Seeds of Change

An ecological community in the Bolivian Amazon is revealed: Candelaria Madidi Ecologico. By protecting one of the most biodiverse places in the world, they aim to create an alternative model of a society. Faced with political and ecological problems, they develop visions of amending the system and counteract the destruction of nature. The dream of a life apart from capitalism told by Bolivian and indigenous people. SEEDS OF CHANGE offers an optimistic attitude towards life, where the borders between utopia and reality start to blur.

Director's Biography
Sophie Stallegger, geboren 1991 in Graz, studiert im Master Zeitbasierte Medien an der Kunstuniversität Linz. Bachelorstudium Informationsdesign an der FH Joanneum Graz. Initiatorin der Filmfestivals Kino CunTRA in Graz und Kinophilia in Linz. // Filme (Auswahl): HANKY PANKY (2006, short), LANGUAGE EXPERIMENT (2012, short) STILLES WASSER (2013, short), ZIP (2015, short), SEEDS OF CHANGE (2014)
Local Artists 2015
Sophie Stallegger
Austria 2014
41 minutes
OV with English subtitles
Screenplay Sophie Stallegger
Cinematography Sophie Stallegger
Editing Sophie Stallegger
Music Chocomano