Banking Nature

Banking Nature

Sandrine Feydel & Denis Delestrac ∙ 2015 ∙ France ∙ 88'

This film is a provocative documentary that looks at the growing movement to monetize the natural world—and to turn endangered species and threatened areas into instruments of profit.

It's a worldview that sees capital and markets not as a threat to the planet, but as its salvation—turning nature into "natural capital" and fundamental processes such as pollination and oxygen generation into "ecosystem services."

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Banking Nature

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  • Banking Nature

    Directed by Sandrine Feydel & Denis Delestrac ∙ 2015 ∙ France

    After years of working to undermine environmental regulations, governments and corporations are starting to think about the value of nature—and how they can profit from it.

    BANKING NATURE is a provocative documentary that looks...