We use too much of it and way too much of it is toxic), annie leonard, creator of the internet film phenomenon the story of stuff, expands on the film in a powerful and inspiring book that tracks the life of the stuff we use every day, from extraction through production, distribution, consumption, and disposal. The story of stuff: how our obsession with stuff is trashing the planet, our communities, and our health-and a vision for change - kindle edition by annie leonard download it once and read it on your kindle device, pc, phones or tablets.
Annie louise leonard (born 1964) is an american proponent of sustainability and a critic of consumerism she created the animated film the story of stuff (2007), which describes the life cycle of material goods in 2014, she became the executive director of greenpeace usa. It’ll teach you something, it’ll make you laugh, and it just may change the way you look at all the stuff in your life forever download the fact sheet credits the story of stuff was written by annie leonard, louis fox, and jonah sachs, directed by louis fox and produced by free range studios.
Annie leonard the story of stuff summary annie leonard net worth is $28 million annie leonard is an american businesswoman, activist and filmmaker she has a net worth of $28 million annie leonard has earned her net worth as an american proponent of sustainability and critic of excessive. This reading group guide for the story of stuff includes an introduction, discussion questions, ideas for enhancing your book club, and a q&a with author annie leonard the suggested questions are intended to help your reading group find new and interesting angles and topics for your discussion. This item: the story of stuff: the impact of overconsumption on the planet, our communities, and our health-and by annie leonard paperback $986 in stock ships from and sold by amazoncom.
The story of stuff project’s journey began with a 20-minute online movie about the way we make, use and throw away all the stuff in our lives five years and 40 million views later, we’re a community of 500,000 changemakers worldwide, working to build a more healthy and just planet we invite you to watch and share our movies, participate in our study programs and join our campaigns. Annie leonard's 'the story of stuff' introduction growing up in the green and luscious city of seattle during the 1970s was idyllic, but the real joy came in the summertime, when my family and i piled our camping gear into our station wagon and headed for the stunning north cascades mountains.
The story of stuff, by annie leonard was a great book because of the great information provided in this book, leonard lays out the problems in our consumption of certain “stuff” and shows how everything is tied in with environmental and social issues with happiness declining. The story of stuff is a short animated documentary about the lifecycle of material goods the documentary is critical of excessive consumerism and promotes sustainability filmmaker annie leonard wrote and narrated the film, which was funded by tides foundation , funders workgroup for sustainable production and consumption, free range studios and other foundations.