re-telling climate change stories

Media

This film uses humor to convey the need to act now. The producer uses unintelligent surfers to tell stories about the current climate reality. This short is a lighthearted and funny film to watch.

“Today’s choices are tomorrow’s climate.” This short film expresses the severity of the climate change issue. It engages the audience to become enlightened and act now.

This short film is an animation explaining the reality of climate change. The audience becomes educated on a scary future, yet the tone of this film remains positive by encouraging people to do their small part.

 

This short film is a comedy about a young woman’s struggle to find her place in the midst of our climate change story. She is eager to make a difference and learns the power of communication through a camera. The story also touches on issues surround recycling.

 

Melt is a short film about raising awareness about our disappearing ice glaciers. Two girls exemplify a grassroots campaign and hit the streets to save the glaciers.

This short film is symbolic of the politics regarding the climate change issue today. The producer uses the emotion of fear to explain that society needs to start getting scared about the projected ways climate change can change our future.  He explains that once people start getting scared they can realize the severity of the issues ahead and work to create bigger positive change.

This film shows the ways in which we can make small changes that would help the environment.  The filmmaker follows a young male who shows different ways of life, one less beneficial to the environment, and one more. At the end, the viewer sees the amount of carbon each way of life produced, which encourages the audience to make positive changes.

This film talks to an environmental studies student and an agricultural specialist about what “organic” means. The film reveals the truth about our agriculture system and supports local farming.

This film explains how Aquaponics is a great tool to use for a sustainable future. This energy efficient exercise uses fish to grow crops. The film is great to introduce this new and exciting way to produce agriculture.

This short film is about finding new ways to reduce our carbon footprint. The creator shows her story of using bicycle systems for transportation. Sidonie eventually finds a solution and helps her community implement a bike system.

 

When extreme weather causes flooding in Boulder, Colorado, students quickly learned that school cancellation isn't all fun and games when you consider what flood water consists of.

Sheds light on the ability to use hydroelectric power and solar to replace coal burning for energy.

Children fingerpaint and provide commentary on what they dream the future will look like. 

A comedic take of the very serious issue of drought consequences to farmers.

Demonstrate how impacts of climate change can inspire action through storytelling.

 

A couple of recreational skiers are faced with the tough reality of increasing global temperatures.