The New Environmentalists – From Accra to Eleuthera Island

John Antonelli, Will Parrinello, Matt Yamashita | 2021 | 31 min.

2022 Official Selection

The New Environmentalists share a common goal – safeguarding the Earth’s natural resources from exploitation and pollution, while fighting for justice in their communities. The film is the latest in the Mill Valley Film Group’s Emmy Award-winning series featuring inspiring portraits of six passionate and dedicated activists. These are true environmental heroes who have placed themselves squarely in harm’s way to battle intimidating adversaries while building strong grassroots support. The activists profiled in The New Environmentalists are recipients of the Goldman Environmental Prize, often referred to as the Green Nobel Prize. Narrated by Robert Redford, The New Environmentalists illustrates how ordinary people are effecting extraordinary change.

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