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Pussy Riot - Punk Prayer

Pussy Riot - Punk Prayer

St. Maria, Virgin, Drive away Putin Drive away! Drive away Putin!

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Sacred Economics with Charles Eisenstein - A Short Film

Sacred Economics with Charles Eisenstein - A Short Film

The money system has contributed to alienation, competition, and scarcity, destroyed community, and necessitated endless growth

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97% Owned

97% Owned

97% Owned investigates behind the scenes of the ever changing financial system, to uncover how the monetary system provides the foundations for international dominance and national control. Fresh thinking, new ideas and answers to simple questions are squeezed into this powerful expose.

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Farmer In The City - Scott Walker

Farmer In The City - Scott Walker

Welcome to the astonishingly weird world of Scott Walker, his music and a documentary about the huge hidden influence of the 'most enigmatic man in rock music history.'

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Seeds of Freedom

Seeds of Freedom

Seeds of Freedom charts the story of seed from its roots at the heart of traditional, diversity-rich farming systems across the world into  a powerful commodity used to monopolise the global food system.

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Glencore Blimey

Glencore Blimey

Glencore provides a text book example of how deregulated, laissez-faire capitalism gives rise to out-of-control corporate monoliths that sidestep national laws to maximize their concentration of wealth whilst reducing the well being of millions of people and decimating the planet's ecology. Small is beautiful.

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The Jungle Prescription (Ayahuasca)

The Jungle Prescription (Ayahuasca)

A fascinating short film exploring how the ritualized use of Ayahuasca can treat a range of maladies arising, in part, from our separation from nature... and each other.

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THTC Beatboxers take on McDonalds

THTC Beatboxers take on McDonalds

The first of a series of 'Rebel Bass Sessions', THTC hit up McDonalds in Leicester Square to provide a little bit of free entertainment and much needed ecological incite.

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Cultural Creative [R]evolution

Cultural Creative [R]evolution

The time is ripe to take the shaping of social life into our own hands.

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19

19

Same shit, different day.

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ZEITGEIST 3: MOVING FORWARD

ZEITGEIST 3: MOVING FORWARD

Peter Joseph builds on the previous Zeitgeist movies demonstrating why now is the time for radical, systemic change. He then moves forward and outlines how to bring this about and what might follow.

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Welcome to the Anthropocene

Welcome to the Anthropocene

Short animation charting the rise of humanity as a geological force and the resultant transformation of our planet's surface.

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The Fourth World War

The Fourth World War

Astonish footage from the inside of people's movements around the world including: Mexico, Argentina, South Africa, Palestine, and Korea.

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Climate change and the poor

Climate change and the poor

Let Live is a new book by John Madeley about a bike ride in Africa, climate change and the CIA.

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Four Horsemen - Official Trailer

Four Horsemen - Official Trailer

'Business as usual' has been broken on the wheel and dragged to the depths of hell. The Four Horsemen run a mock while the planet burns.

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Anarchy, Can you dig it?

Anarchy, Can you dig it?

"The problem in the past has been the man turning us against one another. We have been unable to see the truth, because we have fighting for ten square feet of ground, our turf, our little piece of turf. That's crap, brothers! The turf is ours by right, because it's our turn. All we have to do is keep up the general truce. We take over one borough at a time. Secure our territory... secure our turf... because it's all our turf!"

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How the Dutch got their cycle paths

How the Dutch got their cycle paths

Fascinating and brilliant short film. It is all here for us to see and understand and the best bit is the proof is in the pudding. It worked and it works! Here is a simple guide for building better cities that can help us to live better lives.

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Plastic Bag

Plastic Bag

Utterly weird and beautiful short film about the life of a philosophical plastic bag with the voice of the legendary Werner Herzog. Plus bonus film of Werner eating his shoe.