Dorjee Sun, a young Australian Entrepreneur, believes there's money to be made from protecting rainforests in Indonesia, saving the orangutan from extinction and making a real impact on climate change. Armed with a laptop and a backpack, he sets out across the globe to find investors in his carbon trading scheme. It is a battle against time. Achmadi, the palm oil farmer is ready to set fire to his land to plant more palm oil, and Lone's orangutan centre has reached crisis point with over 600 orangutans rescued from the fires.

The Burning Season is an eco-thriller about a young man not afraid to confront the biggest challenge of our time. Watch the cinema trailer here!

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Our laurels - winner, inside films 2008 - winner, audience choice award, brisbane 2008 - official selection, world doco comp, tribeca 2009 10 Things Things You Can Do to change the world