10 Netflix documentaries you should watch
Today we are bringing you our top 10 sustainability related Netflix documentaries. They are a bit of a reality shock but so worth it:
- The true cost: This is a story about clothing. It’s about the clothes we wear, the people who make them, and the impact the industry is having on our world. The price of clothing has been decreasing for decades, while the human and environmental costs have grown dramatically.
- Chasing Coral: Divers, scientists and photographers around the world mount an epic underwater campaign to document the disappearance of coral reefs.
- Planet Earth
- Cowspiracy: Follow the shocking, yet humorous, journey of an aspiring environmentalist, as he daringly seeks to find the real solution to the most pressing environmental issues and true path to sustainability.
- Minimalism: People dedicated to rejecting the American ideal that things bring happiness are interviewed in this documentary showing the virtues of less is more.
- Blackfish: The story of Tilikum, a captive killer whale that has taken the lives of several people, underscores problems within the sea-park industry, man’s relationship to nature, and how little has been learned about these highly intelligent mammals.
- Before the Flood: Actor Leonardo DiCaprio meets with scientists, activists and world leaders to discuss the dangers of climate change and possible solutions.
- Mission blue: Mission Blue inspires action to explore and protect the ocean. Led by legendary oceanographer Dr. Sylvia Earle, Mission Blue is uniting a global coalition to inspire an upwelling of public awareness, access and support for a worldwide network of marine protected areas – Hope Spots.
- Terra: This visually arresting documentary essay reflects on our relationship to other living creatures as humanity becomes more isolated from nature.
- Rotten: People don’t always know where their food comes from, and sometimes there is a rotten underworld involved in food production. This series exposes the corruption, waste and real dangers behind everyday eating habits in a world where global supply chains are increasingly intertwined and consolidated
Have you watched any of them? Drop us a comment with your thoughts!