Director: Eelke Dekker // 63min // 2019
Plastic Paradox is a story about the extraordinary campaign against plastic pollution by the so called ‘Plastic Soup Surfer’. It shows the activist Merijn Tinga, who motivated by his previous success, decides to 3D-print a new surfboard from plastic litter and windsurf this over 600 kilometers. The expedition is full of setbacks and it confronts him with his ambitions and his ultimate goal.
It is a personal movie about ideals, determination and the search of one man who wants make a difference…
A day in september on which citizens are activated to pick up litter and monitor what they find.
A landfill in the north of France eroding into the ocean each coming tide.