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).
OCT 15, 2020
Episode 19: Sherman's March
The environmental legacy of the Civil War, atomic waste in the South and anti-nuke protests in the ‘80s are on the march in this 1986 documentary. Guest: Ethan Weinstein.
OCT 1, 2020
Episode 18: All That Heaven Allows
Suburbia, New England’s legacy of colonialism, slow living and non-toxic masculinity are in the mix as we sink into this 1955 melodrama. Guest: Kris Hill.
SEP 17, 2020
Episode 17: Cape Fear
The New South, blackwater rivers, rice plantations, noisy birds and Robert DeNiro’s unhinged performance are off the port bow as we examine this 1991 thriller.
SEP 3, 2020
Episode 16: Point Break
Surfing culture, the beaches of SoCal, ocean pollution, the L.A. River and the “female gaze” are rolling in as we dive into this 1991 thriller. Guest: Elsa Devienne.
AUG 20, 2020
Episode 15: Holes
The environment of West Texas, climate change, fossil fuel extraction and water resources are in the hole as we dig through this 2003 teen-oriented Disney adventure.
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