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Half Life: A Parable for the Nuclear Age
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directed by Dennis O'Rourke, 1945-2013; produced by Dennis O'Rourke, 1945-2013 (Cairns, Queensland: Camerawork Pty, 1985), 1 hour 21 mins
Rooted in first-person interviews, Half Life is a chilling and honest investigation into the United States-led nuclear testing in the Pacific and the real and lasting impact it had on people, now and for generations to come. The United States liberated the Marshall Islands from Japanese rule in 1947, and the docu...
directed by Dennis O'Rourke, 1945-2013; produced by Dennis O'Rourke, 1945-2013 (Cairns, Queensland: Camerawork Pty, 1985), 1 hour 21 mins
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Lañinbwil's Gift
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directed by Jack Niedenthal, fl. 2008 and Suzanne Chutaro, fl. 2010; produced by Jack Niedenthal, fl. 2008 and Suzanne Chutaro, fl. 2010 (Microwave Films, 2011), 1 hour 39 mins
Lañinbwil's Gift is the story of Jacob, an old island man with a complicated secret. When Jacob was a teenager, a noniep, a Marshallese fairy known for helping troubled souls, transformed him from a homeless simpleton into a normal young man. This favor, however, came with a huge cost: The noniep made Jacob promi...
directed by Jack Niedenthal, fl. 2008 and Suzanne Chutaro, fl. 2010; produced by Jack Niedenthal, fl. 2008 and Suzanne Chutaro, fl. 2010 (Microwave Films, 2011), 1 hour 39 mins
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Our Forests, Our Lives: In the Balance
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directed by Larry Thomas, 1961-; produced by Larry Thomas, 1961- (New Caledonia: Secretariat of the Pacific Community (Organization), 2011), 19 mins
The year 2011 marks the United Nations International Year of Forests. This documentary takes you on a journey across the vast expanse of the world's largest ocean to highlight some of the immense challenges and innovative efforts of Pacific Island countries and territories in trying to sustainably manage one of t...
directed by Larry Thomas, 1961-; produced by Larry Thomas, 1961- (New Caledonia: Secretariat of the Pacific Community (Organization), 2011), 19 mins
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Ainikien Jidjid Ilo Boñ: The Sound of Crickets at Night
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directed by Jack Niedenthal, fl. 2008 and Suzanne Chutaro, fl. 2010; produced by Jack Niedenthal, fl. 2008 and Suzanne Chutaro, fl. 2010 (Microwave Films, 2012), 1 hour 20 mins
Ainikien Jidjid ilo Boñ (The Sound of Crickets at Night) is the story of a family displaced as a result of nuclear testing on Bikini Atoll and now living in exile on Ejit Island on Majuro Atoll in the Marshall Islands. Kali, a darling-though-curious 10-year-old Bikinian girl, watches in dismay as her mother and f...
directed by Jack Niedenthal, fl. 2008 and Suzanne Chutaro, fl. 2010; produced by Jack Niedenthal, fl. 2008 and Suzanne Chutaro, fl. 2010 (Microwave Films, 2012), 1 hour 20 mins
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The Land of Eb
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directed by Andrew Williamson, fl. 2006 (Privately Published, 2012), 1 hour 28 mins
"Set in a neglected corner of the Hawaiian islands, The Land of Eb is a feature film about a Marshallese family struggling to create a new home for themselves on the periphery of society. Living in the stark volcanic landscape of one of the most remote Hawaiian communities, Jacob, an immigrant father and grandfath...
directed by Andrew Williamson, fl. 2006 (Privately Published, 2012), 1 hour 28 mins
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North-Rep: Empowering Communities, Part One
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produced by Larry Thomas, 1961- (New Caledonia: Secretariat of the Pacific Community (Organization), 2012), 22 mins
This documentary takes you on a journey across the vast North Pacific to discover how an EU funded initiative called the North Pacific ACP Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Project (North-REP) is working to not only reduce Pacific island communities reliance on fossil fuels but ultimately to improve the livel...
produced by Larry Thomas, 1961- (New Caledonia: Secretariat of the Pacific Community (Organization), 2012), 22 mins
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Undiscovered Country: A Tale of Color and Development
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directed by Nuith Morales, fl. 2012 and Peter Sutoris, fl. 2012; produced by Peter Sutoris, fl. 2012 (Marshall Islands: Privately Published, 2012), 1 hour 7 mins
When the god Lowa created the world, he sent the artists Lewoj and Lanij to paint colorful patterns onto all the living creatures on Earth. According to Marshallese lore, the people of the Marshall Islands learned from the artists to create order by using colors to denote identity, rank, and duty amongst themselve...
directed by Nuith Morales, fl. 2012 and Peter Sutoris, fl. 2012; produced by Peter Sutoris, fl. 2012 (Marshall Islands: Privately Published, 2012), 1 hour 7 mins
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Yokwe Bartowe: Poor Bartowe
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directed by Suzanne Chutaro, fl. 2010 and Jack Niedenthal, fl. 2008; produced by Suzanne Chutaro, fl. 2010 and Jack Niedenthal, fl. 2008 (Microwave Films, 2010), 1 hour 30 mins
Yokwe Bartowe is the story of a beautiful young island girl named Lijiamao who is kidnapped by an evil demon bird. The ancient legend of the 'kwolej' bird dictates that its main mission in life is to create sorrow and misfortune in the world. Bartowe is Lijiamao's 20-year-old brother and he was supposed to be watc...
directed by Suzanne Chutaro, fl. 2010 and Jack Niedenthal, fl. 2008; produced by Suzanne Chutaro, fl. 2010 and Jack Niedenthal, fl. 2008 (Microwave Films, 2010), 1 hour 30 mins
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Island topics, No. 42, Beyond the Spoken Word: Insuring the legacy of our land
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produced by Micronesian Seminar, in Island topics, No. 42 (Pohnpei: Micronesian Seminar, 2000), 32 mins
A documentary about the importance of land in Majuro which explores how oral traditions and histories linking families to land has developed historically in Micronesia.
produced by Micronesian Seminar, in Island topics, No. 42 (Pohnpei: Micronesian Seminar, 2000), 32 mins
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Film Review: Na Noniep and Yokwe Bartowe
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(Honolulu, HI: University of Hawaii Press, 2011), 5 page(s)
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