The Story of the Chinese Farmer

Posted by Chris Agnos on Films for Action

“The whole process of nature is a process of immense complexity and it is really impossible to tell whether something that happens in it is good or bad.” A parable about life and nature narrated by Alan Watts, animated by Steve Agnos, and with music by Chris Zabriskie.

Hummingbird Flower Feast

Some hummingbirds just found the feast of a lifetime at one homeowner’s vase of freshly picked flowers. Beautiful!

Mini Pig Enjoys a Swim

The weather is finally getting warmer here in Cape Town, maybe too warm! Enjoy this short clip of a little pig happily cooling down in his very own pool!

Saving Our Rhino

Every day we lose another rhino and a species edges closer to extinction. But there are champions keeping watch, protecting our true national heritage. From the Frontline: Saving our Rhino, a short film created in support of the SANParks Honorary Rangers, shows us just how tirelessly these volunteers are working to counteract the current poaching crisis. Watch this.

A Green Future

This is a brilliant and compelling discussion about Hemp, the most demonised plant on the planet but one that has solutions for food, fuel, building and nutrition. Do yourself a favour and watch this to learn about the miracle solutions that hemp offers us. The future truly is green.

A Permaculture Perspective

Curious about permaculture or just hearing about it for the first time? Inhabit: A Permaculture Perspective (2015) is an amazing new film that will teach you all about this design process and how it can transform our world and heal our systems into abundance. Watch it at Inhabit Film or Films for Action now.

Unexpected Beauty

If you have never experienced the beauty of a cactus in full bloom, this time-lapse video is sure to wow you! In the creative clip by EchinopsisFreak, you can watch as the biggest and brightest flowers spring forth from the prickly cacti in slow motion! Take a look.

Baby Elephant Throws a Tantrum

This baby elephant might just be playing around or having a scratch, but it is way funnier to think it’s throwing a tantrum in front of mom! Watch the adorable scene unfold below.