Mind Food Films

Every Wednesday from 10 April to 8 May, we share amazing films that will make you think, feed your mind and soul, and nourish your ecoliteracy and love of our shared planetary home.

Join the conversation each week

Register now for this series of brilliant ecological films on Gaia theory, Warm Data, systems thinking, symbiosis, and regeneration followed by a lively global conversation. Get your free tickets by clicking the button on each film below. 

Five Extraordinary Films for Free

This series is hosted and supported by the Permaculture Education Institute and we hope you are nourished deeply by this Mind Food Film series. Donate if you can and we will send 100% to young leaders in refugee camps – read more below.

April 10, 9am & 7pm AEST

Animate Earth

Science, Intuition and Gaia with Stephan Harding

Duration: 43 minutes

April 17, 9am & 7pm AEST

Ecology of Mind

A Daughter’s Portrait of Gregory Bateson by Nora Bateson

Duration: 60 minutes

April 24 9am & 7pm AEST


A film for passionate thinkers based on The Turning Point by Fritjof Capra

Duration 1hr 52

May 1, 9am & 7pm AEST

Symbiotic Earth

How Lynn Margulis rocked the boat and started a scientific revolution. A film by John Feldman

Duration: 2hrs 27 mins

May 8, 9am & 7pm AEST

Regenerating Life

Exploring the importance of biodiversity and natural ecosystems in regulating the climate. A film by John Feldman featuring Vandana Shiva, Wes Jackson and others.

Duration: 2 hours 17 mins

‘Donate if you want’ events

While our film events here at the Permaculture Education Institute are always free, we do warmly welcome donations to help fundraise for our registered permaculture charity, Ethos Foundation.

If you choose to give, we will rapidly send 100% of your donation to wonderful local leaders we know who run free food gardening and permaculture programs for refugees, women and young people in East Africa.