Anthony Bourdain Would Like To Talk To You About Food Waste

Read the full post at Gothamist. If anyone can make the very important and urgent topic of food waste sexy and interesting maybe it's Anthony Bourdain? The chef and TV host is the executive producer Wasted! The Story Of Food Waste, a documentary film on the subject that premiered at this year's Tribeca Film Festival, with a wider release …

Can Hollywood save us from climate catastrophe?

Read the full post at GreenBiz. By taking on the link between football and brain injuries, the recently released movie "Concussion" reminds us of the potential for Hollywood to shape attitudes and beliefs about controversial topics through entertainment. The film has put America’s most popular sport under a microscope and sparked a dialogue about children participating …

Mobile Film Festival partners with the UN to focus on climate change

For its first international edition, the Mobile Film Festival announces a partnership with United Nations to focus on climate change. This 11th competition will be held in Paris, France in December 2015 to coincide with the Climate Change Conference COP21. For this special competition, films submitted to the Festival must deal with the global topic …

How Bad is the Food Waste Issue? Two Daring Filmmakers Found Out

Read the full post at Shareable. A staggering 40 percent of the food that’s grown and produced in the US gets thrown away. But our food waste problem isn’t limited to one industry. It starts with the farms where food is grown and trickles through every aspect of food production, retail, and consumption, down to the food …

A New Documentary Probes the Vast Human Experiment of Unregulated Chemicals

Read the full story in Newsweek. The next time you buy a stick of deodorant or a bottle of dish soap, consider this: The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has tested and published data on only approximately 200 of the roughly 83,000 chemicals legally used to make products in the U.S., according to a California Senate …