FORESTS FOR THE FUTURE is a Semifinalist in the $200,000 GE FOCUS FORWARD Filmmaker Competition. View more Semifinalist films at

Amid profound challenges to sustainability, Dr Ranil Senanayake has developed a system of ecosystem restoration with a difference. Already spreading internationally, ‘analog forestry’ could be a vital ingredient in a global model of sustainable land-use.

Directed and Produced by Ross Harrison
Camera Assistant, Kavindu Ediriweera
Music, 'Childhood' by Matti Palaanen
Illustration, Emily Avery
Special Thanks to Dr Ranil Senanayake and Rainforest Rescue International.


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