Lessons on Film:
Short but effective sound and video clips that encapsulate
some of today's most pressing current issues.
The federal budget effects everybody but it's so big that nobody can figure it out. Here it is: The TrueMajority OREO video... featuring an animated Ben Cohen, explaining the national budget, and how to make it work for us.
This short clip from Immigrants For Sale is part of a ground-breaking online documentary series that goes inside the private immigrant detention industry, through the lens of those most impacted, the players behind the trade and the multi-billion dollar profits that fuel it all.
From its extraction through sale, use and disposal, all the stuff in our lives affects communities at home and abroad, yet most of this is hidden from view. The Story of Stuff is a 20-minute, fast-paced, fact-filled look at the underside of our production and consumption patterns. The Story of Stuff exposes the connections between a huge number of environmental and social issues, and calls us together to create a more sustainable and just world. It'll teach you something, it'll make you laugh, and it just may change the way you look at all the stuff in your life forever.
Can shopping save the world? The Story of Change urges viewers to put down their credit cards and start exercising their citizen muscles to build a more sustainable, just and fulfilling world.