Let’s Pollute is an animated short created by Geefwee Boedoe and Tim Crawfurd. The film is a current day social commentary animated in a 1950’s and 1960’s educational film style.

The film starts out in the pre-industrial revolution America and then quickly moves into the modern times showing a nuclear family polluting their way through an average day. The narrator makes connections between our wasteful habits, big business, and the resulting out of control pollution of our air, water, and land. The narrator instructs us that pollution is part of our culture and it helps to keep our economy running smoothly.

It has been nominated for an Academy Award for Best Animated Short.


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