Original Title: Bag It!
Official Website: http://www.bagitmovie.com/
Country of Origin: USA
Year of completion: 2010
Duration: 74 min.
Director: Suzan Beraza
Executive Producer: Judith Cojin
Producer: Michelle Hill
Associate Producer: Alexa Warren
Editors: Suzan Beraza, Casey Na
An average guy makes a resolution to stop using plastic bags at the grocery store. Little does he know that this simple decision will change his life completely. He comes to the conclusion that our consumptive use of plastic has finally caught up to us, and looks at what we can do about it. Today. Right now.
September 4th, 2013
September 6th, 2013
San Juan de la Maguana
Centro Cultural Monina Cámpora
September 7th, 2013
Comunidad de los Domínguez
Biography of Director Suzan Beraza:
Born in Jamaica and raised in Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic, social and environmental issues pervade Suzan's work. Her films have appeared on National Public Television and on the Documentary Channel, at Lincoln Center, and at many festivals. Her last film, Bag it!, was honored as a finalist at the Puma Creative Impact Awards in Berlin, and has been televised in over twenty countries. Her current project, Uranium Drive-In, is a recipient of Sundance Institute and Chicken and Egg funding and was featured at Good Pitch and at Hot Docs Pitch Forum.
- A Thirsty World
- Dr. Seuss' The Lorax
- Keep on Rolling: The Dream of the Automobile
- Minds in the Water
- Money and Life – A Story about Money That Will Change your Life
- Mother: Caring for 7 Billion
- Otter 501
- Pad Yatra: A Green Odyssey
- Planet Ocean
- Sacred Science
- Uranium Drive In
- Voices of Transition
- A Sea Turtle Story
- Hanging Around
- The Tsunami and the Cherry Blossom
- The Windmill Farmer
- What Would Darwin Think?
Man vs. Nature in the Galapagos
This year’s 5 themes - oceans, biodiversity, green economy, sustainable agriculture and climate change,
will be covered in a selection of 30 films: