"Sponsored by the Geneva private bank Pictet & Cie, the Prix Pictet is the world’s first prize dedicated to photography and sustainability. It has a unique mandate – to use the power of photography to communicate crucial messages to a global audience; and it has a unique goal – art of the highest order, applied to the immense social and environmental threats of the new millennium."
"The Making of The Age of Stupid
In this documentary, hosted exclusively on guardian.co.uk/environment, 'Team Stupid' reveal the lengths they went to – from kidnap threats in Nigeria to 'crowd-funding' in London – to make this year's most talked-about climate change film starring Pete Postlethwaite"
"Film lovers and activists have come together to bring films with a conscience to the big screen. Tipping Point Film Fund is an innovative, not-for-profit fund to help finance the making of documentary films launching in London on 8th July."
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