5 Documentaries Highlighting the Importance of Green Energy

The Urban Twist It easy to think climate change is too big to solve. These five inspirational movies show how even a few individuals can have a big impact. Whether you call it global warming or climate change, it’s pretty obvious that we need to develop and use more green, clean, renewable energy sources. We … Continued


Energy is all around us. However, how we choose to use it is a different story. “Happening: A Clean Energy Revolution,” is a movie that documents people around the globe trying to make smarter choices to preserve the world we live in. The film will be played Oct. 3 in the auditorium of Brown Hall … Continued

BZN Film Festival takes a serious look at energy issues

If pretentious, glitzy film festivals of the past left a bad taste in the mouths of Bozeman audiences, the new BZN Film Festival should reassure film lovers that this is the real deal, an event worth their time and attention. It opened at the Emerson’s Crawford Theater Thursday night with director Jamie Redford’s documentary about … Continued

WGN RADIO Interview with Happening Director James Redford

Bill and Wendy are joined in the studio by writer, producer andaward-winning filmmaker, James Redford. They discuss his latest documentary, ‘Happening: A Clean Energy Revolution,’ which is currently on HBO. The film features Oscar-nominated actor, filmmaker, and activist, Mark Ruffalo along with politicians, innovators and unlikely entrepreneurs in communities who are pioneering renewable-energy solutions that … Continued

Radio Interview: James & Robert Redford fuel clean energy movement

Radio New Zealand The US often gets a bad rap for its apparent addiction to fossil fuels, but behind the scenes much is happening in the renewable energy space. James Redford (Robert Redford’s son) is the director of Happening: A Clean Energy Revolution which explores the opportunities around renewable energy in America, and discovers a … Continued

James Redford, Filmmaking for a Higher Purpose

Montana Pioneer Storytelling runs in James Redford’s blood. The documentary filmmaker grew up watching some of the best American movies come together thanks to his father, Robert Redford. Through his dad’s involvement in various film projects, James, who goes by Jamie, learned how stories are told, and what motivated his father to select the projects he did. READ MORE HERE

Daily Journal: 5 eye-opening documentaries for Earth Day

By Pam Powell | Special to the Daily Journal Earth Day, celebrated annually April 22 since 1970, was created in response to the Santa Barbara oil spill in 1969. An estimated 80,000 to 100,000 barrels of crude oil spilled into the channel and onto the beaches of Santa Barbara County. The spill had a significant … Continued

One Earth Film Fest Premiere: “Happening by James Redford”at Windsor Park Lutheran Church (Q&A)-South Shore Community`

CHICAGO-AREA PREMIERE. FILM DESCRIPTION: When the issue of renewable energy comes up, it’s common to think, “that’s a future thing. It’s like sci-fi.” Well, this film is here to tell you, the clean energy revolution is happening right now. Director James Redford, an award-winning filmmaker … and, yes, Hollywood legend Robert Redford’s son … takes … Continued

HAPPENING: A Clean Energy Revolution to Be Awarded Best Environmental Film at New York WILD Film Festival

The feature-length documentary film, “HAPPENING: A Clean Energy Revolution,” will be awarded Best Environmental Film at the fifth annual New York WILD Film Festival. Kicking off today and running through Sunday, Feb. 25, New York WILD is the first-of-its-kind annual documentary film festival in New York to showcase a spectrum of topics ranging from exploration … Continued