The Academy Award-nominated City of God director Fernando Meirelles is among the jury members of the Mobile Film Festival that has dedicated this year’s competition to climate change. In total, the festival received 765 film submissions from 70 countries all … Read more
Shortly before the UN Climate Change Conference COP21 will kick off in Paris, Olivier René-Veillon, Ecoprod Founder and CEO of le-de-France Film Commission, is inviting members of the film/ TV industry to a conference on carbon free audiovisual productions which … Read more
One day before the COP21 in Paris kicks off, the organization Avaaz initiates a Global Climate March on November 29. In total, more than 1,500 events are planned worldwide. In the regions where are no Global Climate March activities yet, … Read more
At COP21 in Paris, 23-year-old filmmaker Slater Jewell-Kemker will present clips of her first feature-length film An Inconvenient Youth, which she began shooting when she was fifteen years old. Described as An Inconvenient Truth meets Boyhood, the film follows the … Read more
Hollywood star, politician and environmentalist Arnold Schwarzenegger launched the nonprofit environmental organization R20.The mission is to help sub-national governments around the world to develop low-carbon and climate resilient economic development projects.
What are the biggest obstacles and challenges to … Read more
Olivier-René Veillon, Founding Member of Ecoprod and Chief Executive Officer of Ile-de-France Film Commission, on Ecoprod’s activities to green the French Film/ TV production.
What approach is Ecoprod taking to make the Film / TV industry more sustainable?
Ecoprod is … Read more
The Italian producer Pietro Reggiani presented the premiere of his awareness clip on climate change at the 10th Rome Film Festival. Produced by nine independent producers who are members of the Producers Guild of Italy, AGCPI, the video … Read more
With the initiative Film a #Day4Climate Action Film4Climate invites people from all over the world to document climate actions, solutions and conversations that are happening within 24 hours on 29 November 2015, one day before the UNFCCC 21st Conference of … Read more
At the 11th Zurich Film Festival, Austrian-American actor Arnold Schwarzenegger was honored with the Golden Icon Award. During his visit to the Swiss metropolis, the politician and environmental activist said in view of the COP21 that it is important to … Read more
After making March of the Penguins, Academy Award- winning Writer/Director Luc Jacquet returned to Antarctica to shoot Ice and the Sky. In this film, we learn that Claude Lorius was drawn to return to the Antarctic just as … Read more