The Berlin International Film Festival is partnering with the Forest Carbon Group – a consulting group providing specialized services to climate-friendly companies and sustainable product strategies – which is calculating the carbon footprint for this year’s festival.
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The organization Global Green USA will be hosting a green pre-Oscar party at the Avalon Hollywood on Wednesday, February 26th. The zero-waste party will bring together Hollywood’s elite activists and eco-conscious celebrities to enjoy a night of plant-based dining by … Read more
Since Spring 2013, student films at the Hamburg Media School have been produced sustainably. The students plan their productions according to the criteria that are required to receive Green Shooting Card certification, which is issued by the Film Förderung Hamburg … Read more
Saving energy is a key requirement for every green film production. Best Practice Guides advise to use energy efficient lighting. With LED lights, energy savings of up to 80% can be achieved.
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Fewer flights, no paper cups, green power, car pools and LED lights. Director Lars Jessen intends to make every one of his productions as eco-friendly as possible. While he was shooting ZDF’s family comedy Bloß kein Stress for Ziegler … Read more
Studio Hamburg FilmProduktion is aiming to increase the number of sustainably produced TV series. Now that Großstadtrevier has been awarded the Filmförderung Hamburg Schleswig-Holstein (FFHSH) Green Shooting Card, their series Notruf Hafenkante is also in line to adopt green … Read more
Situated in a broad strip of woodland just outside Munich, the Bavaria Film Studios have revolutionized their energy policy. The heating system works sustainably with geothermal energy and electricity which is generated by hydropower. Not only has the studio’s infrastructure … Read more
When Baz Luhrmann brought F. Scott Fitzgerald‘s novel The Great Gatsby to the big screen with Leonardo DiCaprio in the title role, it looked like the Roaring Twenties were celebrating their come back. But a different kind of zeitgeist prevailed … Read more
The South of France attracts productions with various incentives to commit to green film production. The Provence-Alpes-Côte-d’Azur (PACA) region provides film professionals with sustainability development training and technical support before and after production. Between 2010 and 2013, PACA offered producers … Read more
With the Green Film Making Project, the Dutch foundation Strawberry Earth aims to encourage filmmakers to produce their films sustainably. Producers can practice and participate in a green short film competition, workshops, and sessions with international industry experts.
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