Charity & NGO

Ship Carrying Nuclear Waste Harried by Greenpeace Boats

2020-11-16T19:50:33+00:00March 14th, 2018|Categories: Videos in Close-Up|Tags: , , , |

Greenpeace activists try to prevent the dumping of nuclear waste in the Atlantic Ocean – and meet with resistance and scorn. Only years later does the campaign succeed. With dozens of barrels of nuclear waste on board, the freighter Gem, chartered by the British Atomic Energy Agency [...]

The Most Boring Viral Video

2019-07-31T16:05:23+00:00July 20th, 2016|Categories: Videos in Close-Up|Tags: , , , |

This award-winning promotional clip for a Spanish NGO is the Robin Hood of viral videos: by outwitting YouTube’s automated search algorithms, it takes from the rich and gives to the poor, essentially beating the advertising agency at its own game in order to help the homeless on the streets of Barcelona. Michel [...]