The Rights of Nature

A Global Movement

"The Rights of Nature: A Global Movement" tells the story of a growing environmental initiative in which natural areas are given legal status. The filming team traveled to Ecuador, New Zealand and Santa Monica, California to learn how each of these locations have changed laws and mindsets to recognize the rights of nature.

Director(s): Maria Valeria Berros, Issac Goeckeritz, María Valeria Berros, Hal Crimmel
Script: Hal Crimmel
Production: Issac Goeckeritz, Hal Crimmel
Actors: David Pettit, Kelly Swing, Alberto Acosta, Arturo Izurieta Vaerly, Maria Valeria Berros, Esperanza Martine, Natalia Green, Edgar Isch Lopez, Jamie Tuuta, Christopher Finlayson, Kirsti Luke, Joe Adam, Chris Gutierrez, Mark Gold, Steven E. Clyde, Rob Dubuc, Dan Bedford, Lynn de Freitas, Daniel McCool, María Valeria Berros
Year: 2018
Duration: 52 min
Our age recommendation: 12
Language (audio): English, Spanish
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Shooting Locations: India, United States, Ecuador, New Zealand

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Main topic(s): Planet Earth
Secondary topics: politics tourism water cycle
Mentions: Pacha Mama Treaty of Waiting Negotiations Maori Whanganui Ganges Santa Monica EcuaCorriente pachamama

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