In a stunning development, the National Trust for Historic Preservation has placed the West Berkeley Shellmound and Village Site on their 2020 list of America’s 11 Most Endangered Historic Places.
In this moving visual poem, Christopher McLeod explores why certain places are held to be sacred and how wilderness nourishes the soul. Stories include a Hawaiian protest against geothermal drilling in the Wao Kele O Puna rainforest, the vision song of Southern Ute elder Eddie Box, and an interview with Earth First founder Dave Foreman.
Still images from seven years of film production at sacred sites around the world, while making our four-part PBS series, Standing on Sacred Ground.
During the national broadcasts of our four-part PBS series, Standing on Sacred Ground., we created memes for social media. Here’s the collection.