Film Florida Podcast- Antonio Saillant, Filmmaker & Sustainability Expert
Antonio Saillant is a leader in the field of sustainable performance, with a diverse set of skills and expertise spanning from aerospace and environmental engineering to filmmaking, writing, acting and coaching. As a filmmaker, he recognizes the importance of reducing the impact of the entertainment industry on the environment and is dedicated to promoting sustainable business practices. He assists individuals and organizations in achieving a sustainable edge by enhancing personal and business performance and raising awareness about environmental issues. His experience in the film and television industry as an actor and producer has given him a unique perspective and purpose in the entertainment and business worlds. We talk about all of this and more on this episode of the Film Florida Podcast.
April 22, 2022 - Earth Day - NYIT
Sustainable Film Producer Antonio Saillant participated in New York Institute of Technology's Earth Week festivities by giving an important presentation on sustainable initiatives in film, television, and on Broadway, covering practices from energy to waste and beyond. Sponsored by the College of Engineering and Computing Sciences.
February 2017 - Grinnell College
Sustainable producer Antonio Saillant spoke at Grinnell College, Iowa, as a keynote speaker invited by the Wilson Center for Innovation and Leadership. He also held a workshop, presentation, Q&A, and met with students in film, television, theatrical production, and screenwriting classes, as well as policy studies and environmental studies. As a leading voice in energy policy, Saillant is dedicated to promoting sustainable practices and spreading awareness. Grinnell College, known for its environmental responsibility, has committed to climate neutrality and has received recognition as one of the most environmentally responsible colleges in the US and Canada. The college prioritizes sustainability in its courses, buildings, and practices, and has recycling bins, composting, and rainwater collection systems in place.