Films

We’ve compiled a list of our favourite environmental films (with links to trailers and more about them.) If you know any other good ones, you’re welcome to suggest them in the comment box below.

People:

Garbage Warrior
Website and trailer (2 min)
David Stratton’s review

Into the Wild
Trailer (2 min)
The film’s website
Phil’s film review (5 min)
Review by Margaret Pomeranz

The Real Dirt on Farmer John
Trailer (2 min)
Farmer John’s website
Phil’s interview with John Peterson
Review by Margaret Pomeranz

Places:

The Burning Season
The film’s website

In The Shadow Of The Moon
Website and trailer
Review by Margaret Pomeranz

The Cars That Ate China
The film’s website

Innovations:

The Power of Community
Website and trailer (2min)

Climate:

The Age of Stupid
Trailer
The film’s website

The 11th Hour
Trailer (2 min)
The film’s action site
Review by David Stratton

An Inconvenient Truth
Trailer (2 min)
The film’s website
Review by David Stratton

Oil and Transport:

A Crude Awakening
Trailer (2 min)
The film’s website
More info about peak oil
Review by David Stratton

The End of Suburbia
Trailer (2 min)
The film’s website

Who Killed the Electric Car?
Trailer (2 min)
The film’s website
Review by David Stratton

The Fuel Film
Trailer (2 min)
The film’s website

Food and agriculture:

Food Inc
The film’s website and trailer

Business:

The Corporation
Trailer (2 min)
The film’s website
Review by David Stratton

Nature / conservation:

The Cove
The film’s trailer
The film’s website
Review by Margaret Pomeranz

Animals in Love (Les Animaux amoureux)
Trailer (2 min)
Overview of the film

Sharkwater
Trailer (2 min) and ‘The Making Of’ (24 min)
The film’s website
Phil’s interview with Director Rob Stewart
Review by Margaret Pomeranz
Sydney Morning Herald review

March of the Penguins
Trailer (2 min)
Review by Margaret Pomeranz

Travelling Birds
Sydney Morning Herald review
Peter Thompson’s review

Microcosmos
Urban Cinefile dvd review
Trailer (2 min)

Baraka
Trailer (2 min)
Wikipedia description

Vanishing of the Bees
Trailer (6 min)

Kids:

Wall-E
Trailer (2 min)

Horton Hears a Who
Trailer

Film festivals:

Sustainable Living Festival – films
Banff Mountain Film Festival
Environmental Film Festival
Wild and Scenic Film Festival
Planet in Focus Film Festival
Wild Spaces Film Festival

Articles:

News stories on environmental films

Planet Hollywood cleans up its act

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