Japan Tour: from Okinawa to Hokkaido

Posted July 2, 2016

For 10 weeks, we made our way from Okinawa to Hokkaido, holding 45 screenings for over 1,300 people in Japan…

Life and Death in the Field

Posted May 29, 2016

We have a serious choice to make today, one that will effect whether or not our children and grand children can live happily on this earth…

Japan Tour Schedule / Spring 2016

Posted April 28, 2016

Suhee and Patrick will be on tour in Japan with our co-producer Kaori Tsuji for 10 weeks. Here are the dates and locations of the shows…

The Seeds Inside of Us – Jinju

Posted April 13, 2016

Every individual on this earth is extraordinary, and we hope the film can help us see this, just as a good book or a soulful music performance can…

Generations of a One Straw Revolution in Berkeley

Dinner after the screening at Mino and Fusako's home

Posted March 30, 2016

Sometimes things align just right, and it feels extraordinary…

An Ecology of One

Posted March 8, 2016

Beyond concepts or semantics “Nature” and “Ecology” are as inseparable from each other as we are from them…

The Earth Flag

Posted February 22, 2016

While at once a symbol of pride, the national flag can become a tool of supremacy and separation from our kin. Could we unite instead, behind an “Earth” flag?

Northern California Events / Winter 2016

Posted February 10, 2016

Join us for Final Straw screenings and workshop events in the San Francisco Bay Area this Winter!

Making the Film: A Search for “Root” Solutions to Social Issues

Patrick and Suhee during filming of a community project in Megijima, Japan

Posted January 31, 2016

Our best solutions revolve around the need to be connected and to form compassionate relationships…

Who is this Film For?

Trying out human-powered farm tools at a natural rice farm in Awaji, Japan

Posted January 23, 2016

Let’s start by being honest about who hates this film. Chemical manufacturers, the industrial farm lobby, and GMO seed companies obviously hate us…