We use storytelling to humanize the effects of air pollution on our health and the environment. Ever Alabamian deserves clean air. Do you have a story to tell? Reach out!
Toxic City: Birmingham’s Dirty Secret (2014)
Folks who live in some Birmingham, Ala., neighborhoods are trapped in communities with deadly levels of industrial pollution. Collegeville, Fairmont and Harriman Park are boxed in by heavy industry, raining soot and chemicals down on the residents and their property. People have been leaving for decades, but many are stuck, unable to afford to get out. “Toxic City: Birmingham’s Dirty Secret” is an award-winning 26-minute documentary about the people left behind. The film explores how this happened and discusses possible solutions to the problem. Contact us to request a password for your class or screening event.
A GASP for Clean Air (2011)
A GASP for Clean Air tells the story of Birmingham’s polluted air. This award-winning documentary discusses the health effects of dirty air and provides a history lesson about the problem in Alabama — as well as where our name came from!