A personal movie about ideals, determination and the search of one man who wants make a difference.
Plastic Paradox is a story about the extraordinary campaign against plastic pollution by the so called ‘Plastic Soup Surfer’. It shows the activist Merijn Tinga, who motivated by his previous success, decides to 3D print a new surfboard from plastic litter and windsurf this for 600 kilometers. The expedition is full of setbacks and it confronts him with his ambitions and his ultimate goal. It is a personal movie about passion, grit and the search of one man who wants make a difference.
Campaigns covered in Plastic Paradox:
World Cleanup Day
A day in september on which citizens are activated to pick up litter and monitor what they find.www.worldcleanupday.org
The Le Havre Landfill
A landfill in the north of France eroding into the ocean each coming tide.www.surfriderdefenders.org
The Bredene depostis petition
A municipality in on the Belgium coast that has recently decided to implent deposits all by themselves as a protest.www.vrt.be
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