Detropia – The Film

Thema: A documentation sculpting a dreamlike collage of a grand city teetering on the brink of dissolution. Beschreibung: Detroit’s story has encapsulated the iconic narrative of America over the last century — the Great Migration of African Americans escaping Jim Crow; the rise of manufacturing and the middle class; the love affair with automobiles; the … Weiterlesen

San Francisco: Yellow taxis turn green

Thema: San Francisco’s green taxi programme Beschreibung: The taxi cabs in San Francisco, USA, take the lead in the struggle for a better environment. Today, more than half of the city’s taxis are hybrid vehicles or run on compressed natural gas. The objective is clear: by 2012, the city’s taxi operators must reduce their emissions … Weiterlesen