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The Flaming Lips' Wayne Coyne talks about CHRISTMAS ON MARS

Article: The Flaming Lips' Wayne Coyne talks about CHRISTMAS ON MARS

It’s late December, and you know what that means: CHRISTMAS ON MARS! Flaming Lips frontman Wayne Coyne co-directed this surreal trip to a Martian colony getting ready to celebrate Christmas, reportedly shooting it in his own back yard. (Somehow it doesn’t strike us as odd that Coyne’s yard proved a dead ringer for another planet.)…

Go Shopping For a Healthy Planet

Article: Go Shopping For a Healthy Planet

Check out this new video spot from GlobalGiving Green, one of the wonderful Eco-mmunity Action Partners who makes it easy for people to support non-profit charities. We hope you enjoy this playful video. If this video helped inspire you to make a difference, then make sure to check out the GlobalGiving Green Map Marker Group…

Majora Carter's ECO HEROES: Jonathan Demme

Article: Majora Carter's ECO HEROES: Jonathan Demme

Jonathan Demme believes that “film and literature can change a mind.” If a film causes a human mind to consider questions that it has not encountered before, therein lies a great possibility to influence that one person. The idea is that awareness allows people to make better decisions in their life. Jonathan warns people from…

'Be An Earthkeeper Hero' Video Contest

Article: 'Be An Earthkeeper Hero' Video Contest

Are you personally invested in a healthy environment? Do you carefully consider how your lifestyle affects the earth? If the answer is yes, then you are probably an Earthkeeper Hero. You should be recognized for your notable efforts. If you enter the ‘Be An Earthkeeper Hero’ Contest, you might just win some cool prizes: Timberland…

You Can Buy BIG IDEAS FOR A SMALL PLANET: Season 1 DVDs

Article: You Can Buy BIG IDEAS FOR A SMALL PLANET: Season 1 DVDs

Now you can collect the entire first season of BIG IDEAS FOR A SMALL PLANET. Previously unavailable for purchase on DVD, Art Alliance America is helping to spread environmental information through this Sundance Channel original series. The DVD set will be officially available on Earthday, April 22. The Arts Alliance America website does accept pre-orders…

THE GREEN Meeting #10 Recap

Article: THE GREEN Meeting #10 Recap

Simran Sethi led a lively discussion about water and plastic in the second life event held on June 20th at Sundance Channel Island. Some of the problems with freshwater supplies and how water can be contaminated were discussed. Also the use of plastic and its carcinogenic effect were covered. This is a very pertinent issue…

THE GREEN Meeting #8 Recap

Article: THE GREEN Meeting #8 Recap

Simran Green Meeting The Green Meeting was full of curiosity and Simran’s poignant answers. The usual, and happily welcomed, group of environmentally inclined Second Life avatars were in attendance. We hope everyone had a great time and look forward to the next chance to regale your heart with environmental goodness and to put a smile…

Weekly Theme on THE GREEN: FURNISH #2

Article: Weekly Theme on THE GREEN: FURNISH #2

ECOIST: Laura Dern The difference between being well-meaning and actually making a positive change in the world can often be found in the scope of a person’s mission. In the case of Laura Dern, she has championed children’s health. Being very impressionable and learning quickly makes a child the ideal student of the environmentally friendly…

Weekly Theme on THE GREEN: DRIVE #2

Article: Weekly Theme on THE GREEN: DRIVE #2

ECOISTS: Daryl Hannah Daryl Hannah has been leading a sustainable lifestyle for some time. She uses solar panels for her home, drives a biodiesel car, adopts animals and in general strives to be a sustainable member of the world. Daryl works tirelessly to further environmental changes. To this end, she created a website that is…

THE GREEN Meeting #5 Recap

Article: THE GREEN Meeting #5 Recap

Another view of our virtual hosts! Welcome back to the weekly GREEN meeting recap article! On Tuesday night, May 15th, we had yet another great conversation in Second Life. Simran Sethi tried to help people understand the connections between eating and the environment. In fact, these two things are probably more related than anything else…

THE GREEN Meeting #4 Recap

Article: THE GREEN Meeting #4 Recap

A very green avatar spotted at our recent events! The GREEN meeting this week was very lively, and people asked many questions about Green clothing. Feeling good about what you are wearing can be quite important, so perhaps in this case “looking good” is all about “feeling good”. Simran Sethi happily fielded questions from the…

Badly Drawn Boy @ SXSW

Article: Badly Drawn Boy @ SXSW

We got a chance to talk to Badly Drawn Boy about his new album “Born In The UK.” Badly Drawn Boy sings his heart out in this acoustic performance of “Born In The UK.”

Robyn Hitchcock @ SXSW

Article: Robyn Hitchcock @ SXSW

Robyn Hitchcock gives us a look at the man behind the mask in an exclusive interview. Catch more exclusive videos and Comedian Eugene Mirman interview with Hitchcock in our Spotlight [www.sundance.tv] section.

Catch the GREEN Countdown Video

Article: Catch the GREEN Countdown Video

Sundance Channel celebrated the launch of THE GREEN, our weekly night of programming dedicated to the environment, with a star-studded party. The evening featured performances from Macy Gray and Lifehouse, along with a slew of celebrity interviews. We put the best snapshots from the evening into the video below. We hope you enjoy. Now that…

Money Mark @ SXSW

Article: Money Mark @ SXSW

Check out our exclusive interview and live performance with Money Mark from SXSW. Money Mark talks about “the 4th Beastie” and his new record “Brand New by Tomorrow.”