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Michael Nash      

Film Director best known for "Climate Refugees"

Michael P. Nash is an American film director, screenwriter and producer. He has directed the films "Climate Refugees," "Fuel" and "Nebraska." His films have won several domestic and international awards. During the Copenhagen COP15 conference Nash, considered an expert on environmental migration, helped the UN frame the issue of environmental migrants. Nash was a recipient of the Social Change Global Institute Filmmaker of the Year Award. He also founded Beverly Hills Productions.

MovieMaker Magazine named Nash one of the "Top 10 MovieMakers Of The Planet" (2010) along with Davis Guggenheim, Morgan Freeman, Don Cheadle and Louie Psihoyus. Nash has also won Senator Boxer's Conservation Champion Award and the Neiman Marcus Environmental Visions Filmmaker Award. Nash is currently finishing work on two documentaries, HomeBase and Life Is A Movie(2016). Nash's multi-award winning "Climate Refugees" (2010) premiered at Sundance Film Festival and was the only film screened by the United Nations at the recent IIEA Copenhagen Climate Change Conference and Davos for world leaders and policymakers. "Climate Refugees" had its world premiere at the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah, and was noted by Robert Redford in the NY Times "as an agent for social change."


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Water and Food Security

Climate Change

Climate Refugees

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