While often we look towards technical solutions for protecting life on earth, we forget one of the most powerful resources: The potential of ordinary people.
People, often lead by one individual, have teared down dams, put multinational companies in their place, founded global environmental organizations, renewed governments, and also brought up surprising insights and connections through their intuition, wisdom, courage and integrity.
People educate and inspire others and are their heros. People persevere over decades and do not give up.
The challenges that are being faced today require a revolution in our way of thinking and our vision of ourselves in order to revolutionise our social and economic systems for the benefit of the whole world.
Here are the most remarkable movies on sustainability and ecology we know of related to the theme: Human Potential.
"When you meet chimps, you meet individual personalities. When a baby chimp looks at you it's just like a human baby. We have a responsibility to them." - Jane Goodall