Did you know that your version of Internet Explorer is out of date?
To get the best possible experience using our website we recommend downloading one of the browsers below.

Internet Explorer 10, Firefox, Chrome, or Safari.

Valentine's Flick Is Apparently Very Green

Like us on Facebook:
The current article you are reading does not reflect the views of the current editors and contributors of the new Ecorazzi

valentines

The upcoming rom-com Valentine’s Day is reported to be one of Warner Brothers’ greenest productions to date. Full details are few but in a recent ABC News article, Shelley Billik, WB’s vice president for environmental initiatives has said that the film’s base camp, where trailers for wardrobe, makeup and the cast are set up, was run on hybrid energy, instead of the gas-guzzling 24/7 generators usually found on sets.

ABC also quotes executive producer, Diana Pokorny, as saying, “Normally you’d walk onto a base camp, and there would be the hum of generators,” she said, “and there were days it would be completely silent ’cause we were running completely on solar power.” Apparently this saved the production 18 metric tons of CO2.

The article included several examples of Hollywood’s attempts to get green and said that “the upcoming star-studded film…was arguably the greenest production yet.” We’ll be interested to see what other steps the production took to lower its impact.

P.S. “Star-studded” is an understatement. This movie has more stars than, well, He’s Just Not That Into You. Want proof? Neither Taylor Lautner nor Taylor Swift are even in the trailer which features Julia Roberts, Jessica Biel, Jennifer Garner, Jamie Foxx, Jessica Albaand others whose names do not begin with “J” including Bradley Cooper, Anne Hathaway, Topher Grace, Patrick Dempsey and Ashton Kutcher!

Like us on Facebook:
0 Comments

This week in the veganverse IV

Wonder why everyone is so concerned with vegan underwear, hot dogs, and how we’ll celebrate Easter? Me too! It’s this week in the veganverse, round four.

“Hero cow” becomes media darling to non-vegans everywhere

This pariah has earned her freedom through resistance and a seat atop the pedestal few non-human animals have ever sat. It’s The Hunger Games and she’s our Cow-niss.

THIS WEEK IN THE VEGANVERSE III

No one wants to date vegans, meat is getting the mayo treatment, and Finland get’s the first taste of new vegan fast food AGAIN.