Advanced Television


WaterBear launches collaborative content studio

WaterBear, the distributor, content studio and streaming service, has launched its new collaborative content studio alongside a new-look platform to amplify the impact of its purpose-driven content. The studio will leverage its network of filmmakers to help brands spotlight critical issues and connect with its community of next-gen viewers. Lisa Cadwallader joins the new studio […]

August 10, 2023

Play Hungry doc on WaterBear

New documentary, Play Hungry, has launched on WaterBear, the free streaming platform dedicated to the future of the planet. The documentary follows basketball team the UP Fighting Maroons’ first championship win in 36 years after experiencing involuntary hunger. Highlighting the complex relationship between basketball, poverty and community in the Philippines, the documentary explores how basketball isn’t […]

June 27, 2023

WaterBear, Ellen MacArthur Foundation join forces

WaterBear and the Ellen MacArthur Foundation have announced a collaboration to amplify the innovative, inspiring world of circularity through storytelling at both the B2B and B2C level. This impact-led collaboration aims to spark imagination and education around different ways of moving towards a circular economy, demonstrating the solutions that already exist for citizens on an […]

June 15, 2023

Ludovico Einaudi launches new film to tackle biodiversity

WaterBear Network- the free streaming platform that brings inspiration and action together through films – and production company Studio Birthplace have teamed up with renowned composer Ludovico Einaudi for Broken Wings, a new short capturing the journey tropical birds make from forest to cage. Soundtracked by Ludovico Einaudi’s Low Mist, the new film uncovers a […]

May 15, 2023

Unzipped doc launches on WaterBear

Award-winning documentary, Unzipped: An Autopsy of American Inequality has made its global streaming debut on WaterBear, the free environmental streaming platform dedicated to the future of the planet, following an award-winning festival run. Executive produced by Lucy Liu, and directed by Colin Gray, the documentary delves into the affordable housing crisis in Venice, California – […]

April 24, 2023

WaterBear, Jack Wolfskin launching Serengeti of America to rewild Great Plains doc

New documentary, Serengeti of America, will launch on April 21st on free environmental streaming platform WaterBear in partnership with Jack Wolfskin. This comes as part of their broader initiative to inspire action through storytelling. The documentary follows Jay Tutchton and Nicole Rosmarino, two activists on a mission to rewild and restore the great plains of […]

April 13, 2023

WaterBear, Nikon launch The Missing Lynx doc

New documentary, The Missing Lynx, has launched on free environmental streaming platform WaterBear in partnership with Nikon. The documentary comes as WaterBear and Nikon solidify their efforts to deliver impact through a new NGO storytelling initiative. The Missing Lynx follows Nikon creators, George Turner and Lara Jackson, as they travel to Switzerland to meet Kora, […]

March 8, 2023

Rakuten TV adds WaterBear

Streaming platform Rakuten TV has announced the addition of WaterBear, the free linear channel​ dedicated to ​the future of ​our planet. The channel us available on Rakuten TV in the UK, Ireland, Nordics and Netherlands effective immediately.  Water​B​ear ​features powerful stories from award-winning documentaries, enlightening short films and impactful series. Its content aims to bring […]

February 22, 2023

WaterBear Network earns B Corp status

WaterBear Network, the digital publisher and free streaming platform dedicated to the future of the planet, has been accredited with full B Corp status with a score of 126.6. B Corp status means brands must meet high standards of overall social and environmental performance, transparency and accountability. Businesses are held legally accountable to consider the […]

December 1, 2022

Australia: WaterBear network on Samsung TV Plus

WaterBear Network, the free streaming platform dedicated to sustainability and the future of the planet, has announced the continued expansion of its linear FAST channel on Samsung TV Plus across Australia. Available on all Samsung Smart TVs from 2017 -2022, viewers of the channel will have access to WaterBear Network’s original content. This includes a […]

November 21, 2022