Films & Talks

2012-Tesla-Model-S-front-view

Films & Talks – Revenge of the Electric Car

On 18 April 2012, in Events, Films & Talks, News, by Andrew Bennett
0

Films & Talks – Revenge of the Electric Car. From the makers of “Who Killed the Electric Car?”, it follows Tesla’s industry-catalyzing role in the resurgence and rise of electric vehicles. Tesla gave director Chris Paine insider access to capture unprecedented footage of Tesla’s history and growth leading up to the launch of Model S, the electric sedan poised to turn the tide against the internal combustion mainstream.

Cool It - the move

Films & Talks – COOL IT (22 March)

On 13 March 2012, in Events, Films & Talks, News, by Andrew Bennett
0

Showing 22 March 2012, 18h00 for 18h30 @ Hubspace Climate catastrophe? The end of civilization as we know it? COOL IT is based upon the book of the same name and lectures by Bjorn Lomborg, the controversial author of The Skeptical Environmentalist. Award-winning filmmaker Ondi Timoner travels the world with Lomborg exploring the real facts […]

ThriveMovie

Films & Talks: THRIVE – What on earth will it take?

On 17 February 2012, in Events, Films & Talks, News, by Andrew Bennett
0

THRIVE : Showing 22 February 2012, 18h00 for 18h30 @ the Hub THRIVE is an unconventional documentary that lifts the veil on what’s REALLY going on in our world by following the money upstream — uncovering the global consolidation of power in nearly every aspect of our lives. Weaving together breakthroughs in science, consciousness and […]

One Man, One Cow, One Planet

Films & Talks: How to save the world

On 20 January 2012, in Andy Le May, Events, Films & Talks, News, by Andrew Bennett
0

How to save the world (One Man, One Cow, One Planet) : Showing 25 January 2012, 18h00 for 18h30 @ the Hub Every year approximately 150 000 farmers commit suicide in India as a result of their farm lands having been destroyed through the use of chemicals since the “Green Revolution”.  The documentary focuses on […]

The war over you water is about to begin

Films & Talks: Blue Gold – The most precious commodity… water

On 13 December 2011, in Andy Le May, Films & Talks, by Andrew Bennett
0

Blue Gold – Showing 14th of December at 18:00 @ the Hub Filmmaker Sam Bozzo examines the growing battle over control of the global water supply.  This film examines how major corporations and financial institutions are buying up territories where large water supplies can be found, the fight to protect the Great Lakes, allegations that one […]

The Shock Doctrine

Films & Talks – The Shock Doctrine

On 13 October 2011, in Andy Le May, Events, Films & Talks, News, by Andrew Bennett
0

In THE SHOCK DOCTRINE, Naomi Klein explodes the myth that the global free market triumphed democratically. Exposing the thinking, the money trail and the puppet strings behind the world-changing crises and wars of the last four decades, The Shock Doctrine is the gripping story of how America’s “free market” policies have come to dominate the world– through the exploitation of disaster-shocked people and countries.

climate-reality

Films & Talks: Al Gore’s – 24 Hours of Reality

On 12 September 2011, in Andy Le May, Events, Films & Talks, Influences, News, by Andrew Bennett
0

Al Gore is at it again! on Thursday! “24 Hours of Reality will focus the world’s attention on the full truth, scope, scale and impact of the climate crisis. To remove the doubt. Reveal the deniers. And catalyze urgency around an issue that affects every one of us.” AL GORE – CHAIRMAN OF THE CLIMATE […]

The end of the line

Films & Talks: The end of the line

On 9 September 2011, in Andy Le May, Events, Films & Talks, Influences, News, by Andrew Bennett
0

The End of the line (The end of sea food by 2048) The End of the Line, the first major feature documentary film revealing the impact of overfishing on our oceans, had its world premiere at the Sundance Film Festival in the World Cinema Documentary Competition. Sundance took place in Park City, Utah, January 15-25, […]

Who_Killed_The_Electric_Car_cover

Films & Talks: Who killed the electric car?

On 18 August 2011, in Andy Le May, Events, Films & Talks, Influences, News, by Andrew Bennett
0

This 2006 documentary film explores the creation, limited commercialisation, and subsequent destruction of the battery electric vehicle in the United States, specifically the General Motors EV1 of the mid 1990s.