00-Baby Boom Child, 2014. Animations, contructions and technical expert: Lars Nordén. Music: Per-Henrik Mäenpää. Editing och script: Maja Lindström.
On their way home by bike through a deserted industrial area, a mother and her son starts to talk about what happened when our dream of eternal economic growth collided with the peak, and following decline in global oil production. In a plausible picture of the near future, our children make us accountable for today’s irresponsible way of living.
Awarded a Silver Trophy at Deauville Green Film Awards, France 2016, first prize at FReDD (Film, Research and Sustainable Development) Toulouse, France 2015, third prize at Baltic Herring Short Filmfestival, Rauma, Finland, 2014. Screened in competition at some of the world’s leading animation film festivals, as Busan International Shortfilm Festival, Korea
Encounters Short and Animation Film Festival Bristol, UK.
Read an article on the film; http://greenfilmnet.org/00-baby-boom-child-peak-oil-and-its-tragic-legacy/
More about the film: www.majalindstrom.com
Useful links; Richard Heinberg http://richardheinberg.com/odp/getinformed
Transition Network http://www.transitionnetwork.org/
Positive Money https://www.positivemoney.org/
Michael Hudson http://michael-hudson.com/