Side Events

Warm Up for Filmambiente 2013

  SATURDAY, 24/08, 18h, 
  Espaço Comuna - Rua Sorocaba, 585, Botafogo  

Exhibition at Comuna of two films of Filmambiente 2012: Surviving Progress (86 min – DOC – Canada - 2011), by Mathieu Roy and Harold Crooks (86 min – DOC – Canada - 2011) and Teclópolis (12 min – ANIM – Argentina - 2010) by Anuk Obeid.

  SUNDAY, 25/08, 15h - 18h,  
  Casa Sou.l - Rua Paschoal Carlos Magno, 100, Santa Teresa  

Exhibition of Brazil Organic (58 min - DOC - Brasil - 2013) by Licia Brancher and Katia Klock, at Casa Sou.l, followed by the workshop “Ecozinha”, about raw food gastronomy taught by Chef Bernardo Mota.

BernardoBernardo, 29, graduated in gastronomy at UNIRIO (2006) made several specialization courses at The Raw Food School, (London, 2008), the Gaia Education Design for Sustainability, (Rio de Janeiro, 2009), the Dr. Ann Wigmore Natural Health Institute (Puerto Rico, 2009), the Natural Gourmet Institute (New York, 2010), and the Matthew Kenney Raw Food Academy (Oklahoma, 2010), among others.

There will be forty available places for the film and twenty for the workshop with the chef Bernardo Mota. For inscriptions, please send an email to: The subject of the email should be "Atividade Filmambiente" and the person interested shall inform, name, email, telephone, and confirm the presence in the movie, or movie + workshop.

During the Festival

  SATURDAY, 31/08, 14:30h, 
  Environmental Museum, Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro  

In the entrance of the Environmental Museum at the Botanical Garden, the inauguration of the presentation of video art series Cool stories for when the planet gets hot I, II and III, presented by the German Curator Anne-Marie Melster. The three series where first exhibited in Art Basel, an important swiss art fair. The series will be played continuously until September 6th.

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  SATURDAY, 31/08, 19h, Nave do Conhecimento, inside the  
  Parque Ecológico de Madureira – Rua Soares Caldeira, 115, Madureira  

Exhibition of Way beyond Weight (84 min - DOC - Brazil - 2013), directed by Estela Renner, at Nave do Conhecimento, located at the Ecological Park of Madureira.

  SATURDAY, 31/08, 17h,  
  Environmental Museum, Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro  

Roundtable about “The Audiovisual as a Tool for Transformation”. The chat will be coordinated by filmmaker Silvio Da-Rin, gathering the American documentary filmmaker Chris Paine; the coordinator of NIMA (Interdisciplinary Center for the Environment at PUC-RJ), Luíz Felipe Guanaes; José Solla, diplomat, adjunct secretary of Rio+20, where he also organized the film showcase: "Rio+20: Sustainability in 24 frames”; and Anne-Marie Melster, German, co-founder and director of ArtPort_making waves.

  MONDAY, 02/09, 15h,  
  Arena Carioca Chacrinha – Rua Soldado Eliseu Hipólito, Guaratiba  

Exhibition of the film Way Beyond Weight (84 min - DOC - Brazil - 2013) by Estela Renner, at the Arena Carioca Chacrinha, followed by discussion with producer and co-author Mark Nisti. The activity will be attended by students of municipal schools surrounding the Arena.