re-telling climate change stories

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This film is a comedy about the benefits of the bus system. The film encourages the audience to use public transportation.

This films follows a group of students from Tuba City, Arizona. The students discuss their relation to the environment, as well as perform a play about humanity’s interaction with the climate. This film is an inspiring documentary styled film.

 

This is a documentary style film that educates the audience about the coal industry. The producer does a thorough job of explaining how one community in Colorado relies on coal for its existence. This film shows emotion and information to explain the problems we face when moving towards different forms of energy.

 

This is an artistic film about the environmental degradation. It offers information about climate change and ways to get involved to save our environment. This film is beautiful and appropriate for all ages.

This film is a documentary styled comparison between Boulder residents’ views on climate change vs. perceptions of residents in Alabama. We learn the main difference between people’s points of view are if climate change is something to worry about. This film is very interesting and conveys an important idea, no matter where a person lives, they must start acting to combat climate change.

This film is a beautiful story of human existence on earth. It is a wake up call to society that earth has been here much longer than us, and will continue to be here after we are gone. The film urges viewers to respect our home so that the weather respects us.  There is mild cursing.

This film is a comedy about what life without available water. The story does a good job at depicting the harsh realities of an average day with no water and highlights how water is a huge part of our lifestyle. This film is well produced and funny for all ages.

Red Cup Culture is a short film about making changes to college parties for a sustainable future. The producer gives a smart idea to combat the problem of constantly throwing away red solo cups. This film is fun and relatable to CU students!

 

This beautiful film explains the struggles we have with connecting to nature and helping preserve it.

This animated feature tells an old Native American tale, paralleling America’s treatment of our land. This story talks about the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation and Native American life. This film is excellent in story and creativity.

Tells the Native American “Prophecy of the Seventh Generation,” which many believe to be happening now.

But I must explain to you how all this mistaken idea of denouncing of a pleasure and praising pain was born and I will give you a complete account of the system, and expound the actual teachings of the great explorer of the truth, the master-builder of human happiness. No one rejects, dislikes, or avoids pleasure itself, because it is pleasure, but because those who do not know how to pursue pleasure rationally encounter consequences that are extremely painful.

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A sleek film that highlights the role that current construction plays in carbon emissions and features creative architectural solutions to achieve a greener standard. Provided isn't just a big idea, but a truly attainable alternative for shaping our future. 

Video Tags: Architecture, Green Design, Emissions

In this film, we explore the relationship between rock climbing and nature and how a hobby can drastically effect how one views the threat of climate change. 

Video Tags: Climbing, Hobbies, Climate Change

A breezy piece that asks the question, "Are we willing to sacrifice what we love in our unwillingness to deal with climate change?" Our filmmaker uses intimate interviews with Colorado locals to get to the heart of this matter and expose just how much we stand to lose. 

Video Tags: Loves, Climate, Food, Recreation