What can one person do? What can a group of people do? What do we want to leave behind? We visit 13 projects in 13 different places where committed groups work for a vibrant future. A personal and poetic depiction of what it means to be fully human in the age of the Anthropocene.
A poem for the forest, by artist, author and poet Maria Westerberg. And the introduction of a new hashtag: #treetoo
A poem on Stillness from spiritual activist and writer Stephen Jenkinson. Composition by Gregory Hoskins.
Solo sailing Emma leaves the stress of modern life to journey across the Atlantic. With poetry by Stephen Jenkinson.
As a child, Mariama was sexually abused by a neighbour. With this film, and through the therapy of her dance and art work, she can begin to reclaim the power taken from her.
A film about regenerative agriculture and lacto fermenting of vegetables, featuring biodynamic farmer Brigid LeFevre.
Disa takes the somewhat reluctant filmmaker by the hand to guide him through the nether regions of the human landscape, and offer advice on how parents can talk to their teens about sex.
Would I have done things differently if I were in your shoes? A film about the importance of compassion, inspired from an essay by Charles Eisenstein.
A documentary about musicians Sousou & Maher Cissoko, filmed on location in Senegal. A proper love story AND the first film of the Campfire Stories library to actually feature a campfire!
Is it really “green” and “environmentally smart” to use clearcutting methods in forestry? Or is it an outdated, inefficient and heavily carbon-emitting practice that does not belong in a world already struggling with forest fires and a climate crisis?
A film about poet and carpenter Ben Bushill. An attempt to speak to us all, no matter our background, of the wondrous strangeness and simplicity of being a human on planet Earth.
My meeting with Charles Eisenstein, whose book “The Ascent of Humanity” helped me figure out what was “off” in this world, and how it could be instead.
A film on communication with nature, featuring amazing talents like Charu Hariharan and Andris Bird Whisperer. Jojking, crystal bowl healing and bird speech mixed into a meditative experience.
Two men from completely different cultures meet and start playing together on the subway platforms of New York. A documentary about friendship, migration and the unifying power of music.
I tell a friend I’ve moved to Järna, Sweden – a place of alternative ideas. “Oh, really? Aren’t those the nutjobs who bury cow skulls in the fields?”. I decide to find out what biodynamic farming is.
A conversation with musician Randy Korenczuk on his boat in New York. A film about being knocked out, having less but giving more, and about forgiving your enemy.
Nine questions with Charles Eisenstein.
Could there be a common root to all of the crises facing the web of life on planet earth?
What I learned during the making of this film it is this: The danger lies not in the risk of being misled into trusting the wrong camp. The risk lies in believing that such a complex matter should have an answer as simple as yes or no.
A bird falls dead at my feet and sends my thoughts spinning. An image of me on my own death bed. What will I be thinking about in my waning moments?
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