Huffington Post's Game Changers celebrates 100 innovators, visionaries, and leaders in 10 categories who are harnessing the power of new media to reshape their fields and change the world. With readers' help, they are going to pick 10 people who are changing the game in Green. This is a great and FUN way to get to know who the movers and shakers in the green movement are.
So far this is my favorite: Isabella Rossalini's Green Porno show on the Sundance Channel - too funny! I think she can get away with this because she's French.
From Huff Post on Isabella Rossalini:
Current Status: “Green Porno” auteur
Changing The Game By: Bringing fun and a bit of naughtiness to a subject traditionally presented dryly: the reproductive habits of bugs and sea creatures. Her short Web films have become an Internet sensation. In them, the one-time face of Lancôme does tongue-in-cheek reenactments of fish and bug sex, donning simplistic costumes and using oversized paper cutouts. Why she started the series: “I wanted to talk about animals, but I know a lot of people aren't interested in animals. But everybody's interested in sex, so I thought I could do the sex life of animals." Her highly idiosyncratic portrayals are perfectly tailored for online viewing.
Surreal Enough to Make David Lynch Smile: To portray a male whale, Rossellini donned an inflated grey bodysuit and mimicked swimming while explaining the difficulties of having a penis in water.
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United Nations 15th annual Climate Change Conference in Copenhagen, December 7-18, 2009
This should be really important. I'm going to let my legislators and elected officials know that I think it should be. Again, you can go to Blog Action Day's Take Action site to let your voice be heard in a variety of easy ways.