HANDS-ON women: climate: change profiles five women from four continents tackling climate change through policy, protest, education and innovation. The film powerfully demonstrates how women are transferring knowledge and local networks into hands-on strategies. This 48-minute collaborative documentary offers unique perspectives across cultures and generations; A young woman challenges the expansion of oil rigs in the North Sea while a seasoned community organizer interprets satellite weather reports for fisherman struggling to survive on India’s increasingly volatile coast.

Awards and Selected Screenings

  •  Broadcast on Kenyan and Indian Television.
  •  Featured at Paris Climate Talks (2015)
  •  Featured at United Nations/ Commission on the Status of Women (2014),
  • Bozcaada International Festival of Ecological Documentary (Turkey, 2014)
  • Ecozine Film Festival (Saragoza, Spain, 2015).
  • Cinema Politica 2014 – 2017 Screening Series
  • Cinéma sous les étoiles (Montreal, 2015)
  • Part of The Walrus Talks Climate, Ottawa (2014)
  • Climate Fast’s Conversations on Climate Change (Ottawa, 2014),
  • Guest Event, Norway (2014).