1. One day, everything will be free

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    http://onedayeverythingwillbefree.com/ trailer: https://vimeo.com/71973089 One day, everything will be free is a feature-length documentary about an ecological restoration project run by a utopian community located in one of the most politically complicated and environmentally degraded terrains in the world—in an area of referred to locally as "the wasteland." The movie explores the motivations, contradictions, and broader implications of Sadhana Forest Haiti, an unlikely reforestation community organized around an alternative, cashless economy in an area of Haiti devastated by soil erosion and social immobility.

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    • MoneyLab Conference Opening by Geert Lovink

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      MoneyLab: Coining Alternatives Sprouting New Economic Forms in Times of Crisis International Conference & Alternatives Bazaar Amsterdam, March 21 & 22, 2014 Geert Lovink - Welcome & Opening Speech The conference brought together top international speakers – researchers, activists, artists, designers and programmers – to critically probe alternative economic models, payment systems, revenue models and local and digital currencies against the backdrop of the ongoing global economic stagnation. Topics: Bitcoin | Crowdfunding | Mobile Money | Digital Currencies | Local Currencies | Economic Crisis & Activism | Money and Art | Alternative Banking Systems | Speakers: Saskia Sassen, Stefan and Ralph Heidenreich, Bill Maurer, Franco Berardi, Brett Scott, Tiziana Terranova, Brian Holmes, Ron Peperkamp, Dadara, Dette Glashouwer, Ron Peperkamp, Dadara, Dette Glashouwer, Eduard de Jong, Peter Surda, Beat Weber, Quinn DuPont, Inge Ejbye Sørensen, Jamie King, Irina Enache and Robert van Boeschoten, Matthew Slater, Max Haiven, Eli Gothill, Lana Swartz. What is the future of internet-based currencies like Bitcoin? Can revenue models such as crowdfunding function as structural sources of income? What lessons are to be learned from mobile money payment systems in Africa? Is it possible to imagine a future sustainable network-economy? How should we understand the politics and governance of alternative digital-economic forms? MoneyLab: Coining Alternatives is an initiative of the Institute of Network Cultures and Hogeschool van Amsterdam in collaboration with CREATE-IT and Amsterdam Creative Industries - Centre of Expertise, and the University of Warwick. Website: networkcultures.org/moneylab

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      • PICA Symposium 2012

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        Bodies, Identitites, and Alternative Economies June 21-24, 2012 Portland, Oregon

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        • Brazil's Largest City Takes on Transition - Permacyclists #15

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          What is it about transition that is so cool? Well partially it's the attitude. As Isabela Menezes of Transition Granja Viana says in the video, “It's spreading with such speed primarily because it's a positive movement. A movement which brings sadness and suffering isn't sustainable.” It's a simple idea, but it's so powerful, so true. People are sick of hearing about how hopeless and awful the future is, they're tired of being told that corporations control their lives – they know all that already.

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          • One day, everything will be free TRAILER

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            www.onedayeverythingwillbefree.com A feature-length documentary about an ecological restoration project run by a utopian community located in one of the most politically complicated and environmentally degraded terrains in the world––in an area referred to locally as "the wasteland." Follow the documentary on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/onedayeverythingwillbefree

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            • CVAN Summit 2012 - Alternative Economies, Part 6

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              Alternative Economies, Part 6 The final video in a series providing coverage of the second panel debate, Alternative Economies, held at City Hall in London on 10 May 2012, for the 3rd national CVAN summit. Featuring a Q&A session. For more info: cvan.org.uk

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              • CVAN Summit 2012 - Alternative Economies, Part 5

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                Alternative Economies, Part 5 Video coverage of the second panel debate, Alternative Economies, held at City Hall in London on 10 May 2012, for the 3rd national CVAN summit. Featuring a presentation by Sam Hopley, CEO, Timebanking UK. For more info: cvan.org.uk

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                • CVAN Summit 2012 - Alternative Economies, Part 4

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                  Alternative Economies, Part 4 Video coverage of the second panel debate, Alternative Economies, held at City Hall in London on 10 May 2012, for the 3rd national CVAN summit. Featuring a presentation by Sue Ball, Director of MAAP. For more info: cvan.org.uk

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                  • CVAN Summit 2012 - Alternative Economies, Part 3

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                    Alternative Economies, Part 3 Video coverage of the second panel debate, Alternative Economies, held at City Hall in London on 10 May 2012, for the 3rd national CVAN summit. Featuring a presentation by artist Sarah Browne. For more info: cvan.org.uk

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                    • CVAN Summit 2012 - Alternative Economies, Part 1

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                      Alternative Economies, Part 1 Video coverage of the introduction to the second panel debate, Alternative Economies, held at City Hall in London on 10 May 2012, for the 3rd national CVAN summit. For more info: cvan.org.uk

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