After the Last River, + Nature Rx Part 1 & Nature Rx Part 2
After the Last River: (CAN;2015) (91 minutes)
Filmed over five years, After the Last River is a point of view documentary that follows Attawapiskats journey from obscurity and into the international spotlight during the protests of Idle No More. Filmmaker Victoria Lean connects personal stories from the First Nation to entwined mining industry agendas and government policies, painting a complex portrait of a territory that is an imperiled homeland to some and a profitable new frontier for others.
Nature Rx Part 1 & Nature Rx Part 2: (US, 2015) (1.5 minutes each)
Nature Rx is an award-winning comedy series about a struggle affecting many of us today. Set in the world of a spoofed prescription drug commercial, Nature Rx offers a hearty dose of laughs and the outdoors - two timeless prescriptions for whatever ails you. Side effects may include confidence, authenticity, remembering you have a body, and being in a good mood for no apparent reason.
With Nature Rx environmentalism also gets a needed dose of fun. Nature Rx is a friendly reminder to us Earthly inhabitants what feels good and what is worth protecting once we take an adventure outdoors. Warning: when enjoying nature always pick up after yourself, be prepared and safe, and leave it better than you found it.
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