 minutes Release date: 06/22/1995
Carol White is an affluent Los Angeles housewife whose pristine, doll-like environment turns against her in the form of an inexplicable illness. What begins as sudden allergic reactions to everyday chemicals, fragrances and fumes turns increasingly violent, transforming the laminated safety of Carol's existence into a terror of everyday life. When she is diagnosed with an immunity disorder called...
Dear Governor Cuomo

Dear Governor Cuomo (2011)

Rated: None Runtime: 75 minutes Release date: 11/29/2011
On a rainy night in May of 2012, a coalition of musicians, scientists and activists gathered in Albany on the governor's front doorstep, calling for a ban on hydraulic-fracturing. With the news that Governor Andrew Cuomo might lift the moratorium on fracking in New York any day, the event was assembled in less than a month: two rehearsals in 24 hours and it was showtime. The goal of the varied...

Into the Forest (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 09/04/2014
A drama/ thriller set in the near future that follows the story of two sisters who have lived, for the majority of their lives, in a remote Northern California forest, where they were home-schooled by their mother, a former ballerina, and their father, a schoolteacher. Global changes of apocalyptic proportions add up to suddenly cut off all electricity and gas, leaving the family isolated in the...
African Cats

African Cats (2011)

Rated: G Runtime: 89 minutes Release date: 04/21/2011
An epic true story set against the backdrop of one of the wildest places on Earth, "African Cats" captures the real-life love, humor and determination of the majestic kings of the savanna. The story features Mara, an endearing lion cub who strives to grow up with her mother's strength, spirit and wisdom; Sita, a fearless cheetah and single mother of five mischievous newborns; and Fang, a proud...
Cove

The Cove (2009)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 94 minutes Release date: 07/30/2009
In a sleepy lagoon off the coast of Japan lies a shocking secret that a few desperate men will stop at nothing to keep hidden from the world. In Taiji, Japan, former dolphin trainer Ric O'Barry has come to set things right after a long search for redemption. In the 1960s, it was O'Barry who captured and trained the 5 dolphins who played the title character in the international television sensation...
Go Further

Go Further (2004)

Rated: None Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 10/07/2004
In addition to his estimable acting career, Woody Harrelson keeps busy with his tireless activism on behalf of environmental causes: sustainability, animal rights and lifestyle choices attuned to the needs of the ecosystem. Here Harrelson's 'Simple Organic Living Tour' to raise awareness is documented. Harrelson and his friends make their way down the Pacific coast of the United States in a bus...
End of the Line

The End of the Line (2009)

Rated: None Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 06/18/2009
Reveals the devastating effect that global over-fishing is having on fish stocks and the health of our oceans.

Hurricane on the Bayou (2006)

Rated: None Runtime: 40 minutes Release date: 08/28/2006
Shot before and after the unprecedented devastation of Hurricane Katrina, the documentary brings into focus the startling loss of Louisiana's rapidly disappearing coastal wetlands that are New Orleans' first line of defense against deadly storms. Told through the personal stories of four musicians, both legendary and rising, who are drawing attention to this environmental calamity. The story is...
Fierce Green Fire

A Fierce Green Fire (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 120 minutes Release date: 02/28/2013
This comprehensive exploration of the environmental movement examines the grassroots and global activism that have spanned fifty years, going from a focus on conservation to today's concern over climate change. The film's five acts cover these people and stories: David Brower and the Sierra Club's battle to halt dams in the Grand Canyon; Lois Gibbs and Love Canal residents' struggle against 20,000...
Dir: Mark Kitchell
With: N/A
Mia and the Migoo

Mia and the Migoo (2011)

Rated: None Runtime: 92 minutes Release date: 03/24/2011
Young Mia lives on an island that is currently being transformed into a lavish resort by an unscrupulous real estate developer. Her father Pedro is one of the laborers charged with constructing the resort, though lately the project has been beset by a series of mysterious problems. Then, she encounters the Migous, strange creatures who teaches her about a sacred tree that is essential to all life...
Woods

The Woods (2011)

Rated: None Runtime: 92 minutes Release date: 11/02/2011
Idealistic twenty-somethings driven by a higher calling of a utopia, fashionably answer the call to change by mobilizing a movement deep into the woods, armed with a ridiculous amount of Cost-Co reserves and technology.
Age of Stupid

The Age of Stupid (2009)

Rated: None Runtime: 89 minutes Release date: 07/16/2009
A curator addresses through his computer screen how in the following 45 years the Earth becomes uninhabitable.
Simpsons Movie

The Simpsons Movie (2007)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 86 minutes Release date: 07/26/2007
Homer Simpson must save the world from a catastrophe he himself created. It all begins with Homer, his new pet pig, and a leaky silo full of droppings--a combination that triggers a disaster the likes of which Springfield has never experienced. As Marge is outraged by Homer's monumental blunder, a vengeful mob descends on the Simpson household. The family makes a narrow escape, but is soon divided...
Children of Men

Children of Men (2006)

Rated: R Runtime: 114 minutes Release date: 12/24/2006
A futuristic society faces extinction when the human race has lost the ability to reproduce. England descends into chaos until an iron-handed warden is brought in to institute martial law. The warden's ability to keep order is threatened when a woman finds that she is pregnant with what would be the first child born in 27 years.