Ecofilm’s 2007 provocative messages

Published on: 26 Jun 2007
by Fileo

Kathimerini’s English Edition has published an extensive commentary on this year Rodos Ecofilms Festival (21 – 26 June 2007): ” There was a bittersweet sense about many of the works shown at the Ecofilms Festival that ended Sunday on Rhodes. Inevitably, films about depleted resources, environmental devastation, the hazards of development and conflict loom large in a festival that focuses on the environment and the people who inhabit it. Yet the feeling was not one of impending doom. Countering the somber messages of a grim future in a ravaged world were the extraordinary resilience and creativity of ordinary people who are determined to make a difference…”