Online Video Contest on Responsible Consumption has Winner

The 4th International online short film contest for Responsible Consumption Culture has its winner. This contest, organized by ECODES and the General Direction of Consumption for the Government of Aragon, called for entries in Spanish from short film producers from Spain and Latin America. A Colombian short was selected as the winner from the 10 international finalists.

The 10 finalists were from different regions of Spain, Brazil and Colombia. Following, the winning video: The Recicleta shows how not living within our ecological means can result in drastic but necessary actions.

These next videos were some of the other finalists’ entries. This next video is titled Plastic and comes from Zaragoza, Spain. It playfully shows us how the simple plastic shopping sac can take over our home. In an apartment we can take our bags elsewhere, but on the planet, we can't move them out anywhere else:

From Brazil, Individual Choice was also running for the award. It shows how all the decisions we make on a daily basis can be improved or changed to be more environmentally responsible:

You can view the rest of the videos and learn more about the concepts behind them and their creators on this page.


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