Saturday, 25 June 2016 from 1:30 PM to 4:00 PM “At first I thought I was fighting to save rubber trees, then I thought I was fighting to save the Amazon rainforest. Now I realize I am fighting for humanity.” Chico Mendes Join us on this 2 hour workshop of innovative storytelling and creative activism… Continue reading Storytelling & Mural Design workshop ‘Ecological Heroes'
The Pachamama Festival is a celebration of global stories of cultural connection to the land through art, film, dance, talks, workshops and music.
We will be premiering some of the most exciting films to recently come out of Australia & Latin America. Beautifully shot, these stories will bring you close to the peoples who are actively trying to share their wisdom to keep our world alive.
Saturday 25th June 6.30pm
Film Event – Putuparri and the Rainmakers
Dr Nicole Ma | 2015 | Australia | 97 mins
Ten years in the making, the film is an extraordinary eyewitness account of the living traditions of Putuparri’s people.
Saturday 25th June 8.30pm | When Nelida joins the march from her homeland to Lima, the country’s capital, over a thousand kilometers away, she realizes she’s not alone. There are thousands of people who want to protect the Andean water sources.