THE GREEN LIE
Austria, 2018, 97 min
Scriptwriter: Werner Boote
Environmentally friendly electric cars, sustainably produced food, fair production: the big companies would have us believe that we can save the world just by buying the right stuff. But this is a widespread and dangerous lie. How can fight it?
Born in Vienna in 1965. He started working as a grip and then studied theatre, media and sociology at the University of Vienna and Vienna Film Academy. His early films focus on music, later ones on environmental issues. His first documentary “Plastic Planet” screened in over 80 countries. In “Population Boom”, he called for fair distribution of resources. He has lived in Amsterdam (1993-2002), then in Vienna.
2018 The Green Lie