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Due to the health restrictions at the market this season, the EcoFair is not happening this year. If your non-profit or student group would like to do a webinar hosted by Color Brighton Green, let us know.

Film Presentation:Triple Divide

ColorBrightonGreen.org will finish up its 2016 Film Festival with the movie “Triple Divide”. This movie is said to be the only documentary of its kind on the controversial subject of fracking capable of speaking to all sides, with exclusive interviews from the industry, experts, and Americans suffering in the wake of shale gas development. “Its […]

How Your Yard and Garden Can Help Fight Climate Change

Easy to apply gardening and yard care methods will restore carbon to the soil – and keep it there – for healthier crops, more resilient gardens and less extreme weather. A series of short films will be shown that provide hope in the face of climate change! Additionally, a discussion will include simple actions everyone […]

Film Presentation: “Genetic Roulette: The Gamble of Our Lives”

ColorBrightonGreen.org opens its 2016 film series with Genetic Roulette, a film by Jeffrey M. Smith, author of the world’s bestselling book on genetically modified organisms (GMOs), Seeds of Deception. Jeffrey is a leading consumer advocate promoting healthier non-GMO choices. New evidence points to genetically engineered foods as a major contributor to rising disease rates in […]

Film and Discussion: How Your Yard and Garden Can Help Fight Climate Change

Easy to apply gardening and yard care methods will restore carbon to the soil, and keep it there, for healthier crops, more resilient gardens and less extreme weather. Come view a series of short films that will give you hope in the face of climate change! The discussion will include simple actions everyone can take, […]

Greentopia Film Festival

Films to inspire audience to create sustainable changes in their own lives and communities

When and where?

March 17 to March 21, 2015 Go to www.greentopia.org website for film titles, locations and prices

Cowspiracy: The Sustainability Secret

Animal Agriculture and Greenhouse Gases

Cowspiracy: The Sustainability Secret is a groundbreaking feature-length environmental documentary following intrepid filmmaker Kip Andersen as he uncovers the most destructive industry facing the planet today – and investigates why the world’s leading environmental organizations are too afraid to talk about it.

When and where? Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at […]

Garbage Warrior

A Film About Eco Architecture

The epic story of maverick U.S. architect Michael Reynolds fight to introduce radically sustainable housing and his triumph over bureaucracy.

When and where? Wednesday, February 18, 2015 at 6:30 pm Brighton Memorial Library, in the Friends Learning Center 2300 Elmwood Avenue Free event

Chasing Ice

The award-winning 2014 documentary on climate change

James Balog and his team on the Extreme Ice Survey assemble a multiyear chronicle of the planet’s rapidly melting glaciers.

When and where? Wednesday, January 21, 2015 at 6:30 pm Brighton Memorial Library, in the Friends Learning Center 2300 Elmwood Avenue Free event

Comfort Zone

A documentary exploring climate change in upstate New York

What does climate change mean in a place where it is not an obvious threat? Where sea level rise is not a factor, and frankly, where people might like it to be a little warmer? Three filmmakers set out to answer those questions for Upstate New […]

Gasland 2: The dangers of fracking

In this explosive follow-up to his Oscar-nominated film GASLAND, filmmaker Josh Fox uses his trademark dark humor to take a deeper, broader look at the dangers of hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, the controversial method of extracting natural gas and oil, now occurring on a global level (in 32 countries worldwide). GASLAND PART II, which premiered […]