A short documentary portrait on a designer who has created a low cost solution to landmine clearance.
Check out his website:
or for other films by us at Ardent Film Trust:
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SOUND MIXER AND DESIGNER
Slowmo High Speed
The RNLA explosive ordnance disposal service
Copyright Ardent Film Trust 2012
Italian designer Gabriele Diamanti (@GabDiamanti) has invented Eliodomestico,
an eco-distiller running on solar power, to provide safe drinking-water for people in developing countries:
a very simple way to produce healthy, bacteria-free water.
Eliodomestico is an open source project.
Winner at Core77 Design Award 2012 - social impact category;
Finalist at the Prix Émile Hermès 2011 competition.
Over 300,000 in 36 countries and expanding to colleges, now at Williams College, UCLA, Hobart & William Smith, University of Houston and more. Circle of 6 is the Winner of the HHS/White House Apps Against Abuse Technology Challenge and the Institute of Medicine and Avon Foundation for Women Safety @Home Challenge, Circle of 6 is a free anti-Violence App for the iPhone and Android. Download FREE! http://www.circleof6app.com. For press kit, press release and high-res stills go to: http://www.circleof6app.com/press. Also available in Hindi! Hotlines customized for New Delhi अब हिन्दी में, नई दिल्ली की हॉटलाइन्स के साथ
Now available for Colleges and Schools for customization http://www.circleof6app.com/colleges/
Dating violence and sexual assault are widespread problems among young women, with nearly 1 in 5 reporting assault while in college. With only two taps, Circle of 6 connects users threatened with possible sexual assault and abuse to a network of trusted friends, using GPS technology, anti-violence online resources, and a commitment to support each other: “I won't let violence happen in my circle.”
Anti-violence resources, Circle of 6 video, and iPhone download is available at circleof6app.com.
Circle of 6 is a project of Tech for Good, Inc, a start-up non-profit dedicated to violence prevention in vulnerable populations through the use of mobile technology and harm-reduction education principles. We are a lean, global team bringing our experience with storytelling, code and design to develop engaging tools and campaigns to support a culture of connectivity and accountability.
For more information on Tech 4 Good: http://www.circleof6app.com
Titles by Thomas Cabus.
Thanks to Anna Lekas Miller @agoodcuppa