Hosting an environmental screening affords congregations deeper education about specific issues and also provides a springboard to discussions, classes, in-house presentations or book groups about the topic. Interfaith Power & Light’s Eco Film Library offers a rich selection of movies to share with your congregation. Rentals are free.
Topic: Climate Change:
Topic: Fracking and fossil fuel extraction:
- Gasland 1 & 2: Outlines fracking and its harmful impacts to air, water,land and people.
- Triple Divide: Beautifully-filmed documentary about fracking in PA’s Potter County.
- Do the Math – 350.org’s fossil fuels math required to keep global temperature rise to 2 ˚C.
Topics: Consumerism & Daily Living:
There are so many important films about the environment so we don’t intend ours to be exhaustive. But, as we build this list, we’ll be on the lookout for more films, including those suitable for our young children.