Films

Welcome to the master directory of all Bullfrog Communities films. The titles below have been pre-licensed for you to use for public, ticketed screenings to engage your community in discussion and positive action.

Each film has a resource page with a customized discussion guide and electronic publicity resources for you to create an unforgettable event.

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AFTER THE SPILL AFTER THE SPILL
Introduces us to some of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill's most aggrieved victims as well as those who are desperately trying to save Louisiana's eroding coastline.
aws_dvdcover142x200.jpg AFTER WINTER, SPRING
An intimate portrait of an ancestral way of life under threat in a world increasingly dominated by large-scale industrial agriculture.
ANTHROPOCENE ANTHROPOCENE
Examines whether human impact has tipped the planet into a new geological epoch, with all of its political, social and behavioral implications.
BARBERSHOP PUNK BARBERSHOP PUNK
A David & Goliath tale of one man's fight against restrictions by Internet service providers and governments on consumers' access to the internet.
BETTER THIS WORLD BETTER THIS WORLD
The story of two young Texans accused of intending to firebomb the 2008 Republican National Convention reveals the workings of the post 9/11 security state.
BETWEEN TWO WORLDS BETWEEN TWO WORLDS
A personal essay revealing the passionate debates over identity and generational change inside today's American Jewish community.
BIDDER 70 BIDDER 70
The story of Tim DeChristopher's extraordinary, ingenious and effective act of civil disobedience drawing attention to the need for action on climate change.
BIOPHILIC DESIGN BIOPHILIC DESIGN
A design revolution that connects buildings to the natural world, buildings where people feel and perform better.
bring_dvdcover142x200.jpg BRINGING IT HOME
Extols the many benefits of industrial hemp for the environment and human health, while revealing the obstacles to what could be a thriving industry for U.S. farmers.
BROTHER TOWNS BROTHER TOWNS
An uplifting story about Jupiter, Florida's humane response to an influx of day laborers from Jacaltenango, Guatemala.
COME HELL OR HIGH WATER COME HELL OR HIGH WATER
When the graves of former slaves are bulldozed in Mississippi, a native son returns to protect the community they settled.
THE COMING WAR ON CHINA THE COMING WAR ON CHINA
John Pilger reveals that the United States and China, both nuclear-armed, may well be on the road to war.
DAMNATION DAMNATION
Exposes the unintended environmental, health and social consequences of our addiction to our digital devices.
dbd_dvdcover142x200_new.jpg DEATH BY DESIGN
Explores the sea change in our national attitude from pride in big dams as engineering wonders to the growing awareness that our own future is bound to the life and health of our rivers.
DIRTY BUSINESS DIRTY BUSINESS
Reveals the true social and environmental costs of coal power and looks at promising developments in renewable energy technology.
DISTURBING THE PEACE DISTURBING THE PEACE
A story of the human potential unleashed when we stop participating in a story that no longer serves us and, with the power of our convictions, take action to create new possibilities.
DIVEST! DIVEST!
Chronicles 350.org's Do the Math bus tour as it launched the fossil fuel divestment campaign onto the national and ultimately international stage.
div_dvdcover142x200.jpg DIVIDE IN CONCORD
Tells the entertaining tale of banning bottled water in small town America.
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Tells the story of Dr. William Hurwitz — a preeminent pain specialist sentenced to 25 years in prison for drug trafficking — providing a window into the ethical dilemma and complexities involved in opioid painkiller prescriptions.
eosa_dvdcover142x200_new.jpg EAST OF SALINAS
José is an excellent student with a bright future except that he is undocumented, the child of migrant farm laborers in California's Salinas Valley. What is lost when kids like José are denied opportunities?
ewith_dvdcover142x200.jpg THE ENEMY WITHIN
The story of Britain's longest strike, the 1984-85 miners' strike, when Margaret Thatcher declared war on the unions, as told by those who lived through it.
A FIERCE GREEN FIRE A FIERCE GREEN FIRE
The documentary of record on the environmental movement.
THE FLAW

THE FLAW
Tells the story of the credit bubble that caused the financial crash of 2008, and clearly explains how excessive income inequality leads to economic instability.

THE GHOSTS IN OUR MACHINE

THE GHOSTS IN OUR MACHINE
Through the heart and photographic lens of acclaimed photographer Jo-Anne McArthur, we become intimately familiar with a cast of non-human animals.

