Seed films & documentaires

Knowledge is empowerment, films are powerful. They can offer us insights in lives far away from our day-to-day lives and enable us to see patterns all around the globe. Patterns of destruction … verder lezen

Beyond the red lines: a movie on the growing climate justice movement

From the lignite mines in the Rhineland to the port of Amsterdam or the streets of Paris during the World Climate Summit, the struggles for climate justice are fought at more and … verder lezen

New movie: From Seed to Seed

From Seed to Seed is a pedagogical film intended for all those who wish to learn how to produce their own vegetable seeds. With the help of magnificent images and short animated … verder lezen

Movie: Struggle for seeds in Colombia and the Netherlands

[this article and movie don’t exist in English] Noticias interviewde de Colombiaanse activisten Cynthia Osario Torres, Alba Marleny Portillo Calvache en Albeiro Antonio Alvarado Catuche. In 2010 ondertekende Colombia namelijk een vrijhandelsverdrag … verder lezen

Docu: Van boer tot boer

Van boer tot boer (Farmer to Farmer) is een Engelse documentaire van circa dertig minuten, die eerder dit jaar uitkwam. De maker is Michael Heart, een conventionele veeboer uit Dorset (GB) die de film speciaal voor Europese boeren heeft opgenomen in Amerika. Zelf is Heart betrokken bij de Britse Family Farms Association. 


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Docu: Frontiers of Life

2012-frontiers-of-live-front-detail-250Frontiers of Life: Agribusiness and mega mining expansion in Northwestern Argentina

The conquest of the land that today is known as America, has meant centuries of exploitation and theft of natural resources in the name of “civilization and progress”, leading to the extermination of natural and cultural diversities. This process has continued till today. In Northwestern Argentina the expansion of soy and sugar cane monocultures and mega mining projects cause pollution, deforestation, death and conflicts over millions of hectares of land. Here, indiginous peoples and peasant communities resist the progress of destruction, in the frontiers of life.

 

“The simultaneous existence of all forms of life sustains the earth´s equilibrium”

“every people, every culture is the reflection of the world it lives in”

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Docu: Mother Earth – a new future for small farmers

Mother Earth is a very inspiring documentary by the Dutch filmmakers Paul Enkelaar and Jan Paul Smit. Central theme of this documentary is the development of small-scale organic agriculture in Andhra Pradesh, … verder lezen

Docu: Mother Earth – a new future for small farmers

Mother Earth is a very inspiring documentary by the Dutch filmmakers Paul Enkelaar and Jan Paul Smit. Central theme of this documentary is the development of small-scale organic agriculture in Andhra Pradesh, … verder lezen

Screening of ´Bitter Seeds’

Screening ‘Bitter Seeds’ on Friday February 1, 8pm (doors open at 7.30pm) @ D4net/Voedlink Bilderdijkstraat 165F, Amsterdam The documentary Bitter Seeds shows the disastrous consequences Monsanto’s products and dealings have for Indian … verder lezen

Docu: Farmer and the Gene

(Nederland, 2008, Dumitriu/Verbeek) A SEED’s documentary on genetic engineering in Dutch agricluture “Farmer and the Gene” is now available on dvd, waiting to be sold! To order contact info@aseed.netThis e-mail address is … verder lezen

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