Normal Is Over – A New Documentary Film
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Award-winning feature documentary about humanity’s wisest responses to climate change, species extinction, resource depletion and the widening gap between the rich and poor.
First film connecting the dots: A look at the financial and economical paradigm underlying our planetary problems, while offering various SOLUTIONS to reverse the path of global decline.
Normal Is Over is a compelling and visually rich film directed by award-winning and investigative journalist Renée
Her film chronicles the way humans have inadvertently imperiled our planet: species extinction, climate change, the depletion of critical natural resources, and industrial control of our food production.
This unique documentary examines how our economic and financial system connects these issues, and offers SOLUTIONS, which could be implemented immediately; from practical everyday fixes to rethinking the overarching myths of our time.
With an open mind Renée investigates the cause, and symptoms of our crisis while offering hope. She meets experts, and pioneers all over the world, trying to stave off global decline. They concentrate on matters such as ecological economics, organic agriculture, renewable energy, saving species, reducing our carbon footprints, and sustainable finance.
The film mixes accurate, relevant content with humor, and suggests ways how we can take positive practical action and change our lifestyles for future generations.
Featuring among others:
Prof. Lester Brown, Agricultural Economist. Prof. Michael Mann, Meteorologist. Prof. Naomi Oreskes, History of Science. Dr. Vandana Shiva, Environmental activist. Charles Eisenstein, Author. Paul Gilding, Social Activist, Al Gore, Prof. Bernard Lietaer, International Finance and many more “keystone individuals”
“Smart, different and compelling … An educational journey about money and the planet we should all go on” – Andy Ridley, Co-Founder Earth Hour, and Managing Director.
“A catalyst for changing the world, and a must for every decision maker in this world”. -Professor Michael Braungart. Co-founder Cradle-2-Cradle.
“Honored to be part of powerfull new film on climate change & sustainability. “
-Distinguished Professor Michael Mann, Meteorology, Penn State University.
“I’ve attended ..many.. film festivals, and I can’t think of a film that has impressed me as much as yours did, nor received a standing ovation”. -Steve Nicola, Biologist.