Silver Donald Cameron

Welcome to Silver Donald Cameron’s blog! Dr Cameron is the author of 19 books and of many plays, films, magazine articles, radio and TV scripts. He is currently the host and executive producer of and of its feature documentary, Green Rights: The Human Right to a Healthy World. In 2019, he was appointed the first Farley Mowat Chair in Environment at Cape Breton University, where he earlier served as professor, dean and writer-in-residence. He currently teaches an on-campus/online course called Green Rights.

The Green Rights Film: Screenings, Events and Awards

I was recently asked by someone compiling a catalogue page to provide a list of screenings and other presentations of our film Green Rights: The Human Right to a Healthy World. It was an eye-opening task. Here’s the list of events both completed and booked:


  • Acadia University
  • Mount St. Vincent University
  • St. Francis Xavier University
  • University of Ottawa
  • Queens University
  • University of Toronto
  • University of Guelph
  • University of Waterloo
  • York University (Osgoode Hall Law School)
  • Lakehead University
  • University of Manitoba
  • University of British Columbia
  • Simon Fraser University
  • University of Victoria
  • University of Oregon

Screenings in Communities

  • Ottawa (Lord Elgin launch, associated with Senate Speaker’s reception)
  • Kingston (community theatre)
  • Toronto (community theatre)
  • Calgary (Unitarian Church)
  • Vancouver (David Suzuki Foundation)
  • Ladner, BC (United Church)
  • North Saanich, BC (United Church)
  • UBC Museum of Anthropology
  • Council of Canadians, South Shore Nova Scotia
  • Friends of Nature
  • Margaree Area Development Association

Festivals, Awards and similar

  • Belleville Downtown Doc Festival (ON)
  • Erin Fast Forward Film Festival (ON)
  • Orangeville (ON): Climate Change Action Dufferin-Caledon (ON)
  • Sault Ste Marie Clean North Festival (ON)
  • Antigonish International Film Festival (NS)
  • Thunder Bay Environmental Film Festival (ON)
  • Edmonton Resilience Festival (AB)
  • Award of Merit, Impact Docs Awards
  • Gold Winner, International Independent Film Awards
  • Award of Merit, Accolade Global Film Competition

Conferences and similar

  • Canadian Network for Environmental Education and Communication conference
  • Public Interest Environmental Law Conference