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[[Catherine Scott]]’s documentary film Suncookers, about [[Solar Cookers International]]’s efforts to spread solar cooking and solar water pasteurization in [[Kenya]], won the alternative energy category at the 2008 EarthVision International Environmental Film Festival in Santa Cruz, California. Organizers state that the festival "seeks to raise consciousness about environmental issues, educate people and mobilize support. The films … instill concern for the issues they raise, and they seed enthusiasm for change in the audience. The festival encourages filmmakers to continue with their hard work, while providing a venue in which they can witness their accomplishments being celebrated." More than 5,000 people have attended the events and screenings. Winning films are also shown throughout the year on community television, available to tens of thousands of households.
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[[Catherine Scott]]’s documentary film '''Suncookers''', about [[Solar Cookers International]]’s efforts to spread solar cooking and solar [[water pasteurization]] in [[Kenya]], won the alternative energy category at the 2008 EarthVision International Environmental Film Festival in Santa Cruz, California. Organizers state that the festival "seeks to raise consciousness about environmental issues, educate people and mobilize support. The films … instill concern for the issues they raise, and they seed enthusiasm for change in the audience. The festival encourages filmmakers to continue with their hard work, while providing a venue in which they can witness their accomplishments being celebrated." More than 5,000 people have attended the events and screenings. Winning films are also shown throughout the year on community television, available to tens of thousands of households.
   
 
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[http://65.108.108.197/catalog/suncookersdvd-p-65.html?osCsid=44eff45fa2dd2a2478808c107b593194 Purchase the Suncookers DVD here].
 
[http://65.108.108.197/catalog/suncookersdvd-p-65.html?osCsid=44eff45fa2dd2a2478808c107b593194 Purchase the Suncookers DVD here].
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==Viewing times on the Documentary Channel==
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==Trailer==
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[[Video:Suncookers|400px]]
*June 3rd 09:05 PM - 09:30 PM
 
*June 3rd 11:00 PM - 11:30 PM
 
*June 8th 07:00 PM - 07:30 PM
 
*June 9th 01:00 AM - 01:30 AM
 
*June 17th 06:30 PM - 07:00 PM
 
 
(all times EST)
 

Revision as of 00:04, October 22, 2009

Suncookers DVD cover

Catherine Scott’s documentary film Suncookers, about Solar Cookers International’s efforts to spread solar cooking and solar water pasteurization in Kenya, won the alternative energy category at the 2008 EarthVision International Environmental Film Festival in Santa Cruz, California. Organizers state that the festival "seeks to raise consciousness about environmental issues, educate people and mobilize support. The films … instill concern for the issues they raise, and they seed enthusiasm for change in the audience. The festival encourages filmmakers to continue with their hard work, while providing a venue in which they can witness their accomplishments being celebrated." More than 5,000 people have attended the events and screenings. Winning films are also shown throughout the year on community television, available to tens of thousands of households.

DVD Extras:

  • Solar cooker construction plans
  • Interviews with solar advocates
  • Global slideshow
  • Solar recipes
  • Bonus footage

Purchase the Suncookers DVD here.

Trailer

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