Film Screenings

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Join Transition Bournemouth for a series of inspiring and uplifting film screenings that will warm your insides during the wet and windy months!

Details of past films are listed below, for information, in case you’d like to fine out more or to hold your own screening.

If you would like to help plan our future events do get in touch!

Our 2019/20 films:

TeachMeToBeWild_Poster editedTeach me to be WILD
Tues 26th Nov 2019 – The Mad Cucumber
Teach Me to Be WILD explores the work of a sanctuary in Northern California, where a team of injured, non-releasable wild animals become Wild-Teachers and are helping heal generations of hurt children. Find out more…

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The Barefoot Artist
Tues 28th Jan 2020 – The Mad Cucumber
The Barefoot Artist chronicles the long and colorful life of Lily Yeh, an artist who has committed herself to creating community-based art projects in some of the world’s most troubled areas. Find out more…

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The worm is turning poster

The Worm is Turning
Tues 25th Feb 2020 – The Mad Cucumber
The Worm is Turning shows through amazing examples of ecological farming that in fact small ecological farms are more productive, they can feed more people better, and at the same time restore the environment. Find out more…

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Motherload posterMotherload – CANCELLED! 
Tues 24th March 2020 – The Mad Cucumber
MOTHERLOAD is an award-winning crowdsourced documentary about a new mother’s quest to understand the increasing isolation and disconnection of the digital age, its planetary impact, and how cargo bikes could be an antidote. Find out more…

2040 poster2040 – CANCELLED!
Tues 28th April 2020 – The Mad Cucumber
Award-winning director Damon Gameau embarks on a journey to explore what the future could look like by the year 2040 if we simply embraced the best solutions already available to us to improve our planet and shifted them rapidly into the mainstream. Find out more…


Our 2018/19 films:

Chasing Tomorrow posterChasing Tomorrow – Tuesday 23rd October 2018 – The Mad Cucumber
Follow Max and Jeremy, two friends that came to see the decline in our environment; arousing a profound need to reevaluate their lives. Now, they aim to establish a connection between their thoughts, and their actions. With their passion for filming, they will travel the UK; and document the pioneers shaping the world, for our tomorrow. More info

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A New Economy posterA New Economy – Tues 20th Nov 2018 – The Mad Cucumber
Big things happen when humanity is at the core of business. Watch as several organizations move towards a more cooperative future by experimenting with open and non-traditional business models. “Can cooperation save the world?” More info

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River Blue posterRiver Blue – Tues 22nd Jan 2019 – The Mad Cucumber
RiverBlue chronicles an unprecedented around-the-world river adventure, led by renowned paddler and conservationist, Mark Angelo, who ends up uncovering and documenting the dark side of the global fashion industry. More info

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Evolution of Organic posterEvolution of Organic – Tues 26th Feb 2019 – The Mad Cucumber
The story of organic agriculture, told by those who built the movement. A motley crew of back-to-the-landers, spiritual seekers, and farmers’ sons and daughters rejected modern chemical farming and set out to invent organic alternatives. More info

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Death by design posterDeath by Design – Tues 26th Mar 2019 – The Mad Cucumber
Explore the cost of our digital dependency and uncover a global story of damaged lives, environmental destruction and devices that are designed to die. More info

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Tawai posterTawai – Tues 23th Apr 2019 – The Mad Cucumber
Explorer Bruce Parry travels the world, living with indigenous peoples, delving deeper then ever on a journey into the heart of our collective human conscience. More info


Our 2017/18 films were:

Just eat it poster (small)Just Eat it – Tuesday 24th October 2017 – The Mad Cucumber

We collectively waste nearly 50% of global food. Jen and Grant dive into the chain of food waste from farm… to the back of the fridge. More info

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Clean bin project poster (smallClean Bin Project – Tues 28th Nov 2017 – The Mad Cucumber

Is it possible to live completely waste free? Jenny and Grant go head to head in a one year competition to see who can swear off consumerism and produce the least landfill waste. More info

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Tomorrow posrer (small)Tomorrow (Demain) – Tues 23rd Jan 2018 – The Mad Cucumber

Exploring creative solutions in the fields of food, energy, transport, economics and education. Visiting permaculture farms, urban agriculture projects, community-owned renewable projects, local currencies, creative schools, and ambitious recycling projects. More info

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Bikes vs cars poster (small)Bikes vs Cars – Tues 27th Feb 2018 – Sukha Lounge

The bicycle, an amazing tool for change. Activists and cities all
over the world are moving towards a new system. But will the economic powers allow it? More info

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More than honey poster (small)More Than Honey – Tues 27th Mar 2018 – Little Pickle Deli Cafe

Looking into the fascinating world of bees, from small family beekeepers to industrialised honey farms. Exploring the relationship between mankind and honeybees, about nature and our future. More info

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Can you dig this poster (small)Can You Dig This – Tues 24th Apr 2018 – Little Pickle Deli Cafe

Follow  four “gangster gardeners” who create a green oasis
in one of the most notoriously dangerous neighbourhoods in America. More info

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