It also introduced me more to , which has inspired me to use business for good, be an ethical consumer, and support grass root organizations fighting for the preservation of natural environment. The film centers around the perfect couple Miggy Montenegro and Laida Magtalas. This documentary inspired me to change the way I eat and after this I began eating much more local, organic, whole foods. Wild Based on Cheryl Strayed's bestselling memoir, Wild traces the journey of a lost soul on the path to recovery. I did give a small amount to charity but in 2011 I was introduced to 1% for the Planet and was inspired to start using my business for good. It follows the life of Nick Naylor who earns a living lobbying for cigarettes. An adaptation of Jon Krakauer's fascinating novel of the same name, Into the Wild follows the adventures of Christopher McCandless and his tryst with the Alaskan wilderness.
It definitely needs more exposure. Anyone wanting to understand where their energy comes from and the impact it has on people and the planet should watch this. His actions attract the attention of banker Jared Vennett Ryan Gosling , hedge-fund specialist Mark Baum Steve Carell and other greedy opportunists. They too are strong, intelligent, industrious, mobile, and evolutional. A critical and commercial success, the storyline revolves around an Indian man living in Canada, narrating his life story about how at 16, he survives a shipwreck in which his family dies, and is stranded in the Pacific Ocean on a lifeboat with a Royal Bengal Tiger. Forrest Gump Forrest Gump is a heartwarming story of a man who will leave you inspired with his childlike optimism. But cinema does so much more than just provide amusement or enjoyment.
Gasland is one of the best resources on the internet for understanding hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, a very destructive method of extracting natural gas and oil. Far too much money is involved and there are too many ulterior motives to trust these multi billion dollar corporations. Into The Wild is a movie about the desire for freedom that feels, in itself, like the fulfilment of that desire. Life is blissful until they receive some unforeseen news- they are both getting promoted at work. Two worlds drive extinction across the globe, potentially resulting in the loss of half of all species.
Rather my shift came from an accrual of knowledge that is available to us. But I give the most credit to the information I gained through films, books, and Internet articles. Thanks for connecting Rob, have any clips from your bike rides? The Shawshank Redemption The Shawshank Redemption is an ode to hope. Minimalism: A Documentary About the Important Things examines the many flavors of minimalism by taking the audience inside the lives of minimalists from all walks of life-families, entrepreneurs, architects, artists, journalists, scientists, and even a former Wall Street broker-all of whom are striving to live a meaningful life with less. And then, there are movies that leave an impact in more ways than one.
I've seen most on the list and am making it a point to see the rest. It's not just what the movie is about, it's about how the protagonist convincingly makes a case for a subject that is so blatantly outrageous. In 2011 a personal revolution started in my mind. I strongly believe that legalizing marijuana would have drastically benefical affects world wide and this documentary really hits home on these thoughts. While the first part of the film is purely comedy, the second half smiles through tears.
The more of the world that I see the more of a desire I have to protect it. Gotta say that I wouldn't have even attempted if I'd read your comment. The international wildlife trade creates bogus markets at the expense of creatures that have survived on this planet for millions of years. Either we make it ourselves or we will be forced to make it by nature itself. After his girlfriend breaks up with him, Tom is left reflecting on the days spent with her and where and how their relationship went sour.
And like us, express degrees of emotion. The Truman Show Watching this movie will undoubtedly leave you questioning your reality and the life you call your own. I watched it as I was in Selma, Alabama, the heart of the Civil Rights Movement and absolutely recommend it to anyone who is aiming to gain more knowledge of the issue of racism and how we can work together to abolish it. To facilitate my change of all the things I wanted to change in my life and put it up on the wall in my kitchen. Don't wait for it to happen.
In Racing Extinction, a team of artists and activists exposes the hidden world of extinction with never-before-seen images that will change the way we see the planet. Little by little I transformed my life completely to align my beliefs with my actions. It largely inspired me to eat a vegetarian diet and later an almost completely plant-based diet. And in his reflections, the movie hits home the realization that sometimes we're so engrossed in the idea of the person we're in love with, we tend to overlook the telltale signs that they are in fact not 'the one'. Dead Poets Society encourages you to dream and urges you to not be lazy in the pursuit of your aspirations. After a few restless nights, calm returned to my body but I was a changed man forever. I am following in the footsteps of and hope to refer to his work as long as I live.
I learned a lot from this character and can deeply relate to his desire for truth. Kate Winslet and Jim Carrey portray a pair of estranged lovers in their attempt to obliterate each other from their memories, and beautifully bring out the intricacies of relationships and the pain of loss. Fresh out of law school, McCandless' decision to abandon his parents and his life of privilege in his pursuit of joy in communion with nature, will leave you with a similar kind of yearning. One of the very impactful videos in the series was The Story of Cosmetics, which largely inspired me to adopt a. Made-for-television movies are distributed in 4:3 small screen. Thank You for Smoking This Jason Reitman movie starring Aaron Eckhart is based on the satirical comedy of the same name.
Malala is one of the most inspirational people that I have come across in the last few years. . The result is that Monsanto is depriving us of our food sovereignty, of our ability to feed ourselves without depending on anyone else. I think that traveling is one of the best investments you can make with your money. As the nameless protagonist trudges through the dreamlike state he cannot seem to awaken from, he encounters people, sometimes a mute witness to monologues, sometimes engaging in conversation about a variety of subjects like reality, free will, anarchy, suicide, and cinema, all of which the animation vividly illustrates.