The Green Focus Films Mission
To educate and inspire the public. To create a viral network. To give change-makers a platform to showcase their ideas and initiatives. To provide businesses a nexus with the people driving change, and create synergies. To inspire companies to come up with new solutions.
Our team creates premium HD video; we're developing an interactive social media platform, the destination for a new generation of environmentally and socially conscious viewers who are seeking experiences that are collaborative, interactive, engaging and community oriented, as well as a crowdsourcing mobile app, and mobile game.
Donna Vermeer is an award-winning documentary director whose programming niche explores culture, politics and the mysteries of the natural world. She has filmed best practices and lessons learned knowledge sharing stories for UNDP in Africa, as well as for the World Banks, and has produced a film on the Greenbelt Movement in Kenya with Nobel Peace Prize recipient and women’s, environmental, and political activist Wangari Maathai. She has produced two documentaries on UN conferences, including the UN Global Women’s Conferences and the Rio Earth Summit for PBS. Her documentary credits include the PBS documentary For Richer or Poorer with Al Gore, which considers the chasm between the haves and have-nots in the rural areas most affected by East Asia’s “miracle” economies; For The Long Run, which won a Cine Award; and Life Out of Bounds, the story of species extinction. She received a John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Grant to develop global media
on sustainable development.
Life at Green Focus Films
The heart of New York City, Soho to be exact - the incubator corridor of the city.