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Eye to Eye, Episode 25, Attilah Springer and Muhammed Muwakil
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directed by Ricky Latiff, fl. 1981; produced by Christopher Laird, 1945-, Banyan Productions; interview by Christopher Laird, 1945-, in Eye to Eye, Episode 25 (2011), 48 mins
Christopher Laird speaks to journalist and cultural activist Attilah Springer about her passion for causes, environment. Her work in the anti aluminium smelter movement.
directed by Ricky Latiff, fl. 1981; produced by Christopher Laird, 1945-, Banyan Productions; interview by Christopher Laird, 1945-, in Eye to Eye, Episode 25 (2011), 48 mins
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Ghosts of our Forest
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directed by Daniel Roher, 1994-; produced by Lisa Trogisch, fl. 2017, Isis Essery, fl. 2016 and Daniel Roher, 1994-, Loud Roar Productions (New York, NY: The Cinema Guild, 2017), 1 hour 3 mins
In 1992, the indigenous pygmy Batwa people of Uganda were forcefully removed from their ancestral homes by the government to protect the endangered gorilla population. Left with no compensation or resettlement plans, most Batwa people now live in poverty, forced to make a living by guiding tourists through their o...
directed by Daniel Roher, 1994-; produced by Lisa Trogisch, fl. 2017, Isis Essery, fl. 2016 and Daniel Roher, 1994-, Loud Roar Productions (New York, NY: The Cinema Guild, 2017), 1 hour 3 mins
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Marion Stoddart: The Work of 1000
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directed by Dorie Clark, fl. 2010 and Susan Edwards, fl. 2009; produced by extra mile design (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2010), 31 mins
In the 1960s, the Nashua River in New Hampshire and central Massachusetts was one of the 10 most polluted in the country, clogged with multicolored, toxic sludge from nearby paper mills. Around that time, housewife Marion Stoddart moved to the area with her family, so close to the river they could smell its noxiou...
directed by Dorie Clark, fl. 2010 and Susan Edwards, fl. 2009; produced by extra mile design (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2010), 31 mins
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Seabrook 1977
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directed by Phyllis Joffe, 1943-2002 and Robbie Leppzer, fl. 1997; produced by Turning Tide Productions and Video NewsReal (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2007), 1 hour 20 mins
In April 1977, the small coastal town of Seabrook, New Hampshire became an international symbol in the battle over atomic energy. Concerned about the dangers of potential radioactive accidents, over 2,000 members of the Clamshell Alliance, a coalition of environmental groups, attempted to block construction of a n...
directed by Phyllis Joffe, 1943-2002 and Robbie Leppzer, fl. 1997; produced by Turning Tide Productions and Video NewsReal (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2007), 1 hour 20 mins
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The Water Talks to Me
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written by Nancy Eve Cohen; directed by Nancy Eve Cohen; produced by Nancy Eve Cohen (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1989), 29 mins
The Water Talks to Me provides a close look at a traditional fishing community caught in the midst of change. Shot in the fishing port of Gloucester, Massachusetts, and on vessels in the North Atlantic, this half-hour documentary explores the impact of declining fish populations on the lives of two offshore fisher...
written by Nancy Eve Cohen; directed by Nancy Eve Cohen; produced by Nancy Eve Cohen (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1989), 29 mins
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Water Trilogy, Stolen Paradise
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directed by Jesse Dizard, fl. 2011; produced by Jesse Dizard, fl. 2011, Advanced Laboratory for Visual Anthropology, in Water Trilogy (Chico, CA: Advanced Laboratory for Visual Anthropology, 2018), 30 mins
Aside from the technical details of reservoir site selection and the engineering virtuosity of dam and aqueduct construction, this film is concerned with putting contemporary circumstances into historical context and asks 'how did we get here?' Interviews with tribal members reveal the abiding sense of stewardship...
directed by Jesse Dizard, fl. 2011; produced by Jesse Dizard, fl. 2011, Advanced Laboratory for Visual Anthropology, in Water Trilogy (Chico, CA: Advanced Laboratory for Visual Anthropology, 2018), 30 mins
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