Top 10 Sustainability Movies & Series on Netflix

Covid-19 shutdowns caused a record-breaking growth for Netflix. While Netflix is great for relaxing and passing time, it can be used for learning about our planet and sustainability. The streaming giant includes series, documentaries, and movies that can entertain, raise awareness and broaden our knowledge about our planet.

1 – The Boy Who Harnessed The Wind

“A 13-year-old boy is thrown out of the school he loves when his family can no longer afford the fees. He sneaks into the library and learns how to build a windmill to save his village from a famine.”

2 – Our Planet

“In his 93 years, Attenborough has visited every continent on the globe, exploring the wild places of the planet and documenting the living world in all its variety and wonder. But during his lifetime, Attenborough has also seen first-hand the monumental scale of humanity’s impact on nature.”

3 – Night On Earth

“This nature series’ new technology lifts night’s veil to reveal the hidden lives of the world’s creatures, from lions on the hunt to bats on the wing.”

4 – A Plastic Ocean

“When he discovers the world’s oceans brimming with plastic waste, a documentary filmmaker investigates the pollution’s environmental impacts.”

5 – Mission Blue

“The life and work of oceanographer, marine biologist, and environmentalist Sylvia Earle.”

6 – Chasing Coral

“Coral reefs around the world are vanishing at an unprecedented rate. Divers, photographers and scientists set out on an ocean adventure to discover why the reefs are disappearing and to reveal the underwater mystery to the world.”

7 – Minimalism

“People dedicated to rejecting the American ideal that things bring happiness are interviewed in this documentary showing the virtues of less is more.”

8 – My Octopus Teacher

“A diver swims with an octopus that lives in a kelp forest off the coast of South Africa.”

9 – When Two Worlds Collide

“This documentary takes a hard look at how indigenous peoples clashed violently with the Peruvian government over land and economics in the Amazon.”

10 – Cowspiracy: The Sustainability Secret

“Follow the shocking, yet humorous, journey of an aspiring environmentalist, as he daringly seeks to find the real solution to the most pressing environmental issues and true path to sustainability.”


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