Story of Stuff

The Story of Stuff aims to inspire and encourage civic engagement, and invites others to be inspired by and share their movies, participate in their study programs, and take part in campaigns on the environmental and social issues. They have done three compelling movies related to the problem of plastic pollution.

Let’s Ban the Bead!

A compelling two-minute film about how microbeads, and how, "No matter where you live, there are ways to take action to protect our waterways and put a stop to polluting plastic microbeads! Let us know where you’re based and we’ll connect you with the action that’ll have the most impact to help ban the bead."


The Story of Bottled Water

An in-depth, eight-minute film, calling into question the manufactured demand for bottled water, and how Americans to buy more than half a billion bottles of water every week when it already flows virtually free from the tap.