" />
Building a world of
resilient communities.

MAIN LIST

 

‘A Story of Transition in 10 Objects’ all gathered together in one place

‘A Story of Transition in 10 Objects’ all gathered together in one place

As part of the promotion of ‘The Transition Companion‘, Emilio Mula made these 10 short films of different stories from the book. The recent BBC series ‘A History of the World in 100 Objects’ beautifully told the story of the evolution of human history illustrated by 100 objects chosen from the British Museum’s collection. We used a similar approach to tell the story of the emerging and unfolding Transition movement, which in its short life has spread to 35 countries around the world from its humble beginnings in Kinsale, Ireland. You can read more about these stories here, and here are the films…

No. 1. A stripey jumper.

No. 2. Bertie and Gertie.

No. 3. Part of an old gas lamp.

No. 4. An egg.

No. 5. Some mini-Draughtbusters.

No. 6. A bulb of garlic.

No. 7. A Transition Streets workbook.

No. 8. A small pennant flag.

No. 9. A small bowl of topsoil.

No. 10. A bottle of ‘Sunshine Ale’.

What do you think? Leave a comment below.

Sign up for regular Resilience bulletins direct to your email.

Take action!  

Find out more about Community Resilience. See our COMMUNITIES page
Start your own projects. See our RESOURCES page.
Help build resilience. DONATE NOW.

 

This is a community site and the discussion is moderated. The rules in brief: no personal abuse and no climate denial. Complete Guidelines.


Is it Time to Change the Story? Let's Start Writing the Future.

Our stories hold energy. They can keep us focused on the content and energy …

Where On The Titanic Would You Like Your Deck Chair, Ma’am?

Every human society without exception gives some members more say in making …

Reply to Erik Lindberg’s thoughts on modernity, ecomodernism and Ted Trainer

My “The Simpler Way” project is about persuading people that it …

Ali and the Sound of Beans

Ali Kawakita created NOCA?! to give a home to young people who were abused …

Retrofitting Suburbia: Communities Innovate Their Way Out of Sprawl

Saddled with traffic congestion and infrastructural erosion, can suburbia be …

Enter the Magical Forest of the Nayak Family!

‘We don’t want the knowledge to be cut away from the land. We …

There's No Place Like Home

Tiny houses in Eugene, Oregon, provide the formerly homeless with a sense of …