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Posted by Richard Perkins over 8 years ago

Open Source project to kickstart the (IM)PERMANENCE film project...

We are excited to create open source, cutting edge learning resources for the world.  We will be using the latest in true HD technology to capture stunning footage from full 72hr courses around the world this summer. Content will include;


  • Soil
  • Water Collection & Storage
  • Design Methods, Concepts, & Themes
  • Pattern Understanding
  • Climatic Factors
  • Trees & Energy Transactions
  • Earthworks & Earth Resources
  • Working with Humid Cool to Cold Climate
  • Aquaculture
  • Building & Building Design
  • Greywater & Septic
  • Alternative Energy
  • Social Design
  • Financial Permaculture
  • Business Models
  • Alternative Land Ownership
  • Communities
  • Urban Permaculture
  • Forestry & Food Forestry
  • Animal Systems
  • Transportation and Alternative Fuel
  • Disaster Preparedness

The footage will also include a personal insight into integrative and broader reaching aspects of the course, including evening activities and activities outside the traditional course structure.  Supplemented with presentations, links to films available online and other details, this course marks the beginning of our longer project into the world of moneyless service.  See IM)PERMANENCE film project for a low down on the wider project...

If you are excited by the nature of this work and can offer support/ resources in any way please get in touch.  We are using ingenuity and good design in place of budgets and resources! Together we can do so much more!

We shall keep you posted!


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