The Land

An Adventure Play Documentary

A new documentary film about Adventure Play. 

Submit Your Photos

New Deadline!  Tuesday, September 30, 2014. 

We've received dozens of photos from throughout Europe and want even more!

Any era, anywhere in the world.  See below for details. x  

Attention! The Land documentary seeks still photographs of adventure playgrounds from around the world, from any era, for possible inclusion in the upcoming film. 

If you have pictures up your sleeve, please email up to 3 high resolution images of your favorite adventure play site to erin [at] playfreemovie [dot] com with the following information:

  • The name of the playground (as it is known to the children).
  • The city where it's located.
  • The year the playground was established.
  • To whom should we credit the photo.

Deadline: Friday September 19, 2014. But don't wait, send them today!  Now extended!

Direct questions to erin [at] playfreemovie [dot] com.  Play on!



Brains at Play

(Adorable) evidence that play is an ancient behavior essential to the survival of the species, and getting girls. Featuring a cameo-of-sorts from George Clooney. 

Why do we humans like to play so much? Play sports, play tag, play the stock market, play Duck Duck Goose? We love it all. And we're not the only ones. Dogs, cats, bears, even birds seem to like to play. What are we all doing? Is there a point to it all?

Via @NPR. x