The environmental movie podcast! We watch and discuss movies about the environment, movies that have environmental themes or in which nature plays a significant role. Hosted by Sean Munger (an environmental historian) and Cody Climer (a movie buff).
JUN 10, 2021
Episode 36: Aliens
This one’s all about invasive species, from rabbits in the Pacific and lampreys in the Great Lakes to xenomorphs on LV-426 as we discuss this 1986 science fiction classic.
MAY 27, 2021
Episode 35: Lords of Dogtown
SoCal skate and surf culture, droughts, plastics, amusement park piers and amoeba-shaped pools are riding the nose in this 2005 skateboard sports drama.
MAY 13, 2021
Episode 34: Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
The environmental record of imperial China, the Mongolian steppe and the gestalt of sad movies are in the trees as we examine this martial arts fantasy from 2000.
APR 29, 2021
Episode 33: The Mosquito Coast
The environment of Central America, geothermal energy, intentional communities and white savior complex (again) are buzzing around this dark 1986 family drama.
APR 15, 2021
Episode 32: Local Hero
The oil industry in Scotland is a wee bit of a gusher as we swim, beachcomb and stargaze our way through this 1983 comedy classic. Guest: Maco.
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