Ecoflix Education: Creative Arts

Ecoflix Education: Creative Arts

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Ecoflix Education: Creative Arts
  • Hot Poets - Group Film

    Episode 1

    This is a group poem edited together from the 12 Hot Poet COP26 poems - written and performed by leading spoken word poets from the UK and South Africa including Joelle Taylor, Vanessa Kisuule, Matt Harvey, Jonny Fluffypunk, Repeat Beat Poet, Zena Edwards, Toni Giselle Stuart, Chris Redmond, Yomi...

  • Hot Poets - Matt Harvey, Praise the Whale

    Episode 2

    Hot Poet: Matt Harvey
    Matched with: Whale and Dolphin Conservation
    Poem Focus: The Green Whale and Whale Poo Whale

    Dolphin Conservation (WDC) campaigns to save whales and dolphins. Whales play a big part in helping to keep the ocean healthy and are our allies in the fight to reverse climate b...

  • Hot Poets - Elvis McGonagall, Extreme Weather Report

    Episode 3

    Hot Poet: Elvis McGonagall
    Matched with: Met Office
    Poem Focus: Climate Research

    The Poem's context is around the reporting of the Met Office which is the national meteorological service for the UK. They provide critical weather services and world-leading climate science, helping you make better...

  • Hot Poets - Chris Redmond, Green Futures; The Earth is Waiting

    Episode 4

    Hot Poet and Co-Artistic Director: Chris Redmond
    Matched with: The Weather Makers
    Poem Focus: Re-greening the Desert

    With an ever-increasing human population extracting value from Earth, the world faces severely degrading ecosystems. Over 1.3 billion people are affected by degrading agricultural...

  • Hot Poets - Jonny Fluffypunk, Put the Children by a Tree

    Episode 5

    Hot Poet: Jonny Fluffypunk
    Matched with: Forest Schools Birmingham
    Poem Focus: Forest School

    It is Forest School Birmingham’s deepest wish that young people and those working in education awaken to the vital role that the natural world plays in the health and well-being of our species and that, ...

  • Hot Poets - Repeat Beat Poet, A Rhyming Guide to Climate Litigation

    Episode 6

    Hot Poet: The Repeat Beat Poet
    Matched with: London School of Economics, Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment
    Poem Focus: Climate Litigation

    The Repeat Beat Poet (aka Peter deGraft-Johnson) is working with Joana Setzer, an Assistant Professorial Research Fellow at th...

  • Hot Poets - Francesca Beard, Geology Rocks.

    Episode 7

    Hot Poet: Francesa Beard
    Matched with: British Geological Survey
    Poem Focus:
    Geology and the undergroundThe BGS is focused on public-good science for government and on research aimed at understanding the earth and its environmental processes, helping society use natural resources responsibly, ma...

  • Hot Poets - Joelle Taylor, Could Mr Sands Please Come to Reception

    Episode 8

    Hot Poet: Joelle Taylor
    Matched with: Dr. Gareth Clay, Department of Geography, School of Environment, Education and Development, University of Manchester
    Poem Focus: Wild Fire
    Dr Gareth Clay is a Reader in Physical Geography at The University of Manchester. He is a physical geographer whose rese...

  • Hot Poets - Liv Torc - When You Know the Water's Coming

    Episode 9

    Hot Poet and Co-Artistic Director: Liv Torc
    Matched with: Adapting the Levels, Somerset County Council, Somerset Wildlife, Trust and Farming & Wildlife Advisory Group
    Poem Focus: Flood Prevention

    Liv's poem is based on the incredible work of Somerset County Council, Somerset Wildlife, Trust and ...

  • Hot Poets - Zena Edwards, Mother of the Forest

    Episode 10

    Hot Poet: Zena Edwards
    Matched with: The Word Forest Organisation
    Poem Focus: Empowering women in Kenya to grow trees on the equator.

    The Word Forest Organisation is a young charity founded by passionate environmentalists based in the South West. They plant trees, build schools, facilitate educ...

  • Hot Poets - Vanessa Kisuule, The Earth's Thirst

    Episode 11

    Hot Poet: Vanessa Kisuule
    Matched with: RSPB
    Poem Focus: Peatland

    Passionate about nature, dedicated to saving it. Since the RSPB started on their mission in 1889, the threats to nature have continued to grow, but they’ve grown to meet them too. The RSPB is now the largest nature conservation ch...

