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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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Amazonia: Voices from the Rainforest
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directed by Glenn Switkes, fl. 1981 and Monti Aguirre, fl. 1991; produced by Glenn Switkes, fl. 1981 and Monti Aguirre, fl. 1991, Amazonia Film Project (San Francisco, CA: The Video Project, 1991), 1 hour 9 mins
For 500 years the indigenous people of the Amazon have defended their homeland against the invasion that has brought the mass extinction of over 700 tribes and destruction of the rainforests in which they live. Amazonia gives voice to these native people, as well as the riverine dwellers, rubber tappers, and small...
directed by Glenn Switkes, fl. 1981 and Monti Aguirre, fl. 1991; produced by Glenn Switkes, fl. 1981 and Monti Aguirre, fl. 1991, Amazonia Film Project (San Francisco, CA: The Video Project, 1991), 1 hour 9 mins
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The Beekeepers
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directed by Richard Knox Robinson, fl. 2007; produced by Richard Knox Robinson, fl. 2007 (New York, NY: The Cinema Guild, 2008), 28 mins
What can the behavior of bees tell us about our environment? The Beekeepers is an innovative documentary that investigates the causes behind Colony Collapse Disorder, the mass disappearance of bees all over the world.
directed by Richard Knox Robinson, fl. 2007; produced by Richard Knox Robinson, fl. 2007 (New York, NY: The Cinema Guild, 2008), 28 mins
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Bendum: In The Heart of Mindanao
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written by E. Anthony Collins, 1963-; directed by E. Anthony Collins, 1963-; produced by E. Anthony Collins, 1963- (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2001), 29 mins
This documentary is about the homeland and daily life of an indigenous tribal community in the tropical uplands of central Mindanao, Philippines. In this small village called Bendum, the local community has successfully struggled, after decades of commercialized logging and deforestation, to gain control over thei...
written by E. Anthony Collins, 1963-; directed by E. Anthony Collins, 1963-; produced by E. Anthony Collins, 1963- (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2001), 29 mins
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Brazil: The True People
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directed by Cristina M. Simoes Floria, Jurandir Sindiwe, Belisario Franca and Angela Pappiani; produced by Xavante Organization (Derry, NH: Chip Taylor Communications, 2000), 33 mins
The Xavante Indians in Eteniritipa, Brazil, face pressure from the government to open up the river that sustains them, to commercial traffic. This hypnotic documentary is the Xavante people's challenge to the world. The message comes to us not through conventional narration, but through the voices of the village e...
directed by Cristina M. Simoes Floria, Jurandir Sindiwe, Belisario Franca and Angela Pappiani; produced by Xavante Organization (Derry, NH: Chip Taylor Communications, 2000), 33 mins
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Breathing Underwater
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directed by Hee-young Koh, fl. 2016; produced by Gary Byung-Seok Kam, Soom Be Productions (Zurich Canton: First Hand Films, 2016), 53 mins
Women of the sea have to hold their breath to survive - or breath under water, which can turn into a desire and temptation that can not be contained. Seven years of exclusive filming reveals a closed community of these women of all ages.
directed by Hee-young Koh, fl. 2016; produced by Gary Byung-Seok Kam, Soom Be Productions (Zurich Canton: First Hand Films, 2016), 53 mins
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Can Easter Island's Treasures Withstand Storms of Climate Change?
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produced by NewsHour Productions (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2018), 10 mins
Spectacular giant statues evoke history and mystery on Easter Island, a place that has symbolized what humans can achieve and then destroy. Now everywhere you look on the island, home to about 6,000 residents, there are signs of coastal erosion and dangers of climate change. As part of our series Culture at Risk,...
produced by NewsHour Productions (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2018), 10 mins
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Can Tropical Rainforests Be Saved?
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produced by Robert Richter, 1929-, Richter Productions (New York, NY: Richter Productions, 1991), 1 hour 58 mins
The first global investigation of this global issue, filmed in Asia, Africa and Latin America
produced by Robert Richter, 1929-, Richter Productions (New York, NY: Richter Productions, 1991), 1 hour 58 mins
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A City Rising From the Sea
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directed by Feisal Malik, fl. 1999; produced by Feisal Malik, fl. 1999 (Nairobi, Nairobi Area District: Africa24 Media, 2016), 47 mins
A city born from the sea. This is a documentary of the works of nature and man in the reclamation of land from the Atlantic Ocean to create ultra-modern green city in Lagos, Nigeria.
directed by Feisal Malik, fl. 1999; produced by Feisal Malik, fl. 1999 (Nairobi, Nairobi Area District: Africa24 Media, 2016), 47 mins
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Deep Time
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directed by Noah Hutton, 1987-; produced by Jesse Miller, fl. 2015, Sara'o Bery, fl. 2009 and Noah Hutton, 1987-, Couple 3 Films and Crude Independence (New York, NY: The Cinema Guild, 2016), 1 hour 30 mins
A kaleidoscopic study of the recent oil boom in North Dakota, Deep Time is an award winning documentary that focuses on the impact the fossil fuel business has on the environment and on how it affects local landowners, state officials and the Indigenous Mandan, Hidatsa and Arikara Nation. A complex take on a timel...
directed by Noah Hutton, 1987-; produced by Jesse Miller, fl. 2015, Sara'o Bery, fl. 2009 and Noah Hutton, 1987-, Couple 3 Films and Crude Independence (New York, NY: The Cinema Guild, 2016), 1 hour 30 mins
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