gfire_dvdcover142x200.jpg GREEN FIRE
Explores the life and legacy of famed conservationist Aldo Leopold (A Sand County Almanac) and his land ethic philosophy.
GROUNDSWELL RISING GROUNDSWELL RISING
Documents the opposition from both sides of the political spectrum to the ubiquitous practice of fracking for natural gas, and the health and environmental reasons behind it.
hand_dvdcover142x200.jpg THE HAND THAT FEEDS
Shy sandwich-maker Mahoma López unites his undocumented immigrant coworkers to fight abusive conditions at a popular New York restaurant chain.
howto_dvdcover142x200_new.jpg HOW TO LET GO OF THE WORLD AND LOVE ALL THE THINGS CLIMATE CAN'T CHANGE
Filmmaker Josh Fox travels to 12 countries on 6 continents to investigate climate change and uncover the answer to a difficult and fundamental question: what is it that climate change can't destroy?
HUMAN TERRAIN HUMAN TERRAIN
Examines and questions the US military's new counterinsurgency initiative, under which social scientists are embedded with combat troops.
INCARCERATING US INCARCERATING US
Exposes America's prison problem and explores various criminal-justice reforms.
JUMBO WILD JUMBO WILD
Highlights the tension between the protection of wilderness and ever-increasing development interests in wild places, bringing to life the passionate fight to protect British Columbia’s iconic Jumbo Valley.
JUST EAT IT JUST EAT IT
Filmmakers and food lovers Jen and Grant dive into the issue of food waste from farm, through retail, all the way to the back of their own fridge. (Campus and campus-wide screenings only)
LOVE & SOLIDARITY LOVE & SOLIDARITY
An exploration of nonviolence and organizing through the life and teachings of Rev. James Lawson.
LUNCH LOVE COMMUNITY LUNCH LOVE COMMUNITY
Passion, creative energy and persistence come together when Berkeley advocates and educators tackle food reform and justice in their schools and neighborhoods.
MONEY AND MEDICINE MONEY AND MEDICINE
An investigation of the dangers the nation faces from runaway health care spending as well as the dangers patients face from over-diagnosis and over-treatment.
OIL & WATER OIL & WATER
The true story of two boys coming of age as they look for solutions to the global problem of reckless oil drilling following one of the world's worst toxic disasters.
PLANEAT PLANEAT
Makes the case for a plant-based diet, which is good for our bodies, good for the environment, and mitigates climate change.
PLANETARY PLANETARY
A provocative cinematic journey that explores our cosmic origins and our future as a species.
PLASTIC PARADISE PLASTIC PARADISE
Angela Sun reveals the effects of our rabid plastic consumption as she investigates The Great Pacific Garbage Patch.
PLAY AGAIN PLAY AGAIN
What are the consequences of a childhood removed from nature?
PRICELESS PRICELESS
A non-partisan look at the consequences of big-money campaign donations and a Capitol overrun by lobbyists.
rtz_dvdcover142x200_new.jpg RACING TO ZERO: IN PURSUIT OF ZERO WASTE
Presents new solutions to the global problem of waste.
retu_dvdcover142x200_new.jpg THE RETURN
Examines the unprecedented reform of one of the harshest criminal sentencing policies in the country through the eyes of those on the front lines.
SEMPER FI SEMPER FI
Reveals the Marine Corps' cover-up at Camp Lejeune of one of the largest water contamination incidents in US history.
sol_dvdcover142x200.jpg SHADOWS OF LIBERTY
Uses shocking examples of cover-ups and censorship by the US media to show how a few mega corporations exercise control over the content of our news.
SHIFT CHANGE SHIFT CHANGE
Tells the little known stories of employee-owned businesses that compete successfully in today's economy.
SPLIT ESTATE SPLIT ESTATE
Cracks the sugarcoating on natural gas "fracking" and an industry that assures us it is a good neighbor.
ssg_boxcover142x200.jpg STANDING ON SACRED GROUND
In this 4-part series, indigenous people from eight different cultures stand up for their traditional sacred lands in defense of cultural survival, human rights and the environment.
TAPPED TAPPED
An unflinching examination of the big business of bottled water.
TREES IN TROUBLE TREES IN TROUBLE
Documents how a city responds to the imminent tree crisis caused by invasive insects such as the emerald ash borer.
THE TRUE COST THE TRUE COST
Groundbreaking documentary film that pulls back the curtain on the untold story and asks us to consider, who really pays the price for our clothing?
THE WAR YOU DON'T SEE THE WAR YOU DON'T SEE
John Pilger's powerful and timely investigation into the media's role in war.
THE WAR YOU DON'T SEE WECONOMICS: ITALY
Reports on the extensive and innovative cooperative economy in the region around Bologna.
WE ARE NOT GHOSTS WE ARE NOT GHOSTS
Detroiters are reinventing the old Motor City as a vibrant new self-sustaining and human-scaled city for a post-industrial world.
WHAT OUR FATHERS DID WHAT OUR FATHERS DID: A NAZI LEGACY
A compelling examination of brutality, self-deception, guilt and the nature of justice.
WHICH WAY HOME WHICH WAY HOME
The personal side of immigration as child migrants from Mexico and Central America risk everything to make it to the US riding atop freight trains.
will_dvdcover142x200_new.jpg A WILL FOR THE WOODS
An immersive, life-affirming depiction of people coming to terms with mortality by embracing their connection to timeless natural cycles.
THE WISDOM TO SURVIVE THE WISDOM TO SURVIVE
Examines the challenges that climate change poses and discusses meaningful action that can be taken by individuals and communities.

 

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