  • Hot Poets - Toni Giselle Stuart, Ocean Home

    Episode 12

    Hot Poet: Toni Giselle Stuart
    Matched with: The Beach Co-op, South Africa
    Poem Focus: Beach Clean-Up Plastic Data

    The Beach Co-op began in 2015 when a group of volunteers started meeting every new moon to collect marine debris at our local surf break – the rocky shore at Surfers Corner in Muizen...

  • Hot Poets - Yomi Ṣode, Chaos in the Sky and on Land

    Episode 13

    Hot Poet: Yomi Ṣode
    Matched with: Professor David M Schultz from the Centre for Crisis Studies and Mitigation, and Centre for Atmospheric Science, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, The University of Manchester
    Poem Focus: How big weather events are reported

    A crisis resulting from ...

  • Recreate, Restore, Reimagine

    Episode 14

    A powerful call to arms - the poem reminds us that we only have one Earth and we must protect her. The poem ties into the Decade of Restoration, a United Nations initiative that will launch on #WorldEnvironmentDay, to prevent, halt and reverse the degradation of ecosystems worldwide

    Director: T...

  • Thank You, Sea

    Episode 15

    Our love letter to the sea - made from received stories and footage - the film recognises and celebrates everything the sea means to us - from moments of awe and wonder to times of reflection and comfort.
    The sea, the big blue, the ocean - it's part of us and we need to protect it.

    Director: To...

  • Eco TrailBlazers - James Levelle

    Episode 16

    James Levelle is a committed environmentalist with a passion for adventure - his documentary 'Race for the Future' is an 11,000km journey from southern England to the capital of Chile made without the use of fossil fuel powered transport

  • Coral Reefs, The Lungs of our planet

    Episode 17

    An incredible secret underwater realm lies beneath our oceans. A rare and close-up view into some of the world’s most exotic marine species from moray eels, barracuda, corals, sharks, fish and pacific cleaner shrimp.

  • Diving The Dragon

    Episode 18

    A team of international divers discover the most amazing underwater eco-system with spectacular footage of these dynamic and rare reefs, which include film of Moray eels, Stingrays and Turtles. They also explore the islands for a trip to discover where Monkeys, Deer and even Komodo dragons live.

  • Child of the Cenote

    Episode 19

    A female free-diver embarks on an underwater journey throughout the underwater caves of the Mexican Yucatan Peninsula, called Cenotes. She follows the light that shines within the deepest and darkest part of the caves only to discover something she least expects. This entire film was shot free-di...

  • Ecoflix Podcast with Christopher Lloyd

    Episode 20

    Ecoflix CEO David Casselman speaks with children's author and publisher Christopher Lloyd. Ecoflix recently collaborated with Christopher to animate his book 'It’s Up To Us'. The book is based is based on the Terra Carta, a roadmap to sustainability issued by His Royal Highness The Prince Charle...

  • Ecoflix Podcast with Toby Gad

    Episode 21

    Toby Gad is a Los Angeles-based German music producer/songwriter, best known for co-writing John Legend's biggest hit, "All of Me", the fifth-highest certified single in RIAA history, and for co-writing and producing "Big Girls Don't Cry" by Fergie and "If I were a Boy" by Beyoncé.
    Gad also pro...

  • FashionScapes: Diamonds of Botswana

    Episode 22

    This film looks at the impact of diamond mining on Botswana and its people. It shows how an industry traditionally so contentious can work so fairly when Government, business, civil society and local communities work in partnership to ensure that everyone benefits.

  • FashionScapes: Circular Economy

    Episode 23

    Fighting for circular fashion - Fashion's big chance to to embrace circularity and escape a destructive take-make-and-waste model is being undermined by greenwashing and oil

    Director: Andrew Morgan
    EcoAge Television

  • FashionScapes: A Living Wage

    Episode 24

    As Governments, multi-national companies and brands debate and conflate the difference between the minimum wage and a living wage activists and change makers call time on the very low wages that trap millions of garment workers in perpetual poverty

    Director: Andrew Morgan
    EcoAge Television