Heroes and Advocacy in Action

Heroes and Advocacy in Action

Watch heroes and advocates in action and be sure to check out some of the filmmakers that have created these documentaries at https://earthstream.app/filmmakers/ or find the non-profits involved that are making a difference at https://earthstream.app/non-profit-spotlight/

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Heroes and Advocacy in Action
  • Missing Meadows: Restoring Florida's Sea Grass

    Florida's Indian River Lagoon is one of the most biodiverse estuaries in North America. But sadly, this ecosystem is experiencing catastrophic effects due to the depletion of its seagrass. The lagoon has lost an estimated 95% of its seagrass in the last 40 years, which provides food for animals l...

  • Busy in the Battery

    New York City doesn't usually bring "farms" to mind. However, within The Battery, a New York City park, an urban farm is bustling with staff and
    volunteers of The Battery Conservancy who tend to the land and harvest its crops. But there's another "hidden helper" buzzing around... Bees! The
    neighb...

  • Protecting the Monarch Butterfly

    Monarch butterflies have one of the longest migrations of any insects, and they depend on critical habitats for their survival during their journey. Organizations like the Pollinator Conservation Association are committed to protecting and restoring habitat in the Niagara River Corridor to help s...

  • Lucky Larry
    Movie + 7 extras

    Lucky Larry

    Movie + 7 extras

    The heart-warming story of the rescue, recovery, and re-wildering, and subsequent release of a tiny fox cub.

  • Grizzly Truth

    The Grizzly Truth has won multiple awards and was instrumental in ending the grizzly bear hunt in British Columbia, Canada. It currently boasts an IMDB rating of 8.6.

    First Nations, environmentalists, scientists and ecotourism operators are fighting a battle to ban the grizzly hunt in British Co...

  • Finding Shelter

    Movie

    Finding Shelter follows the Rowles family, from the UK, as they pack up their 4 kids and move to a small town in Bulgaria, in search of a quiet life. Their plans are altered, as they butt heads with the locals and slowly transform a community, with the opening of an animal shelter.

  • How I Became An Elephant

    One girl's journey to inspire a movement. Juliette is fourteen years old and she is on a mission to save elephants. After single-handedly raising funds Juliette embarks on a life-altering journey to South East Asia to meet and work with her hero The Elephant Lady. This is the story of two women, ...

  • HERO DOG

    One dog’s heroic act—caught on surveillance camera—inspires a filmmaker to travel to Chile to explore the feasibility of a search for the hero dog. The result is a stirring documentary and the adoption of multiple street dogs, proving that courage is contagious… and one dog can make a difference....

  • The Elephant in the Room

    This film delves into the wildlife tourism industry throughout Thailand and just how much of an impact these practices have on the lives of wildlife in the country.

    We look at how much suffering and trauma these animals go through for the sake of tourism. We investigate other alternatives and su...

  • The Firefox Guardian

    With fewer than 2500 left in the wild, Red Pandas could be at the brink of extinction due to illegal trafficking and habitat loss. In a small village in Nepal, a native woman steps up as an unconventional warrior to change the unfortunate fate of the Red Pandas in her community forest. This film ...

  • Moving Giants

    Movie

    Network for Animals’ elephant translocation documentary, Moving Giants, won Best Wildlife Conservation Film at the 10th annual Wildlife Conservation Film Festival (WCFF) that took place in 2020.

    Visit: www.NetworkForAnimals.org
    Moving Giants is a dramatic and emotional South-African-produced do...

  • Chilies to the Rescue

    Protection measures and 20 years of prohibition of the ivory trade are making an impact: Almost all countries in Africa are reporting a rise in elephant numbers. In the past two decades, the population of these grey giants doubled to over 30.000, alone in the Safari-Paradise of Kenya. At the same...

  • LION ARK

    Movie

    More action-adventure than traditional documentary, Lion Ark follows the world's most ambitious and daring animal rescue, with a narrative compiled from film, interviews, conversations and the real-time reactions of rescuers as events unfold – this is up close and personal.

    A shocking undercove...

  • The Walrus Whisperer

    Phil Demers made international headlines in 2007 while he was a trainer at Marineland in Niagara Falls, Canada, when a walrus named Smooshi imprinted on him. However, their bond and the media attention that came with it would come to shed light on a marine park that is marred with deplorable cond...

  • Chimps In Need
    Movie + 1 extra

    Chimps In Need

    Movie + 1 extra

    You can donate at https://primatesanctuaries.org/chimps-in-need/ Or, if you subscribe to EarthStream, we will donate directly to the campaign on your behalf. EarthStream will contribute $30 from our annual plan or $6 from our monthly. Visit: https://earthstream.app/chimps-in-need/ If you're alre...

  • The Unsung Heroes

    Odessa Gunn heads to Harbin, China with a camera crew for this episode of The Unsung Heroes where she'll be rescuing dogs and cats from torture and death. Odessa will join a brave group of women who are putting it all on the line to stand up for animals that desperately need our help.

    Follow Od...

  • Teach Me to be Wild: A story of hurt children and their animal healers

    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 (at-risk teens, justice-involved youth, foster kids and others).

    The traumatic histories of the...

  • Little Miss Dewie - a DUCKumentary

    Little Miss Dewie: A Duckumentary is a documented story of compassion and humanity caught in action. What started out as a few hours of time to help an orphaned duck led to a journey to find the right home for a helpless animal. Sacrificing the comforts of her home, work schedule, and even facing...

  • Wildlife Warriors

    1 season

    Every episode of Wildlife Warriors is a genuine authentic journey into the life of a wildlife hero or heroine told from the front line. The species we bring to the screen range from jellyfish to elephants and everything in between. Both the animals and the humans are the focus of these stories ab...

  • Called to Rescue

    Movie

    Called To Rescue is a compassionate, non-violent story about the lives of farm animals as experienced through the lens of their caregivers. The rescued farm animals, simply by being who they are, are changing lives, lifestyles, and beliefs on both sides of the fence. This glimpse into sixteen far...

  • Dogs, Cats & Scapegoats

    Movie

    Dogs, Cats, and Scapegoats takes a closer look at the multifactorial causes of companion animal homelessness, many of which have become obscured amid the race to adopt and shelter these animals. From shelters to pets in homes, the sociological underpinnings of welfare issues present a unique chal...

  • Most URGENT Rescue EVER!

    When a kitten fell 43 ft straight down a water well it cried for help for 5 days until HOPE FOR PAWS came to the rescue. We hope that this film will inspire you to get involved, make a donation, volunteer at a local shelter...

    To learn more about HOPE FOR PAWS, visit them at https://www.hopeforp...

  • Life Is One

    “Life is One” is the story of three orphan sun bear cubs from Indonesia and their return to the wild. The story is told by the foster parent of these cubs who accompanied them to their independence. The viewer is placed in total immersion with the bears in the rainforest and discovers how beautif...

  • Minds in the Water

    Movie

    5 years in the making, Minds In The Water is the story of one surfer's international journey to help protect dolphins, whales and their ocean environment. Shot on location in Australia, the Galapagos, Chile and Japan, the film captures a key moment in one person's life when apathy is no longer an...