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Cook Island Disability: A Mother's Love
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directed by Aren Baoa, fl. 2011; produced by Larry Thomas, 1961- (New Caledonia: Secretariat of the Pacific Community (Organization), 2006), 13 mins
This story looks at a young mother’s love for her daughter, who is living with disability. Teperu is totally dependent on her family to survive while her mother Nancy Battalaird struggles against stigmatization and the lack of facilities for people living with disability in the Cook Islands. Nancy's love for he...
directed by Aren Baoa, fl. 2011; produced by Larry Thomas, 1961- (New Caledonia: Secretariat of the Pacific Community (Organization), 2006), 13 mins
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Riches from the Deep, 1, Riches From The Deep
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directed by Nils Arne Saebo and Terje Dale; produced by Kjell Jarle Hoyheim and Knut Midttun, Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation, in Riches from the Deep, 1 (Oslo, Oslo County: Nordic World, 2000), 57 mins
This programme charts the resources inherent in the world's rivers, lakes and oceans, and shows that this treasure trove is not merely a matter of food and money, but is equally a key to a meaningful life. When the men of the Pacific island of Mitiaro set out to fish for tuna, they do so from canaoes hewn from tr...
directed by Nils Arne Saebo and Terje Dale; produced by Kjell Jarle Hoyheim and Knut Midttun, Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation, in Riches from the Deep, 1 (Oslo, Oslo County: Nordic World, 2000), 57 mins
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Riches from the Deep, 3, Where Human Sharks are King
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directed by Nils Arne Saebo and Terje Dale; produced by Kjell Jarle Hoyheim and Knut Midttun, Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation, in Riches from the Deep, 3 (Oslo, Oslo County: Nordic World, 2000), 54 mins
The third and last programme in the series explains how we share the harvest of the sea among us. To start with, the ocean was open to all, but when overfishing became a problem and stocks were in danger of being wiped out, the right to unrestricted fishing evolved into a bitterly fought free-for-all. Together w...
directed by Nils Arne Saebo and Terje Dale; produced by Kjell Jarle Hoyheim and Knut Midttun, Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation, in Riches from the Deep, 3 (Oslo, Oslo County: Nordic World, 2000), 54 mins
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Adapting to Climate Change in the Smaller Pacific Island States
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produced by Larry Thomas, 1961- (New Caledonia: Secretariat of the Pacific Community (Organization), 2013), 43 mins
Climate Change is among the most serious challenges facing Pacific Island countries and territories. The small island nations of Cook Islands, Tuvalu, Kiribati and Federated States of Micronesia are no exception particularly with the impacts posed to their communities. This documentary is part of a series of infor...
produced by Larry Thomas, 1961- (New Caledonia: Secretariat of the Pacific Community (Organization), 2013), 43 mins
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Riches from the Deep, 2, Dreams of Catches Unlimited
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directed by Terje Dale and Nils Arne Saebo; produced by Kjell Jarle Hoyheim and Knut Midttun, Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation, in Riches from the Deep, 2 (Oslo, Oslo County: Nordic World, 2000), 1 hour 4 mins
This programme shows how man has harvested the riches of the deep. Dreams of enormous catches have provided the incentive, but dreams are notably nebulous: for some, admittedly, their dreams have come true, but for others they have turned into nightmares. We meet fishermen on the Pacific island of Mitiaro, and wi...
directed by Terje Dale and Nils Arne Saebo; produced by Kjell Jarle Hoyheim and Knut Midttun, Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation, in Riches from the Deep, 2 (Oslo, Oslo County: Nordic World, 2000), 1 hour 4 mins
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