Feature documentary WeRiseUP (coming soon) brings together social, political, and business leaders including the Dalai Lama, Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations Amina Mohammed, Blake Mycoskie, CEO of TOMS Shoes, Moby, John Mackey, Founder of Whole Foods, NBA star Dwight Howard and Richard Branson. The film questions cultural narratives of success, and looks at the world’s most pressing challenges.
The series version, The World is Ending: Time to Rise Up (now in development), will show organizations and communities in action, working to find solutions to the world’s most pressing problems — pairing them with a team of experts, resources, and connections. The teams will look to solve local crises, while aiming to scale solutions globally. The series will also provide resources to viewers who want to get involved or implement the ideas in their own community.