Quotes from the Earth - An Environmental Film Festival

Quotes from the Earth - An Environmental Film Festival
Jungpura Extension
New Delhi, India

Tel: 011-24328006

Festival Overview

"Quotes from the Earth” has been first of its kind in the Indian Capital since 2004. It uses a discursive platform to highlight environmental challenges at the national and international level through films, which happen to be one of the most powerful medium of communication and discussion.

The festival, which is a collaborative effort by Toxics Link and India International Centre, Delhi brings under one umbrella the persistent and persuasive films on all shades of environment - from vanishing bio-diversity to rampant mining, lives of tribes to global climate change, threats to lakes and river contamination to forest conservation, and household waste to solutions of global energy challenges.

Since its inception it has attracted an overwhelming audience as well as films and filmmakers from around the globe; and each time it has grown and become all the more popular. A panel discussion is also conducted during the film festival to provide the audience with a wider context to the meaning of films and their role in societal change.


Adaptation Adventure Animation Disaster Documentary Educational French Historical Independent Medical Music Video National Natural History Short Silent Student Supernatural War

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Known festival contacts Contacts
Ravi Agarwal


Open to the public


Films are a medium through which an issue sinks in the mind and heart of people, where they can relate and debate it. They help in broadening the perspective on environment by bringing a variety of challenging issues through this visually appealing medium. We have over 700 well made films from across India and abroad on a range of environmental issues such as biodiversity, water, environment, wildlife, livelihoods, mining, forest, environmental justice, earth, biodiversity, climate change and sustainability.


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