The Last Repair Shop, which is streaming for free on YouTube
The small but mighty group of people who painstakingly repair musical instruments for tens of thousands of public school students in Los Angeles aren’t used to being in the spotlight.
But a new documentary is bringing their stories — and those of the kids whose lives they have changed for the better — to the red carpet.
“This is the story of a simple solution. A way to heal our planet. The solution is right under our feet.”
By regenerating the world’s soils, we can completely and rapidly stabilize the Earth’s climate, restore lost ecosystems and create abundant food supplies. Using compelling graphics and visuals, along with striking NASA and NOAA footage, the film artfully illustrates how, by drawing down atmospheric carbon and sequestering it, soil is the missing piece of the climate puzzle. The film helps us understand the amazing complexity of soil and the potent effect regeneration of those soils can have. View trailer. Available on Netflix.
Don’t Look Up. 2h 25m | Sci-Fi Movies. Two astronomers go on a media tour to warn humankind of a planet-killing comet hurtling toward Earth. The response from a distracted world: Meh. Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Jennifer Lawrence, Meryl Streep.
“Some critics say this movie isn’t funny enough. Maybe it is the blunt instrument we need, studded with enough stars and enough humour to make it watchable and get a message across.” – Len
- Dr Michael Mann inspired Leo DiCaprio’s performance in the climate satire Don’t Look Up | Red, Green, and Blue (redgreenandblue.org)
- “Don’t Look Up” Is Cinematic Catharsis for the Climate-Concerned | Sierra Club
- Watching Don’t Look Up made me see my whole life of campaigning flash before me. – George Monbiot
During his lifetime, Sir David Attenborough has seen first-hand the monumental scale of environmental change caused by human actions. Now for the first time, he reflects on the devastating changes he’s witnessed and reveals how together we can address the biggest challenges facing life on our planet.
Produced by Silverback Films and WWF, David Attenborough: A Life on Our Planet shares Sir David Attenborough’s greatest story yet – his witness statement for the natural world and vision for the future. Now available on Netflix