Turning Hope Into Action: Changing the Story on Climate Change

HuffPost Jamie Redford, Contributor When it comes to the topic of climate change, it’s common to hear people bemoaning America’s penchant for denial and indifference. I have a somewhat different take. With hopelessness being the predominant media message about climate change in America, denial and indifference seems understandable if not rational. If we want to … Continued

Redford clean energy film opens Novato Green Film Series

By Paul Liberatore, Marin Independent Journal Since Fairfax filmmaker Jamie Redford’s documentary, “Happening: A Clean Energy Revolution,” aired on HBO in December, he’s had more than 100 requests for community screenings. “I’ve never had quite this strong a response for a film before,” he said. “But sometimes it’s just the right moment for a story … Continued

HAPPENING featured at the 5th Annual New York WILD Film Festival

2018 New York WILD Film Festival Fifth annual documentary film festival in New York that showcases a spectrum of topics – from exploration and adventure to wildlife, conservation and the environment – bringing all things WILD to the urban heart of New York City. Featuring a new family program. WHEN: February 22-25, 2018 WHERE: The … Continued

Clean-energy revolution – watch as it happens

The National  by Greg Kennedy Will the United States ever meet its energy needs with renewable energy? Or is “the land of the free and the home of the brave” doomed to remain addicted to fossil fuels? It is a topic that begs for clarity, given the myriad conflicting public, corporate and political interests that … Continued

Review: We Found The Next Great Environmental Documentary

mindbodygreen by Emma Loewe Equal parts educational and entertaining, Happening, premiering on HBO tomorrow, is the next great environmental documentary. Told from the perspective of filmmaker James Redford, it approaches the renewable energy revolution in a way that is easy to understand, inspiring, and humorous all at once. Read Article Here

Georgetown hosts screening of HBO documentary that features city’s renewable energy push

Community Impact Newspaper By Carlie Porterfield   The city of Georgetown will host a free screening Monday, Dec. 11, of an HBO documentary about clean energy that features the city and Mayor Dale Ross, according to a Wednesday announcement. “Happening: A Clean Energy Revolution” follows filmmaker Jamie Redford as he travels across the country learning about … Continued