Monthly Archives: December 2015

Happy New Year 2016

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Storks and migrants.

Storks like most birds are migrants. Ancient Egyptians associated storks with the soul. The Hebrew word for white stork is chasidah meaning “merciful” or “kind”. Greek and Roman mythology portray storks as models of parental devotion, and it was believed that they did not die of old age, but flew to islands and took the […]

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Flying Trees

During 2015, near my house (see map), many trees have flown away. Will they come back? Watch and find out.

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Paris Climate Agreement

Paris Climate Agreement

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La Casa Ausente / The Absent House is a success story.

Dear friends of La Casa Ausente / The Absent House: Two years ago on 11 December 2013 La Casa Ausente / The Absent House had its world premiere at the “Festival internacional del nuevo cine latinoamericano” in La Habana, Cuba. Ever since, the film has participated in over a dozen film festivals in four continents, […]

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Sustainable hand-made paper

I was in Mexico during the month of October teaching a video editing class in Tzintzuntzan, near Lake Pátzcuaro. During my time off, Petra and I visited the workshop of the multi-talented artist Esteban Silva. He and his wife run the Taller De-Lirio. It is a play on words because Lirio means lily (the plant), […]

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