From May 4th to May 8th, 2023, the Observatory of Food Sovereignty and Environment organized a film residency at Senya Co Permaculture Farm to promote just climate action. The residency brought together three talented filmmakers and researchers who were working on films related to environmental issues.
The residency was truly unique in its approach. The filmmakers and researchers came from different backgrounds, which allowed for a more holistic approach to the production process. Their collaboration ensured that the films had a strong theoretical framework and were grounded in research.
The residency at Senya Co Permaculture Farm was a perfect setting for this innovative approach. The natural surroundings provided inspiration for the filmmakers and researchers, and the sustainable practices used during the residency were in line with the farm’s values.
The scenarios produced during the residency have the potential to inspire audiences to take action and make a difference in the fight against climate change. They showcase the innovative ways in which we can work towards a more sustainable future while also highlighting the importance of just climate action.
Overall, the film residency at Senya Co Permaculture Farm was a shining example of how collaboration between different backgrounds can lead to innovative and impactful work. The films produced during the residency are sure to make a difference in the fight against climate change and inspire others to take action.
Farm-to-Film Residency for Just Climate Action: Organized under the Project ‘Food Sovereignty and Climate Emergency’ with Support from Hivos and Voices for Just Climate Action Coalition VCA