A Viral Spiral has been selected for the Indie Shorts Awards Cannes. Indie Shorts Awards Cannes is an event dedicated to international short films of all genres, aiming to find new voices and perspectives to celebrate the power of a good story. The festival is dedicated to bringing the best of global cinema. Previously, films by Kevin Bacon, Golden Globe winner Kyra Sedgwick, Pauline Chalamet, Ricardo Darín, Oscar nominees Jude Law and Brenda Blethyn were screened at the Indie Short Awards Cannes.
All films from the official selection will be screened in a virtual event from September 5-10, 2021 and during the physical event in the city of Cannes from October 26-28, 2021.
World-renowned artist Steve Cutts created the animation A Viral Spiral for the Nicolaas G. Pierson Foundation, in which he not only depicts the causes of the emergence of pandemics, but also shows the urgent measures needed to tackle them in the future. future.
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Our animation ‘A Viral Spiral’, by world reknowned visual artist Steve Cutts, is now available in 14 languages: Dutch, English, French, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, Arabic, Hebrew, Georgian, Russian, Turkish, Finnish, Romanian & Ukrainian.
The translations have been made by the Animal Politics Foundation.
Click on your language in the settings of the YouTube video player to select your language!
Climate change seems like a problem of a far distant future. We just go on with business as usual. But climate change, just like the loss of biodiversity and the current pandemic, is a consequence of how we treat nature. Corona is a wake-up call that has disrupted all of our lives.
All attention goes towards solving the current problem: controlling the SARS-CoV-2 virus. But prevention is better than cure. To do this, we have to look at how infectious diseases emerge and spread.
A Viral Spiral
World-renowned artist Steve Cutts created an animated film for the Nicolaas G. Pierson Foundation, in which he not only visualizes the factors that cause pandemics, but also points at the urgent measures that are needed to reduce the risk of future pandemics. Watch A Viral Spiral here:
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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.
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).Continue Reading
We have asked leading scientists to investigate the impact of meat consumption on all those issues that impact ‘the state of the Earth’. This has led to illuminating articles, with topics ranging from issues such as the loss of biodiversity, the disruption of the phosphorus cycle, and land use change. And how these pressing matters relate to food security.Continue Reading
On Monday January 28th, the Nicolaas G. Pierson Foundation presented the book Sea the Truth, Essays on Overfishing, Pollution and Climate Change. The anthology is an addendum to the documentary Sea the Truth, that premiered in May 2010 in the Tuschinkski theatre in Amsterdam.Continue Reading