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#Powerplant nominated for “Best Documentary” Awards at Kuala Lumpur Eco Film Festival

#Powerplant nominated for “Best Documentary” Awards at Kuala Lumpur Eco Film Festival

Our newest documentary #Powerplant has been nominated for the award “Best Feature Film / Best Documentary” at the International Kuala Lumpur Eco Film Festival (KLEFF) in Malaysia.

KLEFF is Malaysia’s first and longest-running environmental film festival, as well as in Southeast Asia. In the past eleven years, the Festival has reached out to approximately 90,000 people from Malaysia and other countries through its film screenings and programs at selected venues in Kuala Lumpur.

KLEFF 2019 takes place 7-13 October.

#Powerpant “Best Feature Film” at Tulum World Environment Film Festival

#Powerplant won two awards at Tulum World Environment Film Festival in Mexico. This festival focuses on films with themes of nature and environmemt and aims to create awareness and discuss the state of our environment.

#Powerplant Tulum

#Powerplant won the awards “Best Feature Film” and “Best Orginal Music”. All music in #Powerplant is composed and performed by Moby, who is also makes an appearance in the film.

#Powerplant provides added insight into the link between climate change and meat consumption, a topic that Marianne Thieme was the first politician to address in the climate documentary ‘Meat the Truth’ in 2007, an issue that has become even more pertinent since then. Moby:

Vegans have found a way to transition from a small activist group to a mainstream movement. It is the new normal.

The Tulum World Environment Film Festival takes place twice a year: the SOL-edition in July and the LUNA-edition in November. #Powerplant will be screened during the SOL-edition, which takes place from 15-21 July 2019, in Casa de la Cultura Tulum, in the beautiful Mexican coastal town of Tulum, near Paya del Carmen, Quintana Roo.

More information: https://tulumweff.wordpress.com/

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#Powerplant selected for Tulum World Environment Film Festival

#Powerplant has been selected for the Tulum World Environment Film Festival in Mexico. This festival focuses on films with themes of nature and environmemt and aims to create awareness and discuss the state of our environment.

#Powerplant Tulum

The Tulum World Environment Film Festival takes place twice a year: the SOL-edition in July and the LUNA-edition in November. #Powerplant will be screened during the SOL-edition, which takes place from 15-21 July 2019, in Casa de la Cultura Tulum, in the beautiful Mexican coastal town of Tulum, near Paya del Carmen, Quintana Roo.

More information: https://tulumweff.wordpress.com/

©Nicolaas G. Pierson Foundation

#Powerplant selected for American Conservation Film Festival

#Powerplant has been selected for the 17th edition of the annual American Conservation Film Festival (ACFF) in Shepherdstown, West Virginia (USA). The festival takes place during two consecutive weekends: 4-6 October and 11-13 October 2019.

American Conservaton Film Festival

#Powerpant is one of only 40 films selected from hundreds of submissions from 44 countries worldwide. The festival focuses on the preservation of nature, climate and especially the link between humans and nature, wildlife and the environment.

More information: https://conservationfilmfest.org/

#Powerplant selected for Zensa Media International Film Festival

#Powerplant selected for Zensa Media International Film Festival

#Powerplant has been selected for the Zensa Media International Film Festival in Montréal, Canada. During this festival only short films are screened. But because the selection committee was so impressed with #Powerplant, the decided to show a teaser of the film. During the next edition the full film will be screened.

Zensa Media International Film Festival takes place on June 26th in Montréal.

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#Powerplant selected for Beyond Earth Film Festival

#Powerplant selected for Beyond Earth Film Festival

#Powerplant has been geselcted for the Beyond Earth Film Festival in India! Beyond Earth Film Festival is a monthly live screening film festival with an annual live screening mega award event in capital of West Bengal. The monthly live screenings take place at the end of each month at Amra Adbhut Cafe and Dolchut Adda. And Mega event happens at Ecospace the prestigious Red Carpet auditorium.

The screening at Beyond Earth Film Festival will be the Asian premiere for #Powerplant.

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#Powerplant selected for SiciliAmbiente Film Festival

#Powerplant selected for SiciliAmbiente Film Festival

#Powerplant, the fifth documentary of the Nicolaas G. Pierson Foundation, was selected for the Italian film festival SicilyAmbiente. The festival takes place from July 14th – 19th in San Vito Lo Capo, on the Italian island of Sicily.

SicilyAmbiente is an international film festival for documentaries, short films and animations, focusing on the environment, sustainability and human rights. Films in the themes environment, anthopology, human rights, biodiversity, war, civil rights, sustainable development and human-environmental relations will be screened during the 6 day festival.

SicilyAmbiente
July 14- 19, 2019
San Vito Lo Capo, Sicily (Italy)

Meat the Truth translated into Romanian

Meat the Truth translated into Romanian

Meat the Truth, the first climate film of The Netherlands, has been translated into Romanian. The film can now we watched on YouTube with Romanian subtitles.

The Romanian translation was made by the organization Vegan in Romania, which organized a very successful screening in Romania last weekend.

Watch Meat the Truth below. Click on ‘settings’ to select your desired subtitles.

 

Sea the Truth wins three awards in Bogotá

Sea the Truth wins three awards in Bogotá

The documentary Sea the Truth is the big winner at the Festival Cine Animal Bogotá in Colombia. The film won no less than three awards: “Best Documentary Feature”, “Peacock Feather” (Most original and creative work) and “Animal Planet” (Message of environmental awareness & animal).

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NGPF nominated for NRC Charity Award 2015

NGPF nominated for NRC Charity Award 2015

The Nicolaas G. Pierson Foundation has been nominated as one of 24 to win the NRC Charity Award 2015. We have a chance of winning €75.000,- worth of advertising space in the Dutch national newspaper NRC. A great chance to spread our important message to a broader audience!